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Building a Green Legacy

The Gerosa Family’s Journey to Sustainability For many parents, living a sustainable life is a core family value and how they put that into practice affects both their lifestyle and their finances. On top of […]

Considering a New HVAC System? Here Are the Top 10 Factors Influencing Geothermal System Installation Costs

You may be considering a renovation by upgrading your current HVAC system, replacing an old one or considering a more sustainable option from the ground-up when building a new home. In any scenario, geothermal heat […]

Dandelion Energy Celebrates 1,000th Geothermal Installation Milestone Making Heating & Cooling Affordable and Accessible for Homeowners

Dandelion Energy, the nation’s leading home geothermal company, announced reaching a celebratory milestone in October with its 1,000th home geothermal installation.

Dandelion Energy Expands Access to Residential Geothermal to Massachusetts

Massachusetts Homeowners Can Now Access Affordable, Sustainable Geothermal Heating and Cooling, Supporting State’s Ambitious Climate Objectives.

Join Dandelion for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Celebrate the Opening of our Base of Operations Serving All of Connecticut

Dandelion discusses the value of central air conditioning to make hot summer days cool and comfortable. Dandelion’s geothermal system works with central air and allows for earth-powered air conditioning.

Does a Geothermal Heating and Cooling System Impact Home Value?

Learn how Dandelion geothermal heating and cooling systems can increase home value through energy cost savings and resale opportunities.

Thinking About Adding Central AC? Read About Geothermal First.

Dandelion discusses the value of central air conditioning to make hot summer days cool and comfortable. Dandelion’s geothermal system works with central air and allows for earth-powered air conditioning.

Dandelion Energy Celebrates New Tax Credit for New York Homeowners Who Install Geothermal Systems

New Legislation Helps NY Homeowners Fight Climate Change at Home, Including Tax Credits for Residential Geothermal Heat Pumps Dandelion Energy, the nation’s leading home geothermal company, celebrates the passing of the New York state budget, which includes […]

Geothermal Pros & Cons: Is Geothermal Right For You?

Dandelion geothermal goes through the pros and cons of geothermal.

All You Need to Know About Home Geothermal Heating & Cooling

How exactly does home geothermal work? Dandelion Energy explains how their home geothermal system which includes a ground source heat pump, works.

The Power of Geothermal and Solar Together

Geothermal energy and solar power work together to make homes as efficient as possible, helping homeowners lower costs, minimize environmental impact, and maximize financial incentives.

Dandelion Energy’s Referral Program

We’re excited to launch our revamped customer referral program. Here’s everything you need to know to get started. Why should I refer customers to Dandelion? Because your friends, family, and neighbors can save money and […]

Geothermal Ground Loop Frequently Asked Questions

What is a ground loop? A ground loop is a series of pipes buried underground at a depth where temperatures stay consistent year-round. It serves as the critical link allowing geothermal heat pumps to use […]

5 Ways That Geothermal Can Go Wrong, and How to Do It Right

I’m Bryan Roberts — Sr. Energy Consultant. I joined Dandelion Geothermal as one of the first employees and have worked in clean energy and environmental planning for over a decade. Every year, my colleagues and […]

Farmer’s Almanac Predicts Harsh Winter: Make It the Last One You Heat With Fossil Fuels

As we start to prepare for the holiday season in a few weeks, homeowners can sense the start of winter returning in full force.  After a relatively moderate winter in 2022, The Farmers’ Almanac believes […]

From Advocate to Action

Mathew Tuttelman’s Sustainable Home Journey and the Pursuit of Net Zero Emissions For some people, sustainable green living is a goal. A future priority they hope to someday embody and embrace. For others, like Mathew […]

The Inflation Reduction Act First Anniversary:  A One Year Outlook 

One year ago, President Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act into law, setting the United States on a path to decrease greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030 and establishing numerous tax credits and incentive […]

Geothermal Investment Tax Credit Expanded to 30% by the Inflation Reduction Act

The extension of the Federal ITC will allow homeowners who install a geothermal heat pump to deduct 26% of the cost of the system from their federal income taxes.

Dandelion Energy & EmPower Solar Partner to Bring Renewable Energy Solutions to Long Island Homeowners

Geothermal energy and solar power work together to make homes as efficient as possible. Come to an informational event on Long Island to learn about solar + geothermal.

Debunking 5 Myths About Geothermal

Interest in geothermal heating and cooling solutions is soaring. Some people remain skeptical, turned off by prominent misconceptions about this powerful interior climate control solution. Here are the top five misconceptions about geothermal so that you can make a more informed decision for your family.

5 Ways to Electrify Your Home

Electrifying our homes is the best way to capitalize on renewable energy solutions that lower costs, limit climate impact, and support long-term sustainability. Here are five ways homeowners can begin that process today.

Spring is Almost Here: Why Now is the Right Time to Enhance Your Home Heating Solution

Dandelion geothermal systems take advantage of the earth’s constant temperature just 5 feet below ground, harnessing the steady temperature surrounding any home to heat or cool it as needed. Here are three reasons why it’s worth considering switching to geothermal today.

The Advantages of Geothermal Heat Pumps vs Air Source Heat Pumps

As homeowners begin to consider new choices to provide heating and cooling, the process starts with learning the difference between a geothermal and air-source heat pump.

How to Remove/Dispose Your Old Oil Tank

Aside from saying goodbye to exorbitantly high heating bills and wrangling oil deliveries over the phone, one of the most satisfying parts of ditching fuel oil is getting rid of the rusty 275-gallon oil tank […]

Announcing Our Partnership with Accrue Savings

Dandelion Energy is partnering with Accrue Savings to offer homeowners a payment option for installation of Dandelion Energy’s geothermal system.