Permitting requirements of geothermal heat exchangers in NYC:
- list of agencies involved- water tests required by regulatory agencies
Heating and cooling loads, the effect of load dominance. How to pick an appropriate ground source heat pump type once the ground coupledheat exchanger has been selected.
a. Building distributionb. Installation Follow-up (Commissioning)c. Training
Performance and Ratings
a. Capital Costsb. Procurement requirementsc. Pay backs – Simple, Return on Investment, Present Valued. Maintenance- Case Studies
Summary of refrigerant types used in geothermal equipment: a. Hydrogeology of NYCb. Choosing a geo-exchanger using hydrogeological analysis. Systems analyzedwill include:
- remote and diffusion wells (an example will be included for such an application in Queens and/or Brooklyn)- slinkies and buried pipe- vertical pipe- standing column well