REEN-110: Geothermal Systems and Water Furnace Technology (2020-2021)

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Geothermal Sys & Water Furn
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
2 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Introduces the topic of geothermal energy, identifies geothermal energy sources, and provides an overview of how geothermal energy is used. Emphasizes residential heating using ground source heat pump technology. Covers the installation of a geothermal furnace in a residential application including an initial survey of the home and property, sizing of the unit, and the choice of the type of loop system to use. Also covers installation and maintenance of a geothermal heating system. Access to a working water furnace system and to on campus geothermal wells is available for laboratory activities.

Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Summer 2014 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.