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How Heat Pumps Work

A heat pump is a piece of electric HVAC equipment that can both heat and cool your home. Unlike traditional air conditioners, which only cool, heat pumps can also warm your home by extracting heat from the outside air even when it feels cold to us.  

Heat pump installed outside of home with lush gardens

How heat pumps transfer heat between spaces

Heat pumps work by transferring heat between indoor and outdoor environments to either cool or warm a space. Even in cold climates, they can extract heat from the outdoor air and efficiently distribute it indoors for heating purposes. This process allows heat pumps to provide effective heating during winter while offering cooling improvements in warmer seasons. Learn more

Heat pump installed outside of home with a homeowner and her dog.
Case Study

Electrify Everything MN: A Hybrid Home in Golden Valley

Golden Valley homeowners Jess and Jeff Curtes transformed their home by installing a ducted heat pump with a gas furnace providing comfort and efficiency while reducing environmental impact. This case study was pulled from Electrify Everything MN, showcasing real-world solutions for clean energy practices in Minnesota. 





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