02 December 2022

Analysis of the use of ground source heat pumps for Brazilian climate and soil conditions

The use of ground source heat pumps (GHSP) has increased in several regions of the world in the last 10 years as a response to reducing carbon emissions, but in Brazil, there are significant markets to be explored. There are some challenges that must be addressed, such as drill costs and unbalanced loads. This paper analyses these aspects and provides some directions to overcome those challenges.