Heating Your Home Using Natural Gas
Heating your home these days has never been easier using natural gas. It may be easy to use and set up a natural gas furnace but do you really know the consequence on the environment? Fracking in Ontario has been a huge problem as most of the natural gas supplied to Toronto homes come from fracking. As Toronto and the surrounding areas have rich water resources, we must ensure that they are protected for future generations. You should talk to your furnace repair company to ensure your natural gas is from a source that does not use fracking.It is possible to get natural gas from the ground where there is a strong pressure. Usually fracking is used in natural gas wells which have already been depleted and the small remaining quantities wish to be extracted.
Instead of using natural gas that could have potentially come fracking, you should try to switch to heating that uses geothermal energy. Toronto Brampton Vaughan HVAC, a company that specialises in heating and cooling, told us that geothermal is the best method to heat your home if you are concerned about the environment. Many people do not use geothermal heating because of the high costs associated with the setup. The HVAC company also works with the government and can provide geothermal set-up grants that can greatly reduce the capital investment required. Geothermal energy has no negative impact on the environment and it provides an excellent return on investment. This is the reason why governments are promoting this use of energy. Here is a link to find geothermal energy grants in your province.