What is a surface collector?
A surface collector is a horizontally installed geothermal heat exchanger that transports heat to the heat pump by means of brine pipes. The surface collectors are installed at a depth of 1.2 – 1.5 m and with a spacing of 50 – 80 cm.
Where is a surface collector used?
To provide the same amount of extraction as geothermal baskets, area collectors require at least twice the installation area.
What are the advantages of a surface collector?
- The laying can also be done by the customer