Geothermal and the Columbia Environment Concerned about the environment? Sure, we all are. By choosing a geothermal product you eject no dangerous greenhouse gasses such as carbon monoxide into your environment. Your family's safety is utmost to you and we understand that. Providing a place of comfort and protection for your family goes hand in hand. You attain both when you choose geothermal. Here are some agencies that agree. The EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) and the DOE (Department of Energy) concluded that geothermal heat pumps are the most environmentally friendly and cost-efficient way to condition your home. So now you know WaterFurnace units are truly a natural, green way to live.