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WaterFurnace Extends Perfect Choice Savings Event Into 2013

Rebates Range From $1,000 to $2,500 on Packages Featuring 5 Series 500A11 and 7 Series 700A11 Geothermal Heat Pumps

FORT WAYNE, IN -- (Marketwire) -- 01/02/13 -- WaterFurnace International, Inc., the leading manufacturer of geothermal and water source heat pumps, announced it will update its Perfect Choice Savings Event and extend the promotion into 2013. Between Jan. 2 and March 31, 2013, homeowners will have a choice of packages that now include WaterFurnace's flagship 7 Series 700A11 variable capacity geothermal heat pump or the 5 Series 500A11 geothermal heat pump, with rebates that range from $1,000 to $2,500.

"The Perfect Choice Savings Event has helped homeowners around the country upgrade to a WaterFurnace geothermal heating and air conditioning system," said Tim Litton, WaterFurnace director of marketing communications. "Thanks to the program's tremendous response, we're extending this special offer into 2013. Dramatic savings on utility bills combined with a 30 percent federal tax credit and a growing number of local incentives make the Perfect Choice Savings Event very attractive."

Each of the three promotional packages is tailored to fit any homeowner's needs. The Ultimate Comfort Package offers a $2,500 instant rebate on the WaterFurnace 7 Series 700A11, the first variable capacity geothermal unit available for homeowners and the only unit to surpass both 41 energy efficiency ratio (EER) and 5.3 coefficient of performance (COP). In addition to this groundbreaking geothermal unit, the package includes:

  • Aurora variable speed control to continuously monitor and optimize operation
  • Choice between two programmable thermostats, both with humidity control, or the option to include the IntelliZone2 zoning system
  • Choice of electric heat or AlpinePure™ 4-inch MERV 11 filters
  • Choice of a WaterFurnace flow center or a well water kit

The Essential Comfort Package gives homeowners a $1,500 instant rebate on WaterFurnace's 5 Series 500A11 dual capacity geothermal heat pump with the Aurora Expansion Board (AXB) for energy monitoring as well as the IntelliStart soft start system. The package also includes:

  • Choice of thermostat
  • Choice of electric heat or AlpinePure 411
  • Choice of a WaterFurnace flow center or a well water kit

The Geothermal Upgrade Package is designed for homeowners who are already experiencing the benefits of a geothermal heating and cooling system. The package offers a $1,000 instant rebate on a 5 Series 500A11 system to replace an existing geothermal unit of any brand.

WaterFurnace geothermal heat pumps are similar to traditional heat pumps but are more than twice as efficient. Instead of using the outside air, geothermal heat pumps tap into the constant thermal energy stored just below the earth's surface. A series of underground pipes (an earth loop) circulates an environmentally friendly mixture of alcohol and water to transport that energy. The earth loop brings heat into the home from below ground during the winter and removes heat from the home during the summer, carrying it back into the ground. Using this free energy source can save homeowners as much as 70 percent on their heating and cooling bills. The system can also generate heat for hot water, all without using any on-site fossil fuels or emitting carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide or other greenhouse gases.

To learn more about geothermal and the WaterFurnace 5 Series 500A11 and 7 Series 700A11 geothermal heat pumps, or to locate a WaterFurnace dealer near you, visit the WaterFurnace website at www.waterfurnace.com/perfectchoice.

WaterFurnace International, Inc.
WaterFurnace International, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of residential, commercial, industrial and institutional geothermal and water source heat pumps. Products from WaterFurnace include energy-efficient and environmentally friendly geothermal comfort systems, indoor air quality products and pool heaters. WaterFurnace (TSX: WFI) was founded in 1983, and the company is headquartered in Fort Wayne, Ind. For the latest news and updates from WaterFurnace, connect with us on your favorite social media sites -- follow us on Twitter (@WaterFurnace), like us on Facebook or view the WaterFurnace YouTube Channel.

Related links:

WaterFurnace International, Inc. - http://www.waterfurnace.com/

geothermal - http://www.waterfurnace.com/how-it-works.aspx

heat pumps - http://www.waterfurnace.com/geothermal-heat-pumps.aspx

Perfect Choice Savings Event - http://www.waterfurnace.com/perfectchoice

7 Series 700A11 - http://www.waterfurnace.com/7Series

5 Series 500A11 - http://www.waterfurnace.com/products.aspx?prd=500A11

tax credit - http://www.waterfurnace.com/tax_credits.aspx

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