Geothermal and the Lane County Environment Geothermal products eject no dangerous greenhouse gasses such as carbon dioxide into the environment. In addition, they don't produce carbon monoxide to endanger your family. We understand your primary concern is the safety and comfort of your home and family. With geothermal systems you achieve both with ease. Need more information? 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 heat and cool your home. So, now you know WaterFurnace units are truly a natural green way to live.