Geothermal and the Burlington Environment Geothermal products emit no harmful greenhouse gasses such as carbon dioxide into the environment. They also don't produce carbon monoxide to put your family at risk. We understand your utmost 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) confimed that geothermal heat pumps are the most environmentally friendly and cost-efficient way to heat and cool your home. So, now you know geothermal units are truly a natural green way to live.