Meline Engineering in the press

ASHRAE Journal, March 2013

An article on how to select materials for GHP Piping Systems written by Lisa Meline. Topics include a background on GHP systems, different system types and recommendations.



ASHRAE Journal, February 2013

The final installment of a series of articles analyzing the long-term commercial GSHP performance written by Lisa Meline, P.E. and Steve Kavanaugh, Ph.D.


Ultimate Home Design

This article documents the design and construction of the first Optimum Performance Home™. The project has been selected by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for inclusion in the national Leadership In Energy & Environmental Design (LEED®) for Homes pilot program, their new green build certification initiative. The home will be built at The Sea Ranch, on the coast of Northern California. Meline Engineering provided both the mechanical and plumbing system design. The mechanical system consists of a geothermal heat pump system tied to a vertical closed loop heat exchanger.


Building Greater Northern California

A profile of Meline Engineering.


Sonoma County Water Agency

This video explains how a geothermal retrofit will help the Agency achieve its goal of "zero net energy" use.