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Energy from ambient heat

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The most commonly used method of sustainable heat generation is a system of heat pumps. Heat pumps can use a variety of different sources of heat: air, ground, surface water, drinking water and collectors. See also the more specific measures.

Geothermal heat can be extracted using probes or collectors.