Heat Pump Water Heaters

heatpumpThe best quality in energy efficient water heating, heat pump water heaters have an efficiency factor of 2.4.

To paint a clearer picture, gas water heaters have an efficiency factor around 0.7.  Electric resistance heaters can never be higher than 1, and have an EF of 0.9.

          • Tank has 2 inches of insulation
          • Dehumidifies occupied space
          • Heat of compression adds to overall efficiency
          • No ventilation required
          • No losses due to pilot light
          • Qualifies as Energy Star product
          • Eligible for a tax credit up to $300
          • Will save up to $300 every year

heat_pump_water_heat“If everyone buying an electric water heater this year chose an ENERGY STAR qualified heat pump model instead of a standard model, we would avoid 19.6 billion pounds of carbon dioxide emissions. That’s the equivalent of taking 1.6 million cars off the road.”        learn more at Energy Star