U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Federal Energy Management Program
New and Underutilized Technology: Heat Pump Water Heater
The following information outlines key deployment considerations for heat pump water heaters within the Federal sector. This information spans:
With heat pump water heaters, air-to-water heat pumps replace electric resistance water heaters.
Heat pump water heaters are applicable in most building categories with tank type water heaters.
Key Factors for Deployment
Federal agencies should consider heat pump water heaters for residential type applications with 50-gallon capacity water heater tanks or larger.
Federal energy savings, cost-effectiveness, and probability of success are ranked 0-5 with 0 representing the lowest ranking and 5 representing the highest ranking. The weighted score is ranked 0-100 with 0 representing the lowest ranking and 100 representing the highest ranking.
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