Commercial Heat Pump Water Heaters: Engineering Deep Dive
Prerequisite: Introduction to CHPWHs: The WHYs and HOWs in Multifamily & Commercial Applications
Number of Credits (if applicable): BPI 4.0
Course Description: This course introduces the engineering fundamentals of commercial heat pump water heater systems and evaluates important design considerations, the landscape of market delivery, product availability, system configurations, codes/policies, and energy savings potential. Additionally, this course demonstrates how to use Ecotope’s free design tool: the Ecosizer, and explores successful case studies.
Audience: Engineers, architects, designers, building owners, and facility managers.
Review market language, product configuration, and available technology
Introduce and explore the components of CHPWH systems
Examine essential design considerations, selection criteria, and tools (Ecosizer)
Identify energy savings potential by exploring successful case studies