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