An Assessment of Efficient Water Heating Options for an All-Electric Single Family Residence in a Mixed Humid Climate | NIST

“An evaluation of a variety of efficient water heating strategies for an all-electric single family home located in a mixed-humid climate is conducted using numerical modeling. The strategies considered include various combinations of solar thermal, heat pump, and electric resistance water heaters. The numerical model used in the study is first validated against a year of field data obtained on a dual-tank system with a solar thermal preheat tank feeding a heat pump water heater that serves as a backup.”

https://www.nist.gov/node/1113446

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