Hug Your Super-Efficient Water Heater On Heat Pump Water Heater Day

Credit to Author: Joe Wachunas| Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2022 03:06:57 +0000

You’ve heard of tree huggers? Well, on October 26, the Advanced Water Heating Initiative and hundreds of other organizations will celebrate another cylindrical climate saving object we should all be excited about (and maybe even hugging) — the heat pump water heater.  I know it may sound strange to hug the perhaps least-loved, least-exciting appliance […]

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Rheem Releases 120V Plug-In Heat Pump Water Heater That Can Be Plugged Into Typical Outlet

Credit to Author: Joe Wachunas| Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2022 18:00:24 +0000

Last fall I wrote about how 120 volt heat pump water heaters were just about to come out on the market. Well, they’re finally here! Rheem released its 120V ProTerra(R) Plug-in Heat Pump water heater (HPWH) in July and everyone is excited! Ok, you may not geek out on heat pump water heaters as much […]

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Our Water Heaters Could Help Save the Wilderness

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 08 Aug 2022 03:50:22 +0000

These solutions – renewable energy, heat pumps, electric vehicles and other electric solutions –  are capable of eliminating the majority of global carbon emissions.  Whenever a furnace or water heater or gas burning car is replaced with a clean electric alternative, it builds a piece of our new clean energy system and helps slow devastating climate impacts.

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AutoGrid Recruits Army Of Heat Pumps For Virtual Power Plants

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 01 Jul 2022 18:05:38 +0000

heat pumps, hot water heaters, virtual power plants Heat pumps, hot water heaters, and virtual power plants will do some serious generation-shifting on their own, with or without the Clean Power Plan (spoiler alert: without).

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A Heat Pump Water Heater Is The Energy Saving Equivalent Of 7 Solar Panels & Costs ⅙ the Price

Credit to Author: Joe Wachunas| Date: Fri, 08 Apr 2022 15:28:59 +0000

heat pump water heaterMy sister is in the process of building a house in Ohio, and I’ve been having conversations with her about how to make it green. She and my brother-in-law both consider me to be eco-crazed (arguably rightly so given the climactic and political stakes) and so tend to raise eyebrows when I make one of […]

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