Heat Pump Water Heaters: Bring Them Upstairs?

Fall 2018
A version of this article appears in the Fall 2018 issue of Home Energy Magazine.
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September 14, 2018
Heat pump water heaters are seeing increasing use in homes. They go well with solar PV and so support strategic electrification to reduce carbon emissions. And they are more efficient than electric-resistance water heaters. Several major water heater manufacturers are now making them. They are clearly here to stay.

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