The Ins and Outs of Selecting Cold Climate Minisplit Heat Pumps - Self Study


Author: Marc Rosenbaum

Subjects: Green Building: Zero Net Energy

Length: 1 module

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Minisplit heat pumps are a great space conditioning choice for low energy buildings. Getting the appropriate information to be sure that a unit will heat your building at design heating temperature can be confusing. In this presentation you’ll learn the latest about heat pumps that can supply heat at temperatures as low as -15°F, and how to understand ratings and manufacturers' data so that you can confidently select the proper system.

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Q+A Call Recording

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Marc Rosenbaum

Director of Engineering, South Mountain Company

Marc Rosenbaum, P.E. uses an integrated systems design approach to help people create buildings and communities which connect us to the natural world, and support both personal and planetary health. He brings this vision, experience and commitment to a collaborative design process, with the goal of profoundly understanding the interconnections between people, place, and...[more]

Course Outline

Video Lecture and Q+A Call Recording

  • The Ins and Outs of Selecting Cold Climate Minisplit Heat Pumps (34 minutes) (Video)
  • ASHRAE Climatic Design Conditions (Resource)
  • NEEP Cold Climate Air Source Heat Pump Specification (Resource)
  • 1-hour Q+A call recording (MP3) (Resource)

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