Domestic Hot Water Type

Type of water heating equipment for hot running water.

Data Type: 
Constrained List
Unit of Measure: 
Commercial, Residential, Multifamily
List Options Option Definition Unit of Measure Source
Heat exchanger A heat exchanger is a piece of equipment built for efficient heat transfer from one medium to another. The media may be separated by a solid wall to prevent mixing or they may be in direct contact. N/A
Instantaneous Instantaneous, or tankless, water heaters use high-powered burners to quickly heat water as it runs through a heat exchanger, eliminating the need for a storage tank. N/A
Storage tank A hot water storage tank (also hot water tank, thermal storage tank, hot water thermal storage unit, heat storage tank, hot water cylinder) is a water tank that is used for storing hot water for space heating or domestic use. N/A
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