Many municipalities throughout the United States are taking action to reduce their carbon emissions. One of the tactics they are using that effects the HVAC industry is the reduction, or removal, of natural gas for heating. This means our Industry will face the challenge of heating our buildings with electric heat. This ENL will cover the motivation to electrify, areas currently affected by this trend, and potential systems to meet electrification needs.
- Explain the concept and goals of electrification
- Understand the impact of policy in driving toward electrification
- Identify areas of the U.S. that are moving toward electrification
- Identify various systems and solutions that can be applied in an electrified HVAC system
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