Fossil Fuel Heat Pumps
Event Phone: (717) 939-1781
- April 18, 2017
5:00 am - 9:00 am
Preserving oil or gas as the primary energy source is an important aspect of providing a consumer with alternative options for heating and cooling their home. This half day course will provide technical training for adding a supplementary heat pump source to their comfort system. Technicians with field experience of working on heat pumps are an ideal candidate for this advanced training program.
Our Instructor: Ed (Eddie) Howell brings over 40 years of industry experience to the PPA technical training program. Eddie began his career working for PA based HVAC company for nearly two decades. He has spent the last 25 years at APR Supply which included managing their training efforts for the 30+ locations. Ed’s credentials include Nortek TSA, NATE Certified in four disciplines (A/C, HP, Gas Furnace, and Oil & Gas Hydronics), RSES Member, and local OESP Chapter member.
Fossil Fuel Heat Pumps will cover:
- Adding a heat pump to and existing oil or gas furnace
- Testing air flow for compatibility
- COP vs. HSPF
- Economic balance point vs. heat loss balance point
- Wiring and control strategy
You can sign up for the waiting list here