TRACK 1: Plumbing
Consulting Engineer & Principal
John Siegenthaler, P.E., is a consulting engineer and principal of Appropriate Designs in Holland Patent, N.Y. His latest textbook “Heating With Renewable Energy,” will be released in January 2016 from Cengage Publishing. It shows how to use modern hydronics technology to create systems supplied by solar thermal, heat pump and biomass heat sources. Additional information is available at www.hydronicpros.com.
Air-to-water heat pumps represent an emerging market for hydronic heating and cooling pros. This session presents the basics of how they work, what factors influence their performance, and how they compare with other heat pump systems. It will also present schematics for systems applicable to residential and light commercial systems.