Reliance Electric Heat Pump Water Heater

Credit: Reliance Water Heater Company

What makes this product green?

  • Energy-conserving equipment


The Reliance electric heat pump water heaterAn appliance that uses an air-source heat pump to heat domestic hot water. Most heat-pump water heaters include an insulated tank equipped with an electric resistance element to provide backup heat whenever hot water demand exceeds the capacity of the heat pump. Since heat-pump water heaters extract heat from the air, they lower the temperature and humidity of the room in which they are installed. , available in 60- and 80-gallon models, combines heat pumpHeating and cooling system in which specialized refrigerant fluid in a sealed system is alternately evaporated and condensed, changing its state from liquid to vapor by altering its pressure; this phase change allows heat to be transferred into or out of the house. See air-source heat pump and ground-source heat pump. technology with two electrical heating elements. It heats water to 150°F, and offers four operating modes. In hybrid mode, the 60-gallon model provides a first hour rating of 68 gallons, and the 80-gallon model, 84 gallons. Both models are 24.5” wide; the 60-gallon is 67.3” tall and the 80-gallon is 81.5” tall. Both have an energy factor(EF). Efficiency measure for rating the energy performance of dishwashers, clothes washers, water heaters, and certain other appliances. The higher the energy factor, the greater the efficiency. In some appliances EF reflects the percentage of energy going into the appliance that is turned into useful energy. of 2.33 and carry a 10-year tank and parts warranty.

Additional Info


  • Energy Star - Heat Pump Water Heaters

Manufacturer Information

Reliance Water Heater Company
500 Tennessee Waltz Parkway
Ashland City, TN 37015
Fax: 1-800-821-2032
Toll-free: 1-800-553-3452

Listed in: Heat-Pump Water Heaters