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Heat Pumps air Conditioners

Technically, a heat pump is a mechanical-compression cycle refrigeration system that can be reversed to either heat or cool a controlled space. Installation for this type of system typically consists of two parts: an indoor unit called an air handler and an outdoor unit similar to a central air conditioner, but referred to as a heat pump. A compressor circulates refrigerant that absorbs and releases heat as it travels between the indoor and outdoor units.


Think of a heat pump as a heat transporter constantly moving warm air from one place to another, to where its needed or not needed, depending on the season. Even in air that's seems too cold, heat energy is present. When it's cold outside a heat pump extracts this outside heat and transfers it inside. When it’s warm outside, it reverses directions and acts like an air conditioner, removing heat from your home.

One advantage of a heat pump is that it moves heat instead of generating heat, giving you more energy efficiency. Also, it is powered by electricity, so you can save substantially on fuel consumption. For example, a Trane XL20i heat pump is among the HVAC industry’s most efficient, with a rating up to 19.00 SEER and 9.00 HSPF.

Note that heat pumps are best for moderate climates, and a supplemental heating source may be needed for lower temperatures. As a year-round solution for home comfort, Trane heat pumps can become a key part of your matched system. An independent Trane dealer can help you decide if a heat pump system is right for you.

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Home (Air-Con-Int)
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  • Quiet and Efficient, Sleep Mode, Vertical Auto Swing, Intelligent Preheating/Defrosting, Timer, Auto Restart, Turbo Mode
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Pioneer Pioneer Ductless Wall Mount Mini Split INVERTER Air Conditioner with Heat Pump, 12000 BTU (1 Ton), 15 SEER, 208~230 VAC, Full Set
Home (Pioneer)
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Home (Klimaire)
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  • Featuring turbo function, quiet operation, air circulation, along with dehumidifying and whisper quiet sleep mode
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