Domestic hot water tank
water inside the storage tank is primarily warmed up by thermal energy from the
outside air, thanks to a heat exchanger connected to the heat pump. An
additional electrical heating element in the domestic water tank can take care
of extra heat required in the shower, tub or sink. At necessary intervals the
water is automatically heated to 70°C to prevent
Altherma you can enjoy delightfully warm and
perfectly safe water at all times. Depending on your daily consumption of hot
water, Altherma domestic hot water tanks are available in three different sizes,
with the largest one being the most efficient.
In combination with solar collectors, Altherma
uses thermal energy from the sun, which will keep up its good work for another
five billion years, for heating the domestic hot water. The sun can provide 30
to 70% of the energy required for our hot water needs.
temperature regulator (optional)
The system can be combined with additional
temperature regulating systems with separate thermostats for every single room.
Both wired and wireless models of easy-to-use thermostats with extensive
possibilities are available from Daikin.
The outdoor units
Altherma uses a natural source of energy. The
outdoor unit extracts heat from the outside air and raises its temperature to a
level high enough to supply heating