Topics: Solar water heating design and integration, Title 24, LEED/energy efficiency certifications, how the new Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) impacts cost of installation and overall benefits (financial and environmental) of installing these systems.
Solar Water Heating
The Water Heating Calculation Method allows water heating credits for solar water heaters. Solar systems save energy by using renewable resources to offset the use of conventional energy sources. Solar water heating is Prescriptively required for water heating systems serving multiple dwelling units whether they are multifamily, hotel/motels or high-rise residential buildings.