Energy performance rating for large and single packaged vertical air conditioners and heat pumps
|Publication Date:||1 January 2017|
|ICS Code (Ventilators. Fans. Air-conditioners):||23.120|
|ICS Code (Heat pumps):||27.080|
This Standard applies only to the following electrically driven, mechanical, vapour-compression-t
a) large air conditioners and heat pumps rated above 19 kW (65 000 Btu/h) cooling or heating capacity at standard rating conditions for both single- and three-phase electrical power supplies; and
b) all sizes of single packaged vertical air conditioners and heat pumps and air-conditioning condensing units.
Note: See Tables 1 to 3 for classifications of air conditioners, heat pumps, and air-conditioning condensing units.
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