Premier® Hybrid Electric Heat Pump Water Heater from State Water Heaters is the latest advancement in electric water heating. The hybrid electric design integrates heat pump technology to produce a product that is twice as efficient as a standard electric water heater, says the company. The Premier pulls heat from the surrounding air and deposits it into the 80-gallon storage tank, allowing the heater to operate in the most efficient mode. With an energy factor of 2.3, the Premier is Energy Star-qualified and tax credit eligible.
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