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Qualified Products List Update - New Tier 2 Bradford White Models

Posted: Jun 02, 2015


We are excited to announce that heat pump water heater product diversity continues to grow. Bradford White, a strong brand in distribution, has released the Aerotherm heat pump water heater. This product meets the Northern Climate Specification Tier 2/3 requirements and has been added to the Northern Climate Specification Qualified Products List. Key details include:

  • Available in 50- (RE2H50R10B) and 80-gallon (RE2H80R10B) sizes
  • Both models are listed as both Tier 2 and Tier 3 qualifying units
  • To achieve Tier 3 efficiency, the units must be manually placed in "Cold Climate Efficiency" mode
  • The Aerotherm is available exclusively in the wholesale channel
  • Visit Bradford White's website for product details

The Northern Climate Specification Qualified Products List has seen several changes in 2015, Click here for a summary. If you're having trouble viewing the updated list, please clear your cache and refresh the page.

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions about these updates.

Thank you,

Hot Water Solutions

Hot Water Solutions is an initiative of the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA). For more information, visit

What are Tiers?

Energy efficiency levels and features of heat pump water heaters vary by product tier. Higher tier products have greater efficiency and the more advanced product features.

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The higher the energy factor, the more efficient the water heater.