5.2.16 Low Carbon Hot Water Systems

LPDD Recommendation: “State Legislatures or local governments should enact mandates for low-carbon hot water systems appropriate for their regions, or, alternatively, for zero-energy buildings.”

LPDD Recommendation: “As an alternative to mandates, states or local governments should fund incentives to decarbonize hot water delivery through a variety of technologies appropriate to their regions and grid demands.”


See also: Discussion on zero net energy buildings under New Buildings.