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Air source heat pump

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An air source heat pump is a type of heat pump that absorbs heat from a colder place and release it into a warmer place using the same vapor-compression refrigeration process and same external heat exchanger with fan as used by an air conditioners. Unlike an air conditioning unit, however, it is able to both warm and cool building and in some cases also provide domestic hot water.

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