Lists of Eligible Integrated Mechanical Systems (IMS)

The following are Integrated Mechanical Systems (IMS) that have been tested by a third party accredited by the Standards Council of Canada according to CSA P.10-07 “Performance of Integrated Mechanical Systems for Residential Heating and Ventilation” and meet or exceed the Standard's premium performance requirements. The premium performance target requires that the system achieve a minimum Overall Thermal Performance Factor (OTPF) of 85 percent.

An IMS performs three functions: space heating, domestic hot water heating and heat recovery ventilation. An IMS saves energy by using a sophisticated control system to ensure that excess heat generated by one function is used by the other functions, thereby maximizing energy recovery.

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Lists of Eligible Integrated Mechanical Systems (IMS)
  Units Specific Product Information
Manufacturer N/A NY Thermal Incorporated (NTI)
Model N/A MatrixTM M100V
Fuel Type - Natural Gas
Space Heating & Water Heating    
Space Heating Capacity Watts 27900
Kilowatts 27.9
BTU/h 95223
Composite Space Heating Efficiency % 89
Water Heating Performance Factor  N/A 0.81
Nominal burner input Watts 43950
Kilowatts 43.9
BTU/h 150000
Recovery Efficiency % 79
Controls Power (Pcont) Watts 13
Circulation Power (Pcirc) Watts 103
One hour delivery rating (DHW only) Litres 905
One hour delivery rating (concurrent SH load) Litres 908
Airflow rate supply Litres/sec 34
Airflow rate exhaust Litres/sec 34
Rating Condition 1 - Power (fan+preheater) Watts 54
Rating Condition 2 - Power (fan+preheater) Watts 54
Low Temperature Ventilation Reduction % 83
Rating Condition 1 Efficiency % 60

If you find inaccuracies or know of any models that should be included on this list (revised November 1, 2012), contact the Office of Energy Efficiency.

If you obtain an evaluation for your property using the EnerGuide Rating System, these units may be eligible for certain regional programs and incentives.  For links to lists of other types of energy efficient equipment, consult the Compare Product Models page.

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