Stromdirektheizung mit Infrarot

English translation: electric infrared space heating

07:45 Feb 23, 2018
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Energy / Power Generation
German term or phrase: Stromdirektheizung mit Infrarot
Genügt die Gebäudedämmung oder braucht es immer eine Heizungsanlage? Ist die Stromdirektheizung mit Infrarot die Zukunft und soll das Warmwasser auch mit Strom produziert werden?

electric direct heatings with infrared systems?
Local time: 20:09
English translation:electric infrared space heating
That should cover it. I would avoid the "with" construction here.
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Darin Fitzpatrick
United States
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4 +3electric infrared space heating
Darin Fitzpatrick

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electric infrared space heating

That should cover it. I would avoid the "with" construction here.

Darin Fitzpatrick
United States
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vielen Dank!

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agree  Björn Vrooman: IR heaters after first mention; also agree about getting rid of "with." Cf // We may have a misunderstanding: I said I've only ever heard of heating systems/heaters, not heatings (in the plural!).
2 hrs
  -> Thanks for the support and suggestion! The H in HVAC is for "heating." A heater is a single unit. In this case, it's more of a concept ("xxx heating is the future") than a concrete system or unit. (And never pluralized - no "heatings"!)

agree  Heike Holthaus: With Björn on the "heater" not "heating"
3 hrs
  -> Thanks, Heike.

agree  Eleanore Strauss: Totally agree with you on the heating concept. Interesting concept of space "heating"... the individual heater is generally referred to as a space heater.
5 hrs
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