Hybrid Heat

With a traditional heating and cooling system, if you wanted to save more, you had to use less. But a Hybrid Heat system combines the benefits of intelligent control for both gas and electric heating to create an intuitive system that can actually react to changing conditions.

No matter what the temperature is outside, a Hybrid Heat system will automatically select the fuel source most efficient for your home, which means you'll stay warm in the winter, cool in the summer and save money all year long.

To design a Hybrid Heat system for your home, we professionally match one of our heat pump units with a natural gas furnace. Contact us to see how much energy you can save over your existing system.

Gas Furnace Choices for Hybrid Heat Systems

SLP99V

Variable-Capacity Gas Furnace

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Model Family: SLP99V
Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency: Up to 99% AFUE
Energy Star Rated: ENERGY STAR®
Blower Motor: High Efficiency Variable Speed
Gas Valve: Modulating gas valve
Fan Heating Operation: Modulating operation
Factory Warranty Parts: 10 year limited warranty
Heat Exchanger Warranty: Lifetime heat exchanger limited warranty
Sound Level: Quiet operation
Manufacturer's Stated Benefits:
  • SilentComfort™ Technology and Fully Insulated Cabinet
EL296V

Elite® Series EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

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Model Family: EL296V
Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency: 96% AFUE
Energy Star Rated: ENERGY STAR® Qualified
Blower Motor: Variable speed
Gas Valve: Two-stage
Fan Heating Operation: Two-stage
Factory Warranty Parts: 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components
Heat Exchanger Warranty: Limited Lifetime Warranty on heat exchanger
Sound Level: Quiet operation
Manufacturer's Stated Benefits:
  • Dual-fuel capability
  • Robust stainless steel secondary heat exchanger
  • iComfort®-enabled technology
  • SilentComfort™ Technology--delivers the ultimate in quiet, consistent heating
  • Special sound-absorbing insulation--further reduces sound for quiet operation
  • Durable steel cabinet--made to last with an attractive, high-qulaity textured paint finish
  • Enhanced humidity control--runs at different speeds to precisely control the flow of heated and cooled air throughout your home
  • Secondary heat exchanger--allows the furnace to achieve high efficiency levels by capturing additional heat
  • Low-speed fan--provides a consistent, continuous flow of warm air
  • Duralok Plus™ heat exchanger--made of patented ArmorTuf™ steel to ensure high reliability and efficiency
  • SureLight® igniter--silicone nitride construction ensures long product life and reliable operation
  • SureLight control board--controls furnace operation to ensure high reliability and efficiency
  • Multi-position models available
EL196E

Elite® Series EL196E Gas Furnace

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Model Family: EL196E
Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency: 96% AFUE
Energy Star Rated: ENERGY STAR® Qualified
Blower Motor: Power Saver™ Constant Torque
Gas Valve: Single-Stage
Fan Heating Operation: Single-Stage
Factory Warranty Parts: 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components.
Heat Exchanger Warranty: Limited Lifetime Warranty
Sound Level: Quiet operation
Manufacturer's Stated Benefits:
  • Fully Insulated Cabinet
  • Sealed Blower Compartment
  • Air Filter and Humidifier Compatible
  • Ultra-Low Continuous Fan
  • SureLight® Silicon Nitride Ignitor
ML180

Merit® Series ML180 Gas Furnace

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Model Family: ML180
Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency: 80% AFUE
Energy Star Rated: N/A
Blower Motor: Power Saver™ Constant Torque
Gas Valve: Single-Stage
Fan Heating Operation: Single-Stage
Factory Warranty Parts: 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components
Heat Exchanger Warranty: 20-Year Limited Warranty on heat exchanger
Sound Level: Quiet operation
Manufacturer's Stated Benefits:
  • Dual-fuel capability
  • Duralok Plus™ heat exchanger--made of high-quality, patented ArmourTuf aluminized steel
  • Hot surface igniter--controls furnace operation to ensure reliable, efficient performance

Heat Pump Choices for Hybrid Heat Systems

XP25

Dave Lennox Signature® Collection XP25 Heat Pump

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Model Family: XP25
Efficiency SEER: Up to 23.50 SEER
Efficiency EER: N/A
Efficiency HSPF: 10.20 HSPF
Energy Star Rated: ENERGY STAR® Qualified
Sound Level: As low as 58 db
Refrigerant Type: R-410A
Compressor: Variable-speed inverter
Factory Warranty Parts: 10-Year Limited Warranty on covered components including compressor
Factory Warranty Compressor: 10-Year Limited Warranty on covered components including compressor
Manufacturer's Stated Benefits:
  • Variable-capacity operation works much like the cruise control system of high-performance automobiles
  • Dual-fuel capability
  • Silent Comfort™ Fan Grille uses patent-pending, vortex-suppression technology to reduce sound of airflow exiting unit
  • Insulated compressor compartment
  • Precise Comfort® technology adjusts fan speed, heat and airflow capacity
  • Climate IQ® technology modifies system output depending on geographical area to deliver greater comfort and humidity control
  • PermaGuard™ Cabinet--heavy-gauge, galvanized steel construction, louver coil guard, baked-on powder finish
  • SmartHinge™ louver design--allows quick, easy access to interior components from all sides for cleaning and maintenance.
XP21

Dave Lennox Signature® Collection XP21 Heat Pump

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Model Family: XP21
Efficiency SEER: Up to 19.20 SEER
Efficiency EER: N/A
Efficiency HSPF: 9.70 HSPF
Energy Star Rated: ENERGY STAR® Qualified
Sound Level: As low as 67 dB
Refrigerant Type: R-410A
Compressor: Multi-stage scroll compressor
Factory Warranty Parts: 10-Year Limited Warranty on covered components including compressor
Factory Warranty Compressor: 10-Year Limited Warranty on covered components including compressor
Manufacturer's Stated Benefits:
  • iComfort®-enabled technology
  • High-efficiency outdoor coil--provides exceptional heat transfer and low air resistance for high-efficiency operation
  • Dual-fuel capability
  • SilentComfort™ Fan Grille--uses patent-pending, vortex-suppression technology to reduce sound of airflow exiting unit
  • Precision molded compressor sound cover--minimizes operating sounds
  • Insulated compressor compartment
  • Humiditrol® whole-home dehumidification system compatible
  • SilentComfort™ Outdoor Fan Motor with Composite Fan Blades
  • IntelliFrost® Defrost Control
  • PermaGuard™ Cabinet--heavy-gauge, galvanized steel construction, louver coil guard, baked-on powder finish
  • SmartHinge™ louver design--allows quick, easy access to interior components from all sides for cleaning and maintenance.
XP16

Elite® Series XP16 Heat Pump

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Model Family: XP16
Efficiency SEER: Up to 17.00 SEER
Efficiency EER: N/A
Efficiency HSPF: 9.50 HSPF
Energy Star Rated: ENERGY STAR® Qualified
Sound Level: As low as 74 dB
Refrigerant Type: R-410A
Compressor: Multi-stage scroll compressor
Factory Warranty Parts: 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components
Factory Warranty Compressor: 10-Year Limited Warranty on compressor
Manufacturer's Stated Benefits:
  • High-efficiency outdoor coil--provides exceptional heat transfer and low air resistance for high-efficiency operation
  • Dual-fuel capability
  • Precision-balanced direct-drive fan--delivers ultra-quiet operation with a patented-pending fan design
  • Designed to work with the Humiditrol® whole-home dehumidification system
  • PermaGuard™ Cabinet--heavy-gauge, galvanized steel construction, louver coil guard, baked-on powder finish
  • SmartHinge™ louver design--allows quick, easy access to interior components from all sides for cleaning and maintenance.
  • Drainage holes--prevent damaging moisture from collecting inside the basepan
14HPX

Merit® Series 14HPX Heat Pump

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Model Family: 14HPX
Efficiency SEER: Up to 16.00 SEER
Efficiency EER: N/A
Efficiency HSPF: 8.20 HSPF
Energy Star Rated: ENERGY STAR® Qualified
Sound Level: As low as 76 dB
Refrigerant Type: R-410A
Compressor: Single-stage scroll compressor
Factory Warranty Parts: 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components including compressor
Factory Warranty Compressor: 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components including compressor
Manufacturer's Stated Benefits:
  • High-efficiency outdoor coil--provides exceptional heat transfer and low air resistance for high-efficiency operation
  • Direct-drive fan--precision balanced direct-drive outdoor fan is designed to provide quieter operation and longer product life
  • Designed to work with the Humiditrol® whole-home dehumidification system
  • PermaGuard™ Cabinet--heavy-gauge, galvanized steel construction, louver coil guard, baked-on powder finish