Packaged units

What is Packaged units?

Packaged units meaning Units built and assembled at a factory and installed as a self-contained unit to heat or cool all or portions of a building. Packaged units are in contrast to engineer-specified units built up from individual components for use in a given building. Packaged Units can apply to heating equipment, cooling equipment, or combined heating and cooling equipment. Some types of electric packaged units are also called “Direct Expansion” or DX units.


reference: Glossary – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)