Imagine having and endless supply of hot showers while at the same time saving money and helping the environment. Sound impossible? Not when you consider how the amount of energy wasted in North America annually to just maintain a tank of warm water permanently on standby and ready for our use even while we sleeps enough energy to power a tiny third world nation. Why are we spending our hard-earned dollars to consume fossil fuels in our sleep to heat a tank of warm water that we will never use?
Tank less water heaters only consume energy when you use hot water and instantly heat your water when you turn on the tap. Tank less water heater technologies has been a proven solution for at least 25 years in Europe and Japan and is only now exploding in demand across North America as homeowners wake up to the benefits of thankless hot water heaters and more information on https://www.cleantechloops.com/how-home-owners-save-money-and-environment/. Let us review some of their advantages:
Endless Hot Water Supply
No more cold showers. As long as you have chosen the correct flow rate model for your house you no longer need to worry about running out of hot water from the shower even if your teens are showering in another toilet while your dishwasher and washing machine are on.
Save On Heating Costs
The reduced energy intake of thankless water heaters in comparison to Tank-style water heaters will translate into savings and cash in your wallet. The amount you save will differ from household to household and will depend on your water usage patterns and climate. The average homeowner will normally see savings of 15% – 25%, while families which have smaller hot water requirements may see savings of around 48%.
Reduce Energy Consumption
A tank less Water heater only consumes energy when you are using hot water. It instantly heats the hot water source to the required temperature on demand and does not waste energy keeping up a huge tank of hot water 24 hours a day.
Changing to a thankless water heater can help the environment in 3 ways. Going thankless will decrease the amount of fossil fuels you have to heat your household water. Second, as thankless heaters are generally smaller components than conventional hot water tanks, they need less metal and help reduce the global demand for mining and metal ingestion. Thirdly, thankless heaters last 2 – 3 times more than conventional hot water tanks and will further decrease the requirement for metal inputs and reduced landfill waste amounts.