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Ecodrain greywater recovery unit
Greywater Heat Recovery

A new design in greywater heat recovery

...greywater heat recovery that looks quite promising. If you aren't familiar with the term, greywater heat recovery devices, as their name suggests, are used to...

Yukon's first LEED certified home
LEED Homes

The Yukon's First LEED Certified Home

...Greywater heat recovery system Electric baseboard heaters (98% of Yukon electricity is renewable) Heating costs are 50% lower than an R2000 home Results...

Are low-flow shower heads worth the money?
Bathrooms

Are low-flow shower heads worth the money?

...heat recovery Drain water heat recovery: Before entering your water heater, the cold water feed goes through thin copper pipes wrapped around the drain. Hea...

Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

A Toronto Off-grid home 20 years later; how did it fare?

...heat, so they connected to the electrical grid after a few years and installed an air-to-water heat pump that provides air-conditioning in summer and a portion ...

Gas powered tankless water heaters
Plumbing and water heaters

Are tankless water heaters good?

...heating. These heaters may also be known as ' inline water heaters', 'continuous flow heaters', 'instantaneous waters' or 'flash heaters'. The drawback with t...

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