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"In Germany you have economies of scale. They sell more so the cost is lower.In the U…"

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 12 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"Germany pays 3X what we do per KWH."

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 12 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"Sounds like a small point of use electric would be the most practical for them."

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 12 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"Can you tell the houses with LED bulbs vs CFL or even Edison by looking at power bil…"

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 10 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"A DTH of NG is an average of $10 on a national basis. 1KWH of electricity averages a…"

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 9 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"Switching from gas to electric makes no sense unless it's part of a larger plan to g…"

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 9 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"Trading a .67EF water heater for a .82EF? 15% savings on water heating costs for an…"

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 6 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"That explains part of the reason contractors haven't changed their HVAC sizing "rule…"

Bob Blanchette replied Nov 29 to Underperforming? Energy Efficiency of HVAC Equipment Suffers Due to Poor Installation

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"The landlords don't want the improvements done even if they don't have to pay for it…"

Bob Blanchette replied Nov 25 to Any success getting landlords to energy upgrade a single family rental unit?

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"Since the sun heats the house to 78f during the day, cutting the power from the time…"

Bob Blanchette replied Nov 22 to Programmable tstat for electric baseboard?

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