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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, 2014 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, 2014 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

84 1 hour ago
Reply by tedkidd

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

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 6, 2014 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

84 1 hour ago
Reply by tedkidd

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

Bob Blanchette replied Nov 29, 2014 to Underperforming? Energy Efficiency of HVAC Equipment Suffers Due to Poor Installation

4 Dec 4, 2014
Reply by Robert Zockoff

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

Bob Blanchette replied Nov 25, 2014 to Any success getting landlords to energy upgrade a single family rental unit?

3 Nov 25, 2014
Reply by Bob Blanchette

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

Bob Blanchette replied Nov 22, 2014 to Programmable tstat for electric baseboard?

4 Nov 22, 2014
Reply by peter chang

"Savings depends a LOT on how it's programmed. I've even done a setup with a contacto…"

Bob Blanchette replied Nov 21, 2014 to Programmable tstat for electric baseboard?

4 Nov 22, 2014
Reply by peter chang

"Sell utility subsidized services to the tenants. It has to pay back within a year th…"

Bob Blanchette replied Nov 21, 2014 to Any success getting landlords to energy upgrade a single family rental unit?

3 Nov 25, 2014
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"Tankless Types"

Bob Blanchette replied Nov 13, 2014 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

84 1 hour ago
Reply by tedkidd

"I never have understood why buyers still try to imitate 100yr old technology (2700K)…"

Bob Blanchette replied Nov 13, 2014 to Where did you buy your LED lights?

23 Nov 14, 2014
Reply by Dennis Heidner

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tedkidd replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Bob, here is where our perspectives diverge. I think people should switch to electric because they…"
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tedkidd replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Here our thinking falls out of alignment. Going to electric is default for me. People can't…"
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Bob Blanchette replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"If you are going to stay with gas service, might as well keep the gas water heater. Switching gas…"
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tedkidd replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"8 people, sometimes under 10 therms. Just not enough energy used heating water to get obsessive…"
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Eric Kjelshus replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Biggest is to keep the CO  or other gas down in building  "
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Bob Blanchette replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Look at your SUMMER gas bill where water heating accounts for most of your gas use. 10-15 therms…"
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Bob Blanchette replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"The marathon fails miserably in operating costs when compared to an ordinary gas water heater.. NG…"
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Richard C. MacCrea replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Most of the posts here are far too narrow in scope. To make the best decision you need to…"
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