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When hot water goes down the drain, the invisible cost of heating the water uses more water than the wasted water.
It's no secret the Western United States is facing severe water shortages that could have consequences for the entire country and the world. But there is one remedy that could dramatically save water in homes in the region, as well as around the world: the demand control pump.
Water shortages are becoming a reality throughout the world, and that includes the United States. As reported in the National Journal, the demand for fresh water in the United States will exceed the supply by 2030, according to a 2012 State Department report.
With green building predicted to double by 2016, green homes are grabbing headlines with stories of lower energy use and greater comfort.
Building on the success of the ABC Green Home 1.0, the 2.0 version of the green building demonstration home will be built and donated to a disabled veteran through Habitat for Humanity.
Nature provides water, which makes it a natural resource. This doesnt mean there is a limitless supply of water, nor does it mean water is naturally 100 percent safe. Enter the lawmakers, to ensure the safety and cleanliness of water for public consumption.
Sierra Vista, Ariz., is no stranger to water conservation, as the Copper State is not known for having plentiful rainfall. In 2011 the Cochise Water Project was formed, a nonprofit organization whose goals is to reduce the amount of water being drawn from the aquifer in Sierra Vista.
Water heating is the 2nd largest energy user in the home. Find out how to save $$
Water conservation is important for the environment, municipal water systems and household budgets. Turning on a faucet for hot water and waiting for it to heat up wastes 7,000 to 10,000 gallons of water a year for a typical household. This white paper takes a look at the benefits provided by an on-demand heat pump that supplies instant hot water.
Most community water systems in the United States rely on groundwater aquifers for public water supplies. One of the exceptions is Kentucky, with almost 80 percent of community water systems using surface sources of water.
Architects and builders are becoming more environmentally conscious, as are homeowners, for the betterment of the community at large. Protecting the earths natural resources, including wood and water, were overlooked for centuries because they were in such abundant supply no one ever thought twice about using them.
Low-flow toilets, hot water pumps and DIY tips to help conserve water at home.
Homeowers can have hot water faster and for less money with a simple pump.
Imagine if the gas pump did not show the gallons and dollars being pumped in real time, but only the final totals. Or if the scoreboard at a basketball game didnt keep up with baskets and free throws in real...
In early February 2014, the National Association of Home Builders hosted the 17th annual International Builders Show. With the theme of Expect More, over 75,000 industry professionals from around the world attended the show in Las Vegas to learn from each other about building and remodeling, architecture and design, and materials and technology.
ProudGreenHome.com interviews Larry Acker, CEO of ACT Inc. D'MAND KONTROLS® Systems. Larry talks to us about the immediate need for change when it comes to water usage. Running water fixtures until they are hot wastes water and energy (i.e. increases...
Larry Acker of ACT Inc. D’MAND Kontrol Systems appeared on the KFNX "Plunging Into Green" radio show with John & Tracy to talk about on-demand hot water circulation pumps. On-demand hot water circulation pumps can eliminate waiting for hot water in a shower or bathroom sink and can save thousands of gallons of water a year for each homeowner.
The weather was definitely fluky for early February. Normally, it would still be the thick of winter with snowstorms pushing project start dates into mid-April and later. Not this year, however.
One way of conserving water is to make a conscious effort to use less on a daily basisand thats great. Theres another way to conserve water that doesnt require any effort at all.
Haga sus cálculos y elija el tipo con el mejor retorno de la inversion para las situaciones individuales de los clientes By Doug Kirk Quiero agua caliente y lo quiero ahora! ¿Con qué frecuencia sus clientes se quejan de que...