Imagine the annual energy cost for your home being only about what it costs to take a family to dinner. A new carbon positive home in one of Australia’s first sustainable housing projects is expected to rack up just $69...
The most common places to find household leaks are your toilet, sinks or water heater.
A degree or two may not feel like much of a difference, but it's a change you'll definitely see on your energy bill.
Water heaters typically last about 10 years.
Only a very small portion of the Earth’s water is fit for human consumption, so we need to be very careful in our use of water domestically.
With Massachusetts National Grid customers facing a 34 percent increase in the cost of electricity this winter, homeowners need to take steps to reduce their energy usage. Ryan Williams, general manager of 128 Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electric, gives tips...
Whether they’re living in a single- or multifamily residence, occupants have the ability to make moves aimed boosting the efficiency of those structures. Of course, if one is renting or leasing, doing so often means working with the facility owner or manager.
Appliances using heat pumps typically use half the energy of their standard counterparts.
With the Shutoff Valve, homeowners can have peace of mind.
Electric water heaters are ideally suited for optimization to TOU rate programs, given their inherent storage capacity and heat timing flexibility.
The global heat pump water heater market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of more than 11 percent through 2021 according to the latest report from Technavio market research analysts. The market study covers the present scenario and growth...
Heating water for bathing, washing, cooking and other uses is typically the second largest consumer of energy in a home. The choice of a water heater will impact the long-term cost of living in a home, as well as the...
Making green improvements could significantly pay off at resale time.
Building a green home is great, but actually living a lifestyle within that home that is environmentally friendly is even better.
Hawaii has the most expensive electricity rates in the nation -- nearly double the national average.
The condensing technology segment is anticipated to register the fastest growth.
A plug developed by Taco Comfort Solutions that learns user habits and makes hot water systems more efficient has been named 2017 Product of the Year at this year’s AHR Expo in Las Vegas, officials said. The SmartPlug was chosen...
The new year has begun with Bosch Thermotechnology Corp. unveiling a new line of tankless gas condensing water heaters. The Bosch Greentherm 9000 Series offers nine models for high-efficiency domestic hot water in residential or commercial applications, adding new features...
The Consumer Technology Association recently recognized the Greentherm 9900i SE model as a CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree.
One common resolution at the start of the new year is to save money, and one way to save some green is by going green. The Energy Education Council shares a number of actions you can take to be more energy efficient and help keep more money in your pocket. An energy audit is a good place to start.