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Save energy by using less water

December 31, 2012, Mike Hofmann

Water conservation is very important. It saves energy as well as water. There are many simple was to conserve water….

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Save on Your Water Heating Costs | Wright Hennepin Electric

August 7, 2012, Scott Thompson

You may have heard of air source heat pumps and how efficiently they operate to heat and cool your home, but did you know heat pumps can also help you save on your water heating costs?

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Save on your water expenses with low-flow shower heads

February 29, 2012, Scott Thompson

Can you save water and still get a great shower? YES! According to the Environmental Protection Agency, showering is one of the top uses of residential water in the United States, representing approximately 17 percent of indoor water use. Stop and think about how much you’re paying for your water usage – especially for showering. You pay to bring the water into your home, to take it away from your home and you pay to heat it as well. Basically, you are paying three times to use water for showering – that can really add up!

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