How much electricity does is take to heat water?

Answer In a 40-gallon water heater, bringing the water temperature from 60 degrees F to 140 degrees F uses approximately 7.5 kilowatt hours of electricity. To find your approximate energy cost to heat wat... Read More »

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What is the cost of electricity to heat 35000 gallons of water from 62 to 79 degrees?

A BTU is defined as the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. A gallon of water weighs 8.34 pounds. 1 watt-hour of resistance heat yields 3... Read More »

How to Use Solar Energy to Provide Heat and Electricity?

Solar energy is a renewable resource, and it also produces up to 89 percent fewer toxic air-emissions than traditional energy sources, according to the Photovoltaic Environmental Research Center. I... Read More »

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Should you give water to a heat exhaustion or heat stroke?

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