Does it cost more to heat water, or move water? The answer could be decided on whether you take hot or cold showers for a month…
Let’s look at the wattage.
Water Pump = 3,000 watts < Water Heater = 4,000 watts
Heating water accounts for a hefty percentage of your power bill each month, just about 18%. A thermal water heater can help, using solar to provide less expensive warm water in temperate climates or during the summer months.
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