Easy-to-Install Drain Mod Harvests Waste-Heat from Hot Water to Slash Energy Costs

July 4, 2014 by  
Filed under Eco, Green, Recycle

When it comes to home efficiency, the bathroom is often where we focus on water conservation. Most bathrooms contain a sink, toilet, and shower, which can each waste tons of water if we’re not careful, but a Montreal-based company took another look, and realized that most of us are letting something equally important escape down the shower drain: energy. EcoDrain is a gadget that aims to drastically reduce home energy costs by recycling the heat energy of the already-warm water flowing down your shower drain. It’s not unlike many waste-heat recovery systems we’ve covered in the past, but what makes EcoDrain unique is that it works on a small scale that can have a big impact on our personal utility bills. Read the rest of Easy-to-Install Drain Mod Harvests Waste-Heat from Hot Water to Slash Energy Costs Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco-friendly bathroom gadgets , ecodrain , ecodrain conserves energy , ecodrain saves energy , energy conservation in the bathroom , energy saving gadgets , hot water heater , recycled heat , reduce home energy costs

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