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

July 4, 2014 by  
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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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Easy-to-Install Drain Mod Harvests Waste-Heat from Hot Water to Slash Energy Costs

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