In Manitoba, 89.53% of all hot water heaters in the commercial / institutional sector consist of a storage tank heated with natural gas, ignited by a pilot light that burns continuously. Most other hot water heaters run on electricity (10%).  
 
In 2010, water heating in this sector
consumed 5,000,338 GJ and
emitted 267,683 GHG tonnes.
 
To learn how natural gas flows from the wellhead to the pilot light in a grocery store or school, click on the orange icons above....
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WATER HEATING

6.14%
consumption