In Newfoundland and Labrador, virtually all hot water heaters in the commercial / institutional sector consist of a storage tank heated with either oil (83.74%) or natural gas (7.85%), ignited by a pilot light that burns continuously.
 
In 2010, water heating in this sector
consumed 1,661,418 GJ and
emitted 147,637 GHG tonnes.
 
To learn how oil flows from the wellhead to the pilot light in a grocery store or school, click on the blue icons above....
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WATER HEATING

4.07%
consumption