In Newfoundland and Labrador, about three quarters of all hot water heaters run on electricity, while another 19.70% consist of a storage tank heated with oil, ignited by a pilot light that burns continuously.
On average in 2010, a household's water heating
consumed 12.48 GJ and
emitted 0.29 GHG tonnes.
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