In Quebec, 81.89% of all hot water heaters consist of a storage tank heated by electricity. Natural gas (9.26%) and oil (7.77%) are also used to fuel domestic hot water systems.
On average in 2010, a household's water heating
consumed 12.05 GJ and
emitted 0.19 GHG tonnes.
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