In Saskatchewan, 89.41% of all hot water heaters consist of a storage tank heated with natural gas, ignited by a pilot light that burns continuously. Another 9.47% of households use electricity to heat water.
On average in 2010, a household's water heating
consumed 21.20 GJ and
emitted 2.58 GHG tonnes.
To learn how natural gas flows from the wellhead to your pilot light, click on the orange icons above....