Go instant When it’s time to replace your storage water heater, consider installing an instant one. It heats the specific amount of water you need, while a storage heater consumes more energy as it heats a larger volume of water. And, you can turn it on right before you shower instead of 10 to 20 minutes earlier with a storage heater.
$100 (based on switching to an
Use a timer “Households with storage water heaters…can save energy by installing a timer that automatically turns off the water heater power after a preset time,” says a spokesperson from the National Environment Agency.
$110 (based on using a timer instead of leaving the storage heater on all day)