My HWHP or tank is leaking, what should I do?
The HWHP has a drain pipe that occasionally releases water. But for all other apparent leaks, call your service provider as it is likely the system needs repairing or replacing.
How large of a HWHP and tank do I need?
To get the right sized tank: 1. Count the number of people in your household and consider the people who might join or leave your household soon. 2. Assume that each person will use around 50 litres of hot water per day. (Modify if someone prefers ...
I live in a large home with 5+ people, is a HWHP suitable?
You will need to ensure you get the correct size tank to benefit with 5+ people. To find the perfect balance between lower electricity bills and your family’s need for hot water, follow these steps: 1. Count the number of people in your household ...
I’m moving house, can I take my HWHP with me?
This will be expensive and time consuming. If you are selling the home, it may not be legally possible. Relocating a HWHP requires extensive and complex technical work. Therefore, it is recommended to enlist the help of a professional while ...
Solar hot water vs Solar PV + HWHP vs Solar PV + Electric storage or instantaneous
Solar hot Water & Solar PV: A solar PV panel system generates electricity directly from sunlight. Solar thermal systems (solar hot water) consist of 3 types: 1. The traditional solar panel contains copper tubes in which water is heated in sunlight ...
Does the tank need to be periodically cleaned out?
Check the instruction manual of the individual tank you own. It is recommended to clean the inner tank and E-Heater regularly to maintain efficient performance. (see below an example from maintenance manual ...