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Quantifying the energy and carbon effects of water saving
It is important to understand the CO2 emissions from specific water using activities and behaviors in the home. This technical report explores the water usage behavior and defines the sources of water usage related CO2 emissions. Also it gives recommendations for decreasing the water use related CO2 emissions.
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  • Monitor & Evaluate
  • Energy
  • People
  • Technology
Type of resource:
  • Report
  • Electronic resource
  • Awareness raising
  • Capacity development
  • Guidance
Author: Alan Clarke, Nick Grant, Judith Thornton
Publisher: Elemental Solutions
Published in: 4, 2009
Relevant for:
  • United Kingdom
  • Europe
  • Residential
  • Climate mitigation
  • Energy efficiency
  • Recycling & waste
  • Water
  • English
Free to use: Yes
Terms of use / copyright info:
Nick Grant: Withy Cottage, Little Hill, Orcop, Hereford, HR2 8SE
Tel: 01981-540728 e-mail:
Energy Subject:
  • Water heating
  • Energy efficiency -Technology
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