Hot water accounts for 20% of the average Rockhampton region’s energy use, and there is many options to reduce energy cost and consumption.
Climatecare Electrical being Solar Accredited, Master Electricians offer the full range of hot water solutions.
Climatecare Electrical & Solar offer the a range of hot water solutions to Rockhampton, Gracemere, Yeppoon and surrounding areas.
If you’re looking for a business located in Rockhampton that can offer, Solar, Heat Pump, Electric or PV Supported hot water systems, then with a few simple questions our energy conscious team with offer you the best advice, and a choice of quality products.
Solar Hot Water Systems
The most cost effective and reliable solution is Solar hot water systems. They are highly efficient water heaters that use the sun’s unlimited and FREE energy to pre-heat your water. Our central Queensland sunshine provides up to 90% of your hot water heating cost and in those rainy periods electric or gas boosting ensures hot water all year round.
When it comes to Solar Hot Water there’s none better than Apricus. They use the latest evacuated tube technology, capable of delivering piping hot water even in the coldest environments. The Apricus tank can also be installed as a “Solar Ready” tank, operating as a conventional electric storage tank initially with the option to add on the solar collector at a later stage. Apricus boast industry leading warranties too. 15 years warranty on Roof Top components and 10 years warranty on the Tank. That’s double some of the other leading brands.
Tank size varies from 160L, 250L, 315L and 400 litres.
Air is a renewable resource and the Stiebel Eltron WWK300AH heat pump uses the ambient outside air temperature to heat household water, with electrical consumption comparable to that of a fridge (just 0.7Kw).
The WWK300AH heat pump can operate efficiently in temperatures as low as 0ºC. For even lower outside air temperatures, it is equipped with a 1.55Kw backup heating element. It is the most efficient domestic heat pump on the market, and offers proven German technology, reliability and efficiency, from a company that has been at the forefront of heat pump technology for more than thirty five years. It has recently been voted ENVIRONMENTAL PRODUCT OF THE YEAR AWARD 2010 and ENERGY SAVING PRODUCT OF THE YEAR AWARD 2009 in Australia.
The compact cylindrical unit holds 303 litres of water and, with temperature settings at 60ºC, can deliver 516 litres of mixed water at 40ºC, providing savings of up to 80% on electricity consumption compared to a normal domestic system.