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Old 10-11-2010, 07:46 PM   #1
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Water heater: larger and lower temp, or smaller and higher temp, energy use


Which loses more heat in storage? A smaller one running at hotter temp, or a larger one running at lower temp?

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Old 10-11-2010, 09:38 PM   #2
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Water heater: larger and lower temp, or smaller and higher temp, energy use


I would think the one that has the least surface area per gallon. My guess would be the larger one running at a lower temp.

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