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Wheaton College: RES Solar designed and installed a solar hot water and solar pool heating energy solution for Wheaton College’s Haas Athletic Center.
With Wheaton’s ‘Commitment to Sustainability’, we save them money and reduce their dependence on fossil fuels. Details can be found at Sustainability.WheatonCollege.edu
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Residential Energy Use in Massachusetts
Quick Facts: (Information provided by the US Energy Information Administration – 2009. www.eia.gov)
- Solar Hot Water and Solar Electric (Photovoltaic) account for over 40% of all energy consumption in Massachusetts.
- Massachusetts households use 109 million btu of energy per home. 22% more than average US home.
- Average home spends more than 2x more on heating than electricity
- Compared to the U.S. average, a greater proportion of Massachusetts residents use fuel oil (31%) and a much smaller proportion of residents use electricity (10%).
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