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The boiler adopts an environmentally friendly combustion method - full premixed combustion, and the gas and air are precisely adjusted and premixed in advance to ensure more complete combustion.

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water tube steam boiler

The boiler adopts a double-drum longitudinal "D" type arrangement structure; water, steam or steam-water mixture flows in the pipe; flame burns and flue gas flows outside the pipe, forming extremely fast steam-water.

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Electric versus LPG for hot water? | DIYnot Forums

3/9/2019 · LPG = £0.06/KWH. Mains Gas = £0.03/KWH. My electricity (OVO) £0.14+/KWH. In short, as I suspected, heating my tank using the fudge may not be the most efficient way, but with such a difference in cost, using the boiler on LPG has to be the best way! And of course, any extra heat is …

Replacing Oil Boiler with Electric — MoneySavingExpert …

9/3/2016 · The boiler is about 7 years old and works very well (88% efficient on last service). I use about 1600 litres of oil each year which over the last few years has cost me on average £700 per year. I use about 2,700 kWh of electric each year which costs me £360 per

Replacing Oil Boiler with Electric — MoneySavingExpert …

9/3/2016 · The boiler is about 7 years old and works very well (88% efficient on last service). I use about 1600 litres of oil each year which over the last few years has cost me on average £700 per year. I use about 2,700 kWh of electric each year which costs me £360 per

Electric boilers - effect on power demand of a block of …

Use the IET Electrical Installation Design Guide to calculate power demand of a typical flat, including the electric boiler. Then use the same guide to calculate the load for 22 flats. In particular I'm referring to Figure 3.4 (IET Guide Nov 2008) which is a graph providing estimate values for demand factors for the calculation of power demand for a number of dwellings.

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27/11/2020 · Like the domestic boiler it will have a lower consumption when unfired, although a smaller heat input will mean a higher duty cycle so the electrical consumption might not be much less. For LPG (Butane or Propane) the Alde 2030 (5.5kW output into water) uses only 18W (1.5A at 12V).

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25/5/2005 · With a new boiler the following should apply. With a 90% boiler efficiency the current KWH costs would be circa :-. LPG = 6.89p, Butane =7.97p, Propane 7.07p. If you are using a instantaneous electric boiler then the efficiency will be , and cost per KWH will be your electricity tariff rate.

EPC Rating - Electric Combi Boiler - General Advice on …

2/11/2018 · I wouldn't touch an electric boiler system with a barge pole it is likely to reduce your EPC rating as I have seen on 3 properties that I've seen before and after rates. You would be better to go for an LPG combi with a tank in the garden (if possible) rather than these.

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21/7/2021 · Hi Been viewing rural properties and one I saw yesterday a 3 bedroom chalet bungalow had an electric boiler (I usually come across oil) that feeds the hot water to the house which is all underfloor heating. I got concerned when the vendor said if it gets really cold we

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13/8/2005 · Bottom line is cost. I've reduced the KPG bill from £220/mo to zero, and the electric has gone up by £40/mo. Also save another £80/y by not having to service the lpg boiler ! Installation wasn't cheap. Groundworks were £4k, I had a 13tonne 360 machine and a 2

Iet Forums Electric Boiler Versus Oil Boiler

IET Forums - Electric boiler versus oil boiler Liming · An electric boiler is totally reliant on a continuing and generous electricity supply. Oil may be stored against shortages, and the modest electricity requirements of an oil boiler are easily supplied from a battery and …

Electric boiler — MoneySavingExpert Forum

24/12/2019 · No price yet. Scary area is electric boiler running cost. At 80amp and 240V that's about £4 per hourbut unclear how many hours/ day (year) it would be on. While we can afford an extra £200/ month average it would be grim indeed if the extra monthly cost of an electric boiler was c. £500/month vs …

Electric combi boiler or LPG gas bottle heating system? …

24/9/2019 · As I said, I have no experience of an electric boiler. I can only look at price per kWh Gas (mains) typically costs about 3-4p / kWh Electricity typically costs about 12-16p / kWh - so about 4 times as much. Yes it is a small inconvenience keeping an eye on our

IET Forums - Electric Boilers

12/12/2009 · I had a cottage with storage heaters which were hopeless so I changed them out for wet radiators and a 9kW electric boiler. It worked well and I don't recall the electricity bills being that excessive, The electric boiler is quite small and easy to control.If more capacity is required its easy to connect another one in parallel.

Gas Vrs Electric combi boilers :which is cheaper to run …

20/3/2008 · A gas combi boiler uses gas at the same rate 24 hours a day - normally at. 2-3p a kWh. If you have an electric system (as in the thread above) it would need to run to heat the house during the day which would mean using electricity for parts of the day at, say, 10-13p a kWh. (for an Economy 7 tariff) at night it would be at approx 3-4p a kWh

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12/12/2009 · Electric boilers wont ever improve in running costs, they are already virtually efficient, and if installed within the heated space are exactly efficient. If the LPG boiler is old an inefficient I would replace it with a new one.

Electric combi boiler or LPG gas bottle heating system? …

24/9/2019 · Hi, I'm getting a new heating system installed and looking for advice on either an electric combi boiler system or lpg with the 47kg has bottles x 4. ( gardens too small for the big tank). I also looked at oil but that quote came in abit too expensive. Ive got a coal fire

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26/2/2006 · the biggest problem with electric boilers is the fact that the boiler uses so much energy. I had a case a few months back when a punter wanted an electric boiler fitted but I was unable to do this as the boiler was 10 kw and the house supply was only 14 kw, turn the boiler on then you only had 4 kw left for everything else, fine untill you make a cup of tea while cooking your sunday roast!!

Gas Vrs Electric combi boilers :which is cheaper to run …

20/3/2008 · A gas combi boiler uses gas at the same rate 24 hours a day - normally at. 2-3p a kWh. If you have an electric system (as in the thread above) it would need to run to heat the house during the day which would mean using electricity for parts of the day at, say, 10-13p a kWh. (for an Economy 7 tariff) at night it would be at approx 3-4p a kWh

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