Month: September 2018

Its the Law!

The Energy Regulatory Comission has notified the public that enforcement of the SWH,2012 regulation will now begin.  All buildings that use 100L of hot water per day must have a solar water heater.  The fines if found in breach of this law will be millions of shillings and even 1 year jail time. So as …

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Pressurized or Nonpressurized?

Another variation between solar water heaters is pressurized and non-pressurized. Non-pressurized systems work for the vast majority of homes. Non-pressurized systems are much cheaper than pressurized systems. Pressurized systems are only required in certain special circumstances. A non-pressurized system uses gravity to supply hot water to the home.  The water is delivered to the tank …

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