Natural Gas Dryers
- Cost Comparison
When you need to dry clothes and keep up with the loads of track and field laundry, your natural gas dryer is the ideal team member. A natural gas dryer works quickly so you use less energy and your energy costs drop.
A natural gas dryer is over 75% cheaper to operate than an electric dryer. You and the team's uniforms never looked so good, with so little effort! Use this easy to understand table to compare the annual operating cost of a natural gas dryer to an electric dryer.
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| Natural Gas Cost
A front-load washer requires less water, holds larger loads and saves you energy in reduced water heating costs! Front-load washers have a faster spin cycle and remove more water from the wet clothing, therefore requiring less drying time resulting in additional cost savings.
You can save on your annual water heating cost when selecting a front-load clothes washer over a top-load clothes washer.
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|Water Heating Savings
Based on fuel rates as of October, 2013
Natural Gas $0.2281 per m3
Electricity $0.129 per kWh
* Assumptions to create the cost comparison were based on a standard home located in the Union Gas service area with 4 people per household. Cost comparison does not include monthly fixed charges.