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Save Money With A Sub Zero Heating & Cooling Heat Pump , below is a guide for comparing heating sources & applications, based on a home of approx 2,000 sq ft

The following figures are a rough guide for comparing heating sources and applications. The cost figures are as of April 2011 for Cowichan Valley, BC. The figures below are based on a home of approximately 2,000 square feet and are in Canadian dollars.

Heat Pump Savings

Energy/Fuel Source Heat Value In BTU Units Cost/Unit Cost/1,000,000 BTU Approx. Annual Cost
Oil* 36,596 Litre $1.31/litre $50.12 $5,012.00
Propane* 24,197 Litre $0.885/litre $47.55 $4,755.00
Electricity* 3,413 kWh $.08/kW $23.44 $2,344.00
Natural Gas 948,213 GJ $16.00/GJ $21.94 $2,194.00
Air Source Heat Pump* 3,413 kWh $.08/kW $9.38 $938.00
Ground Source Heat Pump* 3,413 kWh $.08/kW $4.68 $468.00

*Propane furnace @ 70% efficiency
**Oil furnace @ 60% efficiency
*Electric furnace @ 100% efficiency
*Air source heat pump @ 2.5 COP

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