WEC Issues Request for Expressions of Interest for Shuqaiq Phase 3 AND Yanbu Phase 4 Independent Water Projects

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  • On an average, 10 gallons per day of water footprint is lost to leaks in household fixtures.

 

  • It takes about 70 gallons of water to fill a bathtub, while showers are generally more water-efficient way to bathe.

 

  • Using a low-flow showerhead, around 15 gallons of water can be saved during a 10-minute shower.

 

  • Most front-loading washing machines are energy- and water-efficient, while most top-loading machines; unless they are energy-efficient, use almost double the water per load.

 

  • The average pool takes 22,000 gallons of water to fill, and if you don't cover it, hundreds of gallons of water per month can be lost due to evaporation.

 

  • Light-Emitting Diode (LED) bulbs consume less energy than compared to incandescent and Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFLs).

 

  • Putting electronic gadgets in stand-by mode uses substantial amount of energy, so better turn them totally off when not in use.