Benefits of a natural gas-powered direct contact water heater

The direct contact water heater instantaneously transforms the water that passes through it into sanitary hot water. It is perfect for industrial processes, where it rapidly generates large quantities of hot water. Generate greater volumes of sanitary hot water, faster. The natural gas-powered direct contact water heater outperforms similar, oil-fired units, as well as being more economical and more efficient.

Reduce your energy costs

Cheaper than electricity and fuel-oil - Lower your energy bill by installing a natural gas-powered direct contact water heater. Not only is natural gas more powerful than electricity or fuel-oil, it also costs less.

Consume less, spend less - With energy efficiency levels as high as 96%, the natural gas-powered direct contact water heater is an energy-smart appliance that can reduce your monthly energy costs, especially when compared to an oil-fired system.

Chart comparing annual energy costs1 equivalent to 582,232 m3 (100% process) which represents energy consumption for a big industry.

Benefit from Énergir grants

Multiply your savings! In addition to seeing your monthly energy costs decrease, you can take advantage of Énergir grants and rebates. One more reason to switch to blue!

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Choose performance

Increase your performance and productivity with the more efficient natural gas-powered direct contact water heater, a reliable, easy-to-maintain appliance. Made of stainless steel, the direct contact water heater requires minimum maintenance and is renowned for its long life span.

Choose the reliability of Énergir's network

By opting for natural gas, you are choosing Énergir’s reliable and secure distribution network! One of the most modern in North America, it meets the Canadian gas industry’s strictest standards and is monitored day and night, 365 days a year.

1 According to the prices in effect from March 1, 2019 to February 29, 2020. Based on Énergir rates and those of Hydro-Québec approved by the Régie de l’énergie; takes into account base electric consumption and rack price of oil with 2% sulfur including, in particular, transport, distribution and CATS.

* Certain conditions apply. Grant amounts will vary, depending on the equipment installed and the building’s characteristics. Only buildings within proximity of the natural gas network are eligible for the grant. . To benefit from the grant, you must submit a signed contract for the distribution and sale of natural gas to the contractor in charge of the work or to the Énergir representative. Grants will only be paid once the natural gas equipment is installed. A five-year natural gas supply contract is required. The eligibility criteria are listed in the Consumption Rebate Program guide approved by the Régie de l’énergie, a copy of which may be obtained on request. Grant amounts must not exceed eligible expenses. Program conditions and grant amounts may also be subject to change without prior notice.