The dataset was compiled by the Center for Environmental Systems Research (University of Kassel). The original data comes from the WaterGAP model (http://www.usf.uni-kassel.de/usf/forschung/ projekte/watergap.en.htm).
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Turn down your hot water thermostat
– it doesn't need to be set higher than 60 ºC. The same goes for the boiler of your central heating. Remember, 70 % of the energy used by households in the EU is spent on heating homes and another 14 % – on heating water.
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