# What uses the most power in the House?

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## What uses the most power in the House?

Here’s what uses the most energy in your home:

- Cooling and heating: 47% of energy use.
- Water heater: 14% of energy use.
- Washer and dryer: 13% of energy use.
- Lighting: 12% of energy use.
- Refrigerator: 4% of energy use.
- Electric oven: 3-4% of energy use.
- TV, DVD, cable box: 3% of energy use.
- Dishwasher: 2% of energy use.

## How much water does it take to produce gas?

three to six gallons

## How much water does a 10 minute shower use?

20 gallons

## How much water is needed to frack a well?

roughly 4 million gallons

## How much water does it take to produce electronics?

The microchips buried inside every server — and nearly every other electronic device in existence — are also water hogs. Up to 30 liters of water are needed to make a single chip for a laptop or smartphone, and the average semiconductor factory guzzles as much water in a year as a town of 50,000 people.

## What takes a lot of water to produce?

As Table 1 indicates, meat (in this case, pork and beef) requires the highest amount of water to produce.

## What companies use the most water?

Which Industries Use the Most Water?

- Fruit and Vegetable Farming.
- Textiles and Garments.
- Meat Production.
- Beverage Industry.
- Automotive Manufacturing.
- Industry Awareness.
- More from Business & Industry.

## How many gallons of water are in a 500 page notebook?

1,250 gallons

## How many gallons of water does it take to make paper?

U.S. paper manufacturers use about six gallons of water to make a pound of paper, according to the American Forest and Paper Association and other sources, most of which is returned to watersheds.

## How many gallons of water does it take to make a pair of shoes?

2,257 gallons

## How many gallons of water does it take to make a bed sheet?

2,839 gallons

## How many gallons of water does it take to make a plastic bottle?

1.85 gallons

## How many gallons of water does it take to make a shirt?

For example, it takes about 2,700 liters of water to make just one t-shirt , which is enough water for one person to drink for 900 days. And, let’s not forget the wear and tear on the t-shirt once purchased. One load of washing uses 40 gallons of water and five times more energy to dry it.

## How many gallons of water does it take to make a smartphone?

One cell phone takes 240 gallons to manufacture. It takes 713 gallons to produce one cotton t-shirt. A hamburger uses 660 gallons of water to make.

## How many gallons of water does it take to make a cup of coffee?

37 gallons

## What can you do with 1800 gallons of water?

About 1,800 gallons of water are needed to produce the cotton in a pair jeans, and 400 gallons to produce the cotton in a shirt. It takes 39,000 gallons of water to produce the average domestic auto, including tires.

## How many gallons of water does it take to make a hamburger?

To make a burger, first you need 660 gallons of water …

- A 1/3-pound burger requires 660 gallons of water.
- 1 pound of beef requires 1,799 gallons of water, which includes irrigation of the grains and grasses in feed, plus water for drinking and processing.
- 1 slice of bread requires 11 gallons of water.
- 1 pound of wheat requires 132 gallons of water.

## How many gallons of water does it take to make a pound of butter?

665 gallons

## How many gallons of water does it take to make a pound of chicken?

468 gallons

## How much water goes into making a gallon of milk?

approximately 4.5 gallons