News Analysis

WatterSaver Water Heater Halted

The WatterSaver heat-pump water heater from ECR International (sold under the Dunkirk brand) has been taken out of production due to tepid consumer response despite offering significant energy-savings potential. “We hate to see it go away, but it just didn’t grab enough of the market,” Karl Mayer, OEM sales manager for ECR International, told

EBN. He expressed hope that the situation will be temporary: “We’re looking to come up with a marketing and manufacturing partner.” The WatterSaver was honored as a Top-10 product by

Published November 1, 2005

Piepkorn, M. (2005, November 1). WatterSaver Water Heater Halted. Retrieved from