Energy Efficiency

Ritchie Waterers are so well insulated we have been recognized by electric companies and government agencies for their energy efficiency. Below is the estimated cost of electricity per unit, per year.

All costs are based on a rate of 8 cents per kilowatt hour. Your cost may vary. Estimates based on U.S. Dollars.

Model Oklahoma City,OK St. Louis,MO Conrad,IA Sioux Falls,SD Fargo,ND Winnipeg,Manitoba Calgary,Alberta
EcoFount Series heat standard Estimated ANNUAL energy cost
EcoFount 1 $6.54 $8.37 $13.51 $14.65 $15.61 $16.92 $16.22
EcoFount 2 $9.39 $12.02 $19.40 $21.03 $22.40 $24.28 $23.28
OmniFount Series heat standard Estimated ANNUAL energy cost
Omni 1 $8.87 $11.36 $18.34 $19.88 $21.18 $22.96 $22.01
Omni 2 $17.16 $21.97 $35.47 $38.45 $40.97 $44.40 $42.57
Omni 3 $17.76 $22.73 $36.69 $39.77 $42.38 $45.93 $44.03
Omni 5 $20.71 $26.51 $42.81 $46.40 $49.44 $53.58 $51.37
Omni 10 $40.56 $51.91 $83.82 $90.85 $96.80 $104.91 $100.58
WaterMatic Family with optional heat Estimated ANNUAL energy cost
WaterMatic 100 $11.50 $14.83 $23.94 $25.95 $27.64 $29.96 $28.73
WaterMatic 150 $11.50 $14.83 $23.94 $25.95 $27.64 $29.96 $28.73
WaterMatic 150S $11.50 $14.83 $23.94 $25.95 $27.64 $29.96 $28.73
WaterMatic 300 $19.31 $24.71 $39.90 $43.24 $46.07 $49.94 $47.88
WaterMatic 1000 $21.60 $27.65 $44.64 $48.38 $51.55 $55.87 $53.57

Estimated ANNUAL energy cost for Ritchie automatic waterers

All costs are based on a rate of 8 cents per kilowatt hour. Your cost m ay vary. Estimates based on U.S. Dollars.

Model Oklahoma City,OK St. Louis,MO Conrad,IA Sioux Falls,SD Fargo,ND Winnipeg,Manitoba Calgary,Alberta
THRIFTY KING CT UNITS with optional heat Estimated ANNUAL energy cost
CT1-2000 $5.61 $7.18 $11.60 $12.57 $13.39 $14.51 $13.92
CT2-2000 $5.66 $7.25 $11.70 $12.68 $13.52 $14.65 $14.04
CT4-2000 $6.13 $7.84 $12.66 $13.72 $14.62 $15.85 $15.19
CT6 $7.87 $10.07 $16.26 $17.62 $18.77 $20.35 $19.51
AC Series heat standard Estimated ANNUAL energy cost
1AC $18.77 $24.03 38.80 $42.05 $44.81 $48.56 $46.56
2AC $19.63 $25.13 $40.57 $43.98 $46.86 $50.78 $48.69
Commander Series heat standard Estimated ANNUAL energy cost
Commander 1 $7.79 $9.96 $16.09 $17.44 $18.58 $20.14 $19.31
Commander 2 $11.26 $14.42 $23.28 $25.23 $26.88 $29.14 $27.94
Cattle Fountains heat standard Estimated ANNUAL energy cost
3E $24.66 $31.56 $50.96 $55.96 $58.86 $63.79 $61.16
5E $29.59 $37.88 $61.16 $66.29 $70.63 $76.54 $73.39
CattleMaster Series heat standard Estimated ANNUAL energy cost
CM 480 $31.56 $40.40 $65.23 $70.71 $75.33 $81.65 $78.28
CM 840 $66.02 $84.51 $136.45 $147.89 $157.58 $170.78 $163.74
CM 1440 $66.02 $84.51 $136.45 $147.89 $157.58 $170.78 $163.74

Estimated ANNUAL energy cost for Ritchie automatic waterers

All costs are based on a rate of 8 cents per kilowatt hour. Your cost m ay vary. Estimates based on U.S. Dollars.

Model Oklahoma City,OK St. Louis,MO Conrad,IA Sioux Falls,SD Fargo,ND Winnipeg,Manitoba Calgary,Alberta
WaterMaster Series with optional heat Estimated ANNUAL energy cost
WaterMaster 54 $30.89 $39.54 $63.84 $69.19 $73.72 $79.90 $76.60
WaterMaster Deep 54 $30.89 $39.54 $63.84 $69.19 $73.72 $79.90 $76.60
WaterMaster 96 $30.89 $39.54 $63.84 $69.19 $73.72 $79.90 $76.60
WaterMaster 1200 $30.89 $39.54 $63.84 $69.19 $73.72 $79.90 $76.60
WaterMaster 90 $30.89 $39.54 $63.84 $69.19 $73.72 $79.90 $76.60
WaterMaster 600 $30.89 $39.54 $63.84 $69.19 $73.72 $79.90 $76.60
Thrifty King for Swine with optional heat Estimated ANNUAL energy cost
HG2 $2.06 $2.64 $4.26 $4.61 $4.91 $5.33 $5.11
HG 4 $2.11 $2.70 $4.36 $4.73 $5.04 $5.46 $5.23
Pork King heat standard Estimated ANNUAL energy cost
PK1 $9.66 $12.36 $19.96 $21.63 $23.04 $24.97 $23.94
PK2 $18.24 $23.34 $37.69 $40.85 $43.53 $47.17 $45.23
PK2-1 $16.63 $21.28 $34.37 $37.25 $39.69 $43.01 $41.24
PK4 $28.61 $36.62 $59.12 $64.08 $68.27 $73.99 $70.94