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Can I use universal water heater thermocouple for brand 'American Standard' model G-50T1-3-6

Based on the photo I found of a pilot assembly for your model number, yes, I think it does incorporate a thermocouple in the pilot assembly. It isn't designed for replacement of the thermocouple alone ...
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Can I convert 50 amp electric oven circuit to subpanel, and power oven plus water heater, plus maybe a car charger?

Normal 4500W water heaters are 18.75 amps. So a "heat pump water heater" that is 19 amps, is actually worse than a normal one LOL. That's because it is a normal one. Either the heat pump is ...
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Is it okay to store window air conditioners near a natural gas tankless combi boiler?

A3 refrigerants like propane are basically dangerous. You should store them in a ventilated area away from source of flame. A2L refrigerants are a theoretical hazard. In test, nobody has ever ...
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Can I convert 50 amp electric oven circuit to subpanel, and power oven plus water heater, plus maybe a car charger?

Load Calculations are the key. And you've got some issues there. An online load calculator says with the water heater and car charger, I'm only at 137 amps, so I think I'm fine for the total house ...
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Can I convert 50 amp electric oven circuit to subpanel, and power oven plus water heater, plus maybe a car charger?

Do a load calculation for just the subpanel. However you have some options. A smart EV charger can be made to sense the current being drawn by the entire subpanel and throttle down the current the car ...
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Federal Tax Credits for Energy Efficiency

You can only claim the $2000 once per year. You can deduct up to $2000 per year total for the heat pump credit (so you'll max out the credit if you spend $6666 or more on heat pump systems in one year)...
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Hot water circulating pump keeps cold water source hot where it comes in to the water heater

This is a common drawback to hot water recirc pumps. They end up pushing warm water back down the cold water line. To answer the question, yes, you can tap into that warm water to provide water supply ...
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