I am writing this letter in response to the article 'The future of energy and pools: is the status quo about to shift?' I believe this article contains a large amount of misleading information and I will outline my arguments and back these up with facts and data.
The CSIRO is set to partner with a start-up company to develop a system that recognises the electrical 'fingerprint' of individual appliances to increase energy efficiency in buildings.
The world is changing rapidly when it comes to trends in energy consumption. For years the pool industry has been flying under the energy regulators' radar while they target more obvious household products that consume larger amounts of energy. But that may well be about to change.
Cooke Industries has appointed Shane Mackenzie as its northern sales manager to support clients throughout NSW, ACT and Queensland with product education, sales training and business development initiatives.
As part of a campaign to raise money for ex-service men and women, and to mark the 75th anniversary of the Kokoda Trail Campaign, Hayward Managing Director Tony Sharpe and Cooke Industries Managing Director Cliff Cooke have announced they will complete the Kokoda Trek back to back in April.
NSW Fair Trading has warned consumers not to use inflatable air loungers in water, including in pools. A number of reports have been made of near drownings following the loungers' lining splitting while being used in water.
Worried you've missed the cut-off for submissions on the Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) on pool pump energy efficiency? Never fear — SPASA has negotiated an extension on the closing date.
For Garry Long, Managing Director of ABGAL Liners and Covers, business is personal. Long has been involved in the pool industry for virtually his whole life, helping the company grow from a backyard family business to Australasia's largest manufacturer of pool liners and covers. He talked to Pool+Spa about his journey and inspirations.
Time is quickly running out to have your say on the consultation Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) for swimming pool pump energy efficiency. The closing date for submissions on the RIS is 21 December.
When the team at FTS Aquatics was asked to use their expertise to create a high-end natural pool for Hampshire couple Richard and Emma Oliver, they tackled the task of blending the pool's design into the backyard landscape with ease.
The Department of Environment and Energy held a consultation meeting on proposed regulation of pool pump energy efficiency at the SPASA NSW/ACT head office on Tuesday, 5 December.
The Pentair EasyTouch Plug n Play control system offers pool owners an easy-to-use pool/spa control system. The system allows full control of all pool/spa features, including advanced features such as coloured lighting.