Since 1991, Desert Sparkle Pool Care has been dedicated to providing high quality pool & spa cleaning and repair service to both residential & commercial customers in the greater Phoenix metropolitan area. We offer expert pool & spa repairs on all brands of equipment & can install, repair, update, or replace pool cleaners, in-floor cleaning systems, filters, motors, lights, heaters, salt chlorination systems, automated remote control systems and more.
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Energy amendment for pool heaters
The U.S. Department of Energy Conservation
Amendment on Swimming Pool Heaters
Effective April 16, 2013.
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a final rule amending the energy
conservation standards for swimming pool heaters. The standards established in
the final rule will be applied starting April 16, 2013 for residential swimming
pool heaters. For gas-fired pool heaters, the equipment must have a minimum
thermal efficiency of 82%.
The following heater part numbers will be obsolete on April 16, 2013 and will
no longer be available for sale in the United States.