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Make a Savings Splash with a New Pool Pump

ENERGY STAR certified pool pumps save money, save energy, and protect the climate. See how much your pool pump could be costing you in energy bills, learn when it might be time for new pool pump, and get the benefit of all the available savings when you choose ENERGY STAR.

Make a Savings Splash with a New Pool Pump

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Make a Savings Splash with a New Pool Pump. ENERGY STAR certified pool pumps save money, save energy, and protect the planet.

Pull the plug on your home’s number 2 energy drain. Your pool pump could be your home's second largest energy user, adding as much as $550 every year to your energy bills. ENERGY STAR certified in-ground pool pumps use up to 65% less energy than standard pool pumps, saving up to $445 in energy bills each year.

The big savings mean you’ll see the payback on the additional investment in an ENERGY STAR pool pump in less than two years.

With ENERGY STAR pool pumps, smarter tech runs deep. Pool pumps that have earned the ENERGY STAR are available for in-ground and above-ground pools. ENERGY STAR pool pumps save energy by adjusting to the task. More power for pool vacuuming, less for filtration.

We could save millions in energy bills every year. If all our pool pumps were ENERGY STAR certified, U.S. families could save $770 million in energy costs every year. The energy savings would help protect the climate by annually preventing greenhouse gas emissions equal to more than one million cars.

Time to take the plunge? Learn the signs that your old pump may be ready to come up for air. If your current pump shows these symptoms, it could be time to call a pool services contractor.

  • It seems less powerful than in the past.
  • It makes noise.
  • It occasionally gets hot and shuts off.
  • It won’t start or starts slowly.
  • Your pump is seven to ten years old.

Dive in to Savings with Utility Rebates. Many utility companies offer rebates toward your purchase of a new ENERGY STAR certified pool pump. You may already be primed for big savings. Go to for details.

The Simple Choice for Energy Efficiency. ENERGY STAR is the simple choice for energy efficiency. For more than 25 years, EPA's ENERGY STAR program has been America's resource for saving energy and protecting the environment Join the millions making a difference at