This excerpt has been taken from the Jandy.com website regarding the new U.S. Department of Energy regulations for Dedicated Purpose Pool Pumps:
Effective July 19, 2021, new U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) regulations will go into effect that require Dedicated Purpose Pool Pumps (DP3) manufactured in or imported into the U.S. meet minimum energy-efficiency standards. The standards apply to all pool pumps with a Hydraulic Horsepower (HHP) rating ≤ 2.5 HHP, with some limited exceptions. HHP is approximately 50% of the pump motor’s total horsepower (THP) rating.
Most pool pumps with a motor rating of 5.0 THP or less will be required to meet the minimum energy-efficiency standards.
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