Energy Efficiency2019-08-19T11:59:17+00:00
  • A heat pump reduces water heating costs by 60% to 70%. Image credit: SA Heat Pump Engineers

Building an energy-efficient home

An energy-efficient home saves money by reducing energy use, providing a higher level of comfort to its occupants and increasing the resale value of the house. SANS standard 10400-XA requires that 50% of energy in [...]

  • A typical flat plate collector where the storage cylinder is installed inside the roof or on the side of the building.

Generating heat in your home

Undoubtedly the most expensive running cost for any home is generating hot water but developers, architects and specifiers have a wide range of options in water heating technology to choose from. By Benjamin Brits | [...]