SWH vs heat pumps vs gas boilers vs solar PV

By James Green

Whichever way you look at it, water heating is extremely energy intensive.

In South Africa with around seven million electric geysers in homes, approximately 18% of Eskom’s power is used in heating water. Add in the hot water in business and commercial use, and the figure jumps to as high as 25%.

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WPC elects new board, chairperson

WPC elects new board, chairperson

By the World Plumbing Council

The following is an extract from the last quarter’s World Plumbing Council Review, which we share as a service to the plumbing industry and the WPC.

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ACO Group acquires ROFO Engineering

ACO Group acquires ROFO Engineering

By Rory Macnamara

The ACO Group has announced the acquisition of ROFO Engineering. Marco Cassol, managing director of ACO Systems South Africa, is pleased with the acquisition as this gives them the manufacturing capacity to produce in South Africa.

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New marketing director

New marketing director

Mark Moyce has been appointed marketing director of Kwikot. Having had 25 years with Kwikot in Port Elizabeth and Cape Town and now in Johannesburg, he takes on his new position with enthusiasm. Plumbing Africa chatted to him to find out more about his values and his new position.

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