Summary Of Results

ENERGY SAVINGS pa (%)

56%

GHG EMISSION SAVINGS (CO2 -e pa)

1,319 tonnes

ELECTRICITY SAVINGS pa

773 MWh

TOTAL SOLAR PV SYSTEM SIZE 

231 kW

Aquahub slashes annual energy costs by 56% owing to 3E Group’s experience in Aquatic Centres

3E Group’s multi-disciplined engineering team are highly qualified experts with first-hand experience in implementing energy saving solutions in Aquatic and Recreational Centres. The 3E Group team comprises Certified Energy Efficiency Leaders/Specialists (CEEL/CEES), Certified Energy Managers (CEM), mechanical engineers, lighting specialists, Pool Plant and HVAC specialists. We combine our in-house expertise with specialist sub-contractors to design and implement custom solutions.

3E Group was contracted by Maroondah City Council to design and implement energy efficiency solutions at Aquahub located in Croydon (VIC) as part of the broader Energy Performance Contract with the council.

THE ECMs THAT WERE IMPLEMENTED
AT AQUAHUB INCLUDE:

  • Large Solar PV (770 rooftop panels mounted) – LGC System 
  • Boiler replacement 
  • Overnight baseload reduction 
  • Pool pump Variable Speed Drives (VSDs) 
  • Pool HVAC optimisation 
  • Pool blanket systems 
  • Power factor correction 
  • Pool Hall lighting 
  • BMS fine tuning and analytics 
  • Voltage regulation