Use this calculator to estimate the cost of running your pool pump and find out how much you could save on time-based pricing. Simply enter your usage details then press "calculate".
Pool Pump Estimated Annual Usage and Running Costs with the Domestic All Time
Pool Pump Estimated Annual Savings with the PowerSmart Home tariff
1,2 Estimates are calculated using electricity prices which are indicative of competitive 2015/16 pay-on-time offers advertised by the major energy retailers for residential customers in the Ausgrid network area.
3 Assumes operating hours between 7am and 10pm and avoiding Peak periods between 2pm to 8pm on weekdays as far as possible. If hours of use per day are greater than 7 then extra hours are calculated using the Peak tariff.
4 Only applicable if pool pump complies with EPA noise levels. Hours assumed to be within the Off Peak period (10pm to 7am). If hours of use per day are greater than 9 then extra hours are calculated using the Shoulder tariff.