What are energy efficient appliances?
Your house is full of appliances that all add up to your overall energy use. In fact larger household appliances account for around 31 per cent of the average household’s energy use. Energy efficient appliances will save energy and water, and save you money.
To ensure your appliances are energy efficient:
- compare the energy and running costs when purchasing appliances: use energy rating labels and the Energy Rating Calculator to save money on both the purchase price and lifetime running costs
- use your appliances wisely: there are many ways to use your appliances more efficiently.