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% 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.