How much money does energy-efficient appliances save?
Depending on the number and type of appliances you purchase, you can expect to save anywhere between 20 to 50 percent on your monthly energy bills.
Are energy-efficient appliances cheaper?
According to a government website, energystar.gov, replacing an old fridge with a new Energy Star refrigerator can save up to $300 in energy costs over the life of the appliance. An Energy-Star washer uses up to 40% less water and 20% less energy than a typical ten-year-old appliance.
Why is it better to buy energy-efficient appliances?
Appliances can account for around 30% of home energy use, so choosing the most energy-efficient appliance can bring big savings. The Equipment Energy Efficiency (E3) Program focuses on a range of products to increase their energy efficiency, save money on bills and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.