Energy efficiency has become a growingly important feature when choosing an appliance. Whether you are trying to reduce your carbon footprint and/or save on your electric bill, consider these models:
Washing Machine – Electrolux EFLW42
This incredibly efficient washing machine made by Electrolux only uses 60 kWh per year, which is 15 less then it’s closest competitor. Incredibly, it doesn’t sacrifice features to use this little of energy. This washing machine uses a patented system which offers improved wash actions, temperature control, and smart load sensing. Furthermore, there is a 20-Minute fast wash feature and it utilizes a specific mode to specifically target stains.
Dryer – Miele PDR908 HP
Miele created this electric dryer which is leaps and bounds more efficient than its nearest competition. With an estimated wattage of 87 kWh per year, it uses over 30% less energy than the next most efficient dryer on the market today. Similarly to the Electrolux washing machine, advanced features were not sacrificed to achieve this level of efficiency. Through heat pump technology, this ventless dryer can maximize time and energy saving. It also has a full touch screen display to access 35 different programs and has WiFi connectivity.
Dishwasher – 9 Separate Miele Models
Miele did it again with 9 of their dishwashers as well. These models range from 199-210 kWh per year before their closest competition comes in with models at 220 kWh per year. The nine separate models all come with a great range of colors and features for you to chose from. If you are in the market for an energy efficient dishwasher, then Miele should be your preferred brand.
Refrigerator – Galanz GLR10TRDEFR
The competition for most efficient fridge was exceptionally close with the Galanz model beating out a Beko model by just 2 kWh per year. Coming it at 292 kWh per year, the retro looking Galanz model would be a perfect second fridge for a garage, man cave, or she shed. It will look great all while saving a lot of energy!