ENERGY STAR products are independently certified to save energy without sacrificing features or functionality. Saving energy helps prevent climate change. Look for the ENERGY STAR label to save money on your energy bills and help protect our environment.
Improving your home's energy efficiency with ENERGY STAR can help to lower high energy bills, improve comfort and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Learn about the many ways to save in your home and track your progress with "My ENERGY STAR" - your new dashboard to savings.
A new home that has earned the ENERGY STAR label has undergone a process of inspections, testing, and verification to meet strict requirements set by the US EPA. ENERGY STAR certified homes use 15-30% less energy than typical new homes while delivering better comfort, quality, and durability.
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|If you have a second fridge in the garage or basement||Recycle it now!
Odds are it's an old unit, you don't use it much — and it's costing more to run than you think. If you really need a second fridge, replace it with a right-sized ENERGY STAR model.
|If your fridge or freezer was manufactured before 1993||
It's time for a new one.
You're wasting $65 or more in electricity to run a fridge that's at the end of its life. Before it breaks and leaves you with a lot of spoiled food on your hands, replace it with an ENERGY STAR qualified fridge or freezer that's no bigger than you need. They cost only half as much to run and offer advanced technology to keep your food fresher longer.
Don't let that old fridge take up residence in the garage or basement! Check out the four ways to recycle an old fridge or freezer.
|If your fridge or freezer was manufactured between 1993 and 1999|| You may want to consider replacing it if:|
Use the refrigerator calculator to find out how much energy and money your old fridge or freezer is costing you. Your savings may justify replacing it now.