Commercial Fryers Key Product Criteria

Commercial fryers must meet the requirements provided in the tables below to qualify as ENERGY STAR.

Standard Open Deep–Fat Gas Fryers

Heavy–Load Cooking Energy Efficiency >= 50%
Idle Energy Rate <= 9,000 Btu/hr

Large Vat Open Deep–Fat Gas Fryers

Heavy–Load Cooking Energy Efficiency >= 50%
Idle Energy Rate <= 12,000 Btu/hr

Standard Open Deep–Fat Electric Fryers

Heavy–Load Cooking Energy Efficiency >= 80%
Idle Energy Rate <= 1,000 watts

Large Vat Open Deep–Fat Electric Fryers

Heavy–Load Cooking Energy Efficiency >= 80%
Idle Energy Rate <= 1,100 watts