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Purchasing ENERGY STAR certified CFS equipment can cut utility costs and maintenance without sacrificing features, quality, or style. Many utilities also offer rebates to offset the purchase price of ENERGY STAR equipment.
ENERGY STAR Where to Buy List
For a list of ENERGY STAR dealers and distributors that sell ENERGY STAR certified equipment, visit the ENERGY STAR Where to Buy List. Please contact CommercialFoodService@energystar.gov if you would like to be added to the list.
ENERGY STAR Rebates
For a list of CFS incentives, please visit the ENERGY STAR Rebate Finder.
Be sure to look for the ENERGY STAR when shopping for commercial dishwashers
Current Specification Effective Date: September 2021
- Covers stationary rack machines (undercounter; single tank door-type; pot, pan, and utensil; and glass washing) and conveyor machines (rack and rack-less/flight type, multi and single tank). Products must meet idle energy rate and water consumption limits, as determined by both machine type and sanitation approach (chemical/low temp versus high temp).
- ENERGY STAR certified commercial dishwashers can save businesses an average of $360 a year on energy bills and over 5,647 gallons of water per year depending on product type.