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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 hot food holding cabinets
Current Specification Effective Date: October 2011
- The Version 2.0 specification took effect on October 1, 2011. Materials related to this revision process are provided at the product development page.
- Hot food holding cabinets that have earned the ENERGY STAR are 65 percent more energy efficient than standard models.
These approaches to reducing energy use help keep your kitchen cooler and reduce the impact on your air conditioning systems.
- Look for the ENERGY STAR
- Shut off overnight
- Replace missing or worn out control knobs