ENERGY STAR qualified refrigerators are designed to be at least 20% more energy efficient than the minimum federal standard. The Energy Star refrigerator to be installed has energy costs in the bottom 10% of all Energy Star refrigerators.
ENERGY STAR qualified clothes washers use about 30% less energy and over 50% less water than regular washers. Many qualified clothes washers also have a greater capacity than conventional models, meaning fewer loads of laundry. The model to be installed exceeds 2007 Energy Star guidelines for both energy and water efficiency. It exceeds the Federal Standard for energy use by 138%. It is in the bottom 5% of all Energy Star washers for energy use.
ENERGY STAR qualified dishwashers are, on average, 10% more energy efficient than non-qualified models. The model to be installed is Energy Star qualified and uses 39% less energy and 60% less water than older dishwashers.