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Choosing energy efficient appliances

Running costs add up - check how much

If you’re looking to save money on your power and water bills:

  • Always check the energy rating labels when you are shopping for a new appliance.
  • Use a power meter to check how much power an appliance is using.  


Use the Energy Rating Calculator

The Energy Rating Calculator lets you compare the expected running costs of different models before you buy.


Buy smart and save

If you are buying a new appliance, check our list of commonly purchased items for tips:


When replacing your appliances, consider recycling the old one. Search here to find your closest recycling point.