When thinking about replacing your large appliances, energy efficiency should be play a role in your decision making. Energy-efficient appliances can help:
- Save energy
- Lower utility bills
- Reduce impacts on the environment
ENERGY STAR® certified products meet strict technical specifications for energy performance.
To find the most energy-efficient models for your home, visit Natural Resources Canada’s searchable product list or BC Hydro’s list of energy-efficient products. Both FortisBC and BC Hydro offer rebate programs for energy-efficient appliances. See the FortisBC, and BC Hydro program websites for more details.
Did you see a building science or energy efficiency term you did not understand? Check out our glossary.