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.