On August 25, 2011, the Department of Energy released new standards for energy efficiency in refrigerators, freezers and now icemakers. Although these standards will not be enforced until 2014 you will probably see many appliance manufacturers debuting their products earlier to get on the leading edge. There has been an amazing amount of progress in energy efficiency since the kitchen appliances of the 70’s. Read the article and take a look at the charts….
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Licensed in Real Estate since 1985, Jeannette, Broker/Owner of Green Florida Properties sets herself apart with extensive education in energy-efficient and sustainable building practices. As northeast Florida's first NAR (National Association of Realtors) Green Real Estate Professional and certified EcoBroker Jeannette pioneered the greening of St. Augustine and St. Johns County MLS. Adding green data fields to the multiple listing service benefits anyone seeking to buy or sell a home with energy-efficient and sustainable features. Jeannette is currently one of three NAR and FR (Florida Realtors) GREEN Instructors in Florida teaching the GREEN Designation course. View all posts by GreenFLBroker, Jeannette Moore