New Energy Guidelines for Refrigerators, Freezers and Icemakers

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….