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  • Even a well-maintained dishwasher may be worth replacing if it is 10 or more years old.
  • Advanced technology including soil sensors and improved jets adjust the cycle for optimum performance. The result? Sparkling dishes with less water wasted and energy used.
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    Look for ENERGY STAR® certified dishwashers. Why? They are 12% more efficient than non-certified models. For optimal efficiency, only operate your dishwasher with full loads.
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    Want to save even more and keep your house cooler? Use your large appliances in the evening and skip the drying cycle.
Frequently Asked Questions
  • How do products qualify for ENERGY STAR®? What does it mean?
    ENERGY STAR® is the trusted, government-backed symbol for energy efficiency helping us all save money and protect the environment through energy-efficient products and practices. Products can earn the ENERGY STAR® label by meeting the energy efficiency requirements set forth in ENERGY STAR® product specifications. ENERGY STAR® qualified products use as much as 50% less energy than standard products.
  • Where can I find ENERGY STAR® products?
    You can search for ENERGY STAR® products across many major retailers (e.g. Best Buy, Amazon) and find the best deals. You can compare the total cost of owning a product, which includes both the upfront cost as well as the ongoing costs of operating the product (at your utility rate / usage).
  • If I complete this measure, can I track my savings over time?
    If you mark an item on your plan as completed, we will track your estimated energy use and savings over time. We can use this to find additional savings options.
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