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Procurement – Purchasing Toolkit

Residential Appliances

The following section provides information, sample procurement language and resource information for the following residential appliances:

Cost Savings
Below is a comparison of ENERGY STAR® versus Non-
ENERGY STAR qualified products. Our Simple Savings Calculator can quickly estimate the difference for you.

Cost-Savings Example

Residential Appliances Non-
ENERGY STAR Life-Cycle Energy Costs
Energy Costs
Energy Cost
Savings Over
the Product's
Estimated Life
CO2 Emissions Equivalent of Removing Cars
From Road (number per year)
200 Clothes washers
(14 year life)
$178,783 $112,703 $66,080 3

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