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Energy Saving Tips to Keep Your Electricity Bill as Cool as Your Refrigerator

Energy Saving Tips to Keep Your Electricity Bill as Cool as Your Refrigerator

Energy efficiency and your refrigerator Cobb EMC. Image credit: Dave Baker Summer months are great for grilling. And that means you don’t have to use electricity to operate the oven or stove – or cool a hot kitchen. But don’t stop with energy efficient cooking methods. Consider how you can conserve and save money while cooling

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ORNL Building Tecnologies Could Cut Refrigerator Energy Use by 40%

ORNL signs agreement with Whirlpool Corp. to develop new energy-efficient refrigerator ORNL, February 25, 2015 The Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Whirlpool Corporation are collaborating to design a refrigerator that could cut energy use by up to 40 percent compared with current models. The goal of the cooperative research and development agreement,


AR Releases 2015 Guide to Refrigeration & Freezers

But once they arrive in stores, there are plenty of brands offering innovative new features to pleasantly surprise, including new form factors, more efficient energy use and specially regulated compartments to keep food fresher for longer.


New DOE Standards for Residential Refrigerator & Freezers

In 2011, the Department of Energy (DOE) issued standards for home refrigerators, refrigerator-freezers and freezers to increase the energy efficiency of these commonly-used appliances. The standards reflect several recommendations made to DOE from states