The cost of running old appliances, revealed

Posted on October 19, 2012


Sust-it shared this helpful link about running old appliances.

Are running a twenty-year-old fridge or washing machine? You may be in for a shock! #eco

Use the handy slide controls to reveal the typical extra costs from running old appliances. See the savings of replacing old freezers, fridges, washing machines and dishwashers. Old appliances typically use lots more energy than new energy efficient ones

But – when you go to replace them, aided by the helpful information from Sust-It, then beware the temptation to get larger machines which may be judged “efficient” but overall use more power or water by being larger than what you had before (eg bigger fridges, larger screen Tvs etc).

Calculating the cost of running old appliances, electricity usage.

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