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Day 10: Ten Gifts For Giving
Need any last minute gifts? TopTenUSA compiles great products into lists that meet energy savings standards, including ENERGY STAR ratings. Here are ten gift ideas that are number 1 in energy savings in the category.
1. Televisions. Westinghouse LCD Model TV’s have the lowest average energy costs.
2. Laptop Computers. Hewlett-Packard Company ENVY 2-in-1 tablet will only use 4.3 kWh/year for recharging.
3. Refrigerators. Whirlpool WRT771RWY 21-cubic-foot model can save up to $315 in energy costs per year.
4. Clothes Washers. Samsung WF455AGS 4.5 cubic foot washer will save up to $346 per year.
5. Furnaces. Carrier Infinity 98:59MN7 model is the most efficient option in energy consumption.
6. Freezers. Danby DCFM246 freezer model will save up to $67 per year.
7. Dishwashers. Bosch SHX98MO*UC dishwasher only uses 2.9 gallons of water per cycle and can save $100-$226 in energy costs.
8. Larger Gaming Monitors. ASUS VE278H can save up to $16 in yearly operating costs.
9. Electric Water Heaters. Stiebel Eltron ACCELERA 300 can save $4,882 in lifetime operating costs.
10. LED Lighting. Satco/Nuvo products have the warmest LED color temperatures and most energy savings.