Month: February 2016

Hype or Reality: Do Energy-Efficient Appliances Deliver?


Most of us want to save the environment, this is true. Saving money in the process doesn’t hurt either. Opting for energy efficient appliances and products is touted as being the best of both worlds. We draw less power from the grid, which in turn reduces demand for coal and other fossil fuels. We also see a benefit at tax time. Are these claims true or just the slick squawk…