Energy Efficient Air Conditioners

If your air conditioner isn’t a newer, more updated model, you might want to purchase a newer, more energy efficient model. Generally, more energy efficient air conditioners will have an Energy Star label. You are assured that air conditioners bearing this label consume less than 15% of the energy than other new models and up to 30% less than air conditioners that are about ten years old. These models might cost a little more, but they save energy and money in the long-run. You should also consider installing home insulations for best results. Contemporary air conditioner manufacturers are legally required to evaluate and rate their products by energy efficiency. The resulting number of the rating is called SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Rating). The higher the rating, the more efficient the model and the more you will save on energy costs over the life of the machine. For instance, SEER 13

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