21st October 2016
Ecodesign saves consumers up to £300 every year
A new study produced by European Consumer Association BEUC, and its sister organisation ANEC has quantified the approximate savings afforded to the average household by Ecodesign and Energy Labelling policies.
Find out more here.
29th September 2016
New 4E report on Global Effectiveness of Standards and Labelling
A new 4E report confirms that efficiency standards and labels are cost-effective measures to reduce CO2 emissions.
29th July 2016
New JRC report on energy efficiency
A new JRC report on Energy Efficiency has found that 2014 saw the lowest EU energy consumption since 2000. A number of trends on the consumption of appliances were also reported: the average consumption of a fridge-freezer dropped 25% in a decade; the average washing machine now uses 15% less water compared to 2004.
Looking at the four main sectors, residential, tertiary, transport and industry, the analysis looks at the effect of measures taken by the EU, such as Ecodesign and Energy Labelling, to reduce energy consumption and improve efficiency.
Find out more here.
12th July 2016
New washing machine and vacuum cleaner listings
Topten UK brings together the most energy efficient products on the market in one place - we've made another set of updates of our washing machine and vacuum cleaner listings - check out the laundry and cleaning section.
Product listings show the approximate purchase and running costs and compare these with a model from a a lower energy class to illustrate the savings possible.
30th June 2016
We've updated our lists for televisions, freezers, refrigerators, LED light bulbs and dishwashers. Click on the relevant section to see the energy and cost savings available from upgrading to the most efficient products on the market.
Our listings now come with links to enable you to find products on Google shopping.
25th May 2016
Give us your feedback and win a FairPhone or coffee machine
Topten UK brings together the most energy efficient products on the market in one place, enabling you to make the best purchase choice for the environment and your energy bill.
We'd like your feedback on the website and how we can make it better, so we've put together a short 20 question survey on your user experience.
Participants will be entered into a draw to win a FairPhone (left) or one of two coffee machines - the Bosch Tassimo Joy (centre) or the Nescafe Dolce Gusto Circolo (right, colours may vary to that shown).
This survey is now closed. Thank you for your participation.