Save Energy & Money with Energy Star Products Controlling costs is one of the toughest jobs most operators face. With food and supply costs rising, many foodservice operators are looking for ways to save money and increase profit. Utilizing high efficiency ENERGY STAR appliances can help save thousands of dollars annually in gas, electricity, water, and sewage bills. Whether outfitting a new facility or replacing an existing piece, consider the following statistics when making your decision: The average restaurant uses 5 to 7 times more energy per square foot than office & retail facilities. ENERGY STAR rated refrigerators can save $55 annually, per unit. Up to $175 per freezer. An ENERGY STAR certified steamer can reduce water and sewage costs by $1000/year and $1100 to $1200 in gas/electricity. Dishwashers can save an average of 25 percent on water and energy costs. Depending on the size, the savings could be substantial. Choosing the right ENERGY STAR qualified appliances is a great way to save energy and natural resources while also protecting the bottom line. Schedule a meeting with our knowledgeable Equipment Specialists to see how we can help your foodservice operation run more efficiently. For more information on ENERGY STAR and a complete list of qualified items, click here!