More stories about Appliances

  • Tri-Sensor Controlled Fridge From Fisher and Paykel

    Fisher and Paykel. The DCS 36-inch side-by-side built-in refrigerator includes a tri-sensor control system that regulates the temperatures of the freezer and fresh food compartments. The Energy Star-rated refrigerator features hidden hinges and flush installation for a clean appearance. The...

  • New Web Site Catalogs Eco-Certifications

    Ecolabel online database aims to help companies and consumers navigate claims of environmental certifications and labels for a range of products.

  • Merit Award: Labron Residence, Dallas

    A modern take on a treehouse, this home's second-level great room, window walls, and balconies keep residents connected to lush outdoor space.

  • Grand Award: BrightBuilt Barn, Rockport, Maine

    LEED-Platinum prototype production home combines high-performance features with flexible design details.

  • A Prescription for Healthier Facilities and Operations

    Kathy Gerwig, vice president of workplace safety and environmental stewardship officer for Kaiser Permanente talks about how healthcare organizations are reducing their environmental footprints.

  • Grand Award: Truro Residence, Truro, Mass.

    Spatial separation and flexible mechanical zoning help balance seasonal occupancy swings in this custom home overlooking Cape Cod Bay.

  • The Week in Green: July 24-30

    A roundup of green building news including an impending Senate vote on the energy bill and California’s appliance rebate program.

  • Wireless Appliance Manager From Oregon Scientific

    Oregon Scientific. Available later this year the Advanced Wireless Appliance Manager monitors realtime costs power consumption and carbon emissions for up to eight electrical appliances. Remote sensors plug into any outlet and communicate consumption data to the base unit shown. Features include a...

  • Vacuum-Tube Solar Water Heater From Viessmann

    Viessmann. The Vitosol 200-T vacuum-tube system for residential or commercial installations offers versatility for horizontal or vertical mounting options in roof, wall, or freestanding installations. Direct-flow solar collectors have sol-titanium-coated copper absorbers, thick borosilicate tubes...

  • Steam Washer From Kenmore

    Kenmore. The 4.2-cubic-foot-capacity SteamCare washer features Smart Motion technology, which creates a customized combination of five wash motions to custom clean each garment type. The Energy Star–qualified unit includes a Cold Clean cycle that cleans as effectively as warm-water cycles and a...