Bulk buying savings—televisions

ENERGY STAR®—saving time, energy and money

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Snap shot of expected savings for televisions

Here is a general estimate of energy, cost and emissions savings using base energy prices and other factors that are developed from Government of Canada data and national average energy rates.

Access the ENERGY STAR Simple Savings Calculator to localize the settings by selecting a province or territory, or inputting your own data.

Consult the ENERGY STAR product specifications for technical information on certified products.

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Cost-savings example—400 televisions (40-44" screen size) (6-year life)

Annual Lifetime Annual Lifetime
Energy consumption
33,655 201,933 48,016 288,098
Energy cost
(@ 12.6¢/kWh)
$4,256 $19,677 $6,073 $28,074
Maintenance cost $0 $0 $0 $0
Total operating cost $4,256 $19,677 $6,073 $28,074
Incremental cost   $0    
Total life-cycle cost   $19,677   $28,074
Total energy savings
14,361 86,166    
Total energy and maintenance cost savings $1,816 $8,396    
Emissions savings
(kg CO2 )
2,154 12,925    
Payback period 0 years (based on incremental cost of $0 per ENERGY STAR certified unit)

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