Price, rather than energy efficiency, is the determining factor when Australians buy new electrical appliances.
Comparison website finder.com.au said 41 per cent of consumers failed to consider the energy rating even though such a feature could save them money.
The top three priorities were price (88 per cent), brand reputation (63 per cent) and features (60 per cent).
Finder’s Angus Kidman said Australian households were missing out on potential savings by not considering the energy efficiency rating of new appliances.
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