So how much does a new high-efficiency dishwasher cost?
High-efficiency dishwashers range in price tremendously depending upon the make and model. In general the prices will range from $200 - $1,000 with most machines falling in the $350 – $550 range. With a little shopping around it should be possible to purchase a high-efficiency dishwasher for about the same price as a standard model. The most energy efficient models are made in New Zealand or Europe. For information on specific makes and models and energy ratings visit ENERGY STAR dishwashers.
High efficiency dishwashers are now offered by almost all the leading manufacturers and should be available wherever clothes washers are sold. For a list of stores in your area, try the ENERGY STAR store locator. All you need is a zip code!