EU shows crumby cookers the kitchen door

EU shows crumby cookers the kitchen door

New EU rules banish low quality domestic ovens, hobs and range hoods across Europe today. The move makes room for better appliances that will deliver savings of €230 over the lifetime of a typical new oven, for example. But shoppers should beware of inefficient ‘end of line’ models sold at a discount in the coming weeks, which could chain them to a costly ‘energy monster’ for years to come.