DOE Standards Increase Furnace Costs

612.518.3970  |  952.446.9975
 

DOE Standards Increase Furnace Costs

 
FURNACE MANUFACTURERS ADAPT TO MEET NEW DOE STANDARDS

ECM Motors will Increase New Furnace Prices, but Save on Fuel Use and Costs

Starting July 3, 2019, new U.S. Department of Energy FER (fan efficiency rating) standards designed to help curb carbon emissions and energy costs will go into effect.
To meet these new standards, furnace manufacturers are changing to electronically commutated motors (ECMs) to power the fans contained in most types of furnaces.

ECM fans are more expensive and the higher cost will be reflected in the prices consumers will pay for a new furnace. The good news is, consumers will reap the benefits of ECM technology including more customized comfort control and saving money through reduced energy use.

The Department of Energy estimates that new FER standards will reduce carbon pollution by around 34 million metric tons by 2030. In electricity, this would be enough to power 4.7 million homes for a year.

To learn more about what this change means for you click here, or to get a quote on replacing your old furnace with one equipped with an ECM, give us a call!
© Online-Access
 
See what makes Avid Heating and Cooling, Inc. your number one choice for Furnace repair in Wayzata MN.
 
Payment Options
 
Map & Directions
 
Contact Information
 
Avid Heating and Cooling, Inc.
7700 County Road 110 West  •  Minnetrista, MN 55364    
952.446.9975   
612.518.3970 
License: MB660625   
 
 
See what your neighbors think about our Furnace service in Wayzata MN on Angie's List.
For the best Furnace replacement in Wayzata MN, choose a BBB rated company.
Hours of Operation
 
Monday | 7:30am - 9:00pm
Tuesday | 7:30am - 9:00pm
Wednesday | 7:30am - 9:00pm
Thursday | 7:30am - 9:00pm
Friday | 7:30am - 9:00pm
Saturday | 8:00am - 9:00pm
Sunday | 8:00am - 5:00pm
24/7 EMERGENCY SERVICE AVAILABLE
Payment Options
 
Contact Information
 
Avid Heating and Cooling, Inc.
7700 County Road 110 West
Minnetrista, MN 55364
952.446.9975  |  612.518.3970
License: MB660625
24/7 EMERGENCY SERVICE AVAILABLE
See what your neighbors think about our Furnace service in Wayzata MN on Angie's List.
Call Avid Heating and Cooling, Inc. a BBB rated company for Furnace repair jobs in Mound MN.
 
 
Home   |   Email Us   |   Schedule Service   |   Get Quote   |   Maintenance   |   Guarantees   |   Employment   |   Reviews   |   Search
For Furnace repair service in Mound MN, find us on Facebook!
For Furnace repair service in Mound MN, find us on Google!
Follow us on Twitter for updates on our Furnace repair service in Wayzata MN
Home   |   Email Us   |   Schedule Service
Get a Quote   |   Maintenance   |   Guarantees
Employment   |   Reviews   |   Search Site
For Furnace repair service in Mound MN, find us on Facebook!
For Furnace repair service in Mound MN, find us on Google!
Follow us on Twitter for updates on our Furnace repair service in Wayzata MN