Market overview by Energy Label class

The most energy efficient A+++ models currently make up only 0.5% of all the fridge models available on the UK market.[1]

The largest number of models (1291 or 56%) currently available are A+-rated.

Refrigerators:  Number of models per energy efficiency class, November 2012

Refrigerators:  Number of models per energy efficiency class, November 2012

Source: GfK UK, November 2012

The picture for freezers is similar with 0.6% of available models being A+++ rated and the vast majority (365 or 53.5%) qualifying for an A+ label.

 

Freezers: Number of models per energy efficiency class, November 2012

Freezers: Number of models per energy efficiency class, November 2012

Source: GfK UK, November 2012

References

[1] Based on GfK data, accessed November 2012