Range hoods

In order to be featured on Topten, range hoods must comply with EU Energy labelling regulation No 65/2014 as well as with the following Topten criteria:

Wall/Chimney Hoods

  • Energy Rating of A+
  • Grease Filtering Efficiency of C
  • Fluid Dynamic Efficiency of A
  • Lighting Efficiency of A

Island Hoods

  • Energy Rating of A+
  • Grease Filtering Efficiency of B
  • Fluid Dynamic Efficiency of A
  • Lighting Efficiency of A

Integrated Hoods

  • Energy Rating of A
  • Grease Filtering Efficiency of C
  • Fluid Dynamic Efficiency of A
  • Lighting Efficiency of A

Ecodesign minimum rating

The current minimum energy rating of a range hood that can be placed on the market is the F class.

Best available technology

The most efficient range hoods currently on the market achieve the A+ class.

Publications

Standards and Labels

  • Commission delegated regulation (EU) No 65/2014 of 1 October 2013 supplementing Directive 2010/30/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to the energy labelling of domestic ovens and range hoods
  • Commission regulation (EU) No 66/2014 of 14 January 2014 implementing Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for domestic ovens, hobs and range hoods
  • Amendment regarding Online Energy Labels: Regulation No. 518/2014
  • Directive 2010/30/EU on the indication by labelling and standard product information on the consumption of energy and other resources by energy-related products (recast)

Featured Products

  • Neff D79MH52N1B
    • Energy rating: A+
    • Fluid dynamic efficiency: 34.8
    • Grease filtering efficiency: 80
    • Lighting efficiency (lux/W): 100
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 32.5
    • Fluid dynamic efficiency class: A
    • Lighting efficiency class: A
    • Grease filtering efficiency class: C
  • Neff D76MH52N1B
    • Energy rating: A+
    • Fluid dynamic efficiency: 33.1
    • Grease filtering efficiency: 79.3
    • Lighting efficiency (lux/W): 124
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 28.5
    • Fluid dynamic efficiency class: A
    • Lighting efficiency class: A
    • Grease filtering efficiency class: C
  • Bosch KSV36AW41G
    • Energy rating: A+++
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 75
    • Energy efficiency index: 11.9883
  • Integral Classic Globe Omni-Lamp 8.2W
    • Energy rating: A+
    • Equivalent watts: 60W
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 8
    • Luminous efficacy (lm/W): 98
    • Power (W): 8.2
  • Bosch Exxcel KGE36BW41G
    • Energy rating: A+++
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 149