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

  • LG 49LK5100PLA
    LG 49LK5100PLA
    • Energy rating: A++
    • On-mode power: 44
    • Standby power (W): 0.5
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 61
  • Philips 43PUS6162
    Philips 43PUS6162
    • Energy rating: A+
    • On-mode power: 41
    • Standby power (W): 0.3
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 60
  • Bosch ProSilence 66 BGS5SIL2GB
    Bosch ProSilence 66 BGS5SIL2GB
    • Energy rating: A
    • Input power (W): 700W
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 27
  • LG 32LK510BPLD
    LG 32LK510BPLD
    • Energy rating: A+
    • On-mode power: 31
    • Standby power (W): 0.5
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 32
  • Sony KDL40WE663BU
    Sony KDL40WE663BU
    • Energy rating: A+
    • On-mode power: 48
    • Standby power (W): 0.5
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 70