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

  • Whirlpool AKZM8920/GK
    Whirlpool AKZM8920/GK
    • Energy rating: A+
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 94.8
    • Energy efficiency index: 81.9
    • Energy consumption per cycle (kWh, convection heating): 0.89
    • Energy consumption per cycle (kWh, fan heating): 0.69
  • Liebherr BP2850
    Liebherr BP2850
    • Energy rating: A+++
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 62
    • Energy efficiency index: 13.683
  • Integral Classic Globe (GLS) Omni-Lamp 5.8W Non-Dimmable
    Integral Classic Globe (GLS) Omni-Lamp 5.8W Non-Dimmable
    • Energy rating: A+
    • Equivalent watts: 40W
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 6
    • Luminous efficacy (lm/W): 81.0345
    • Power (W): 5.8
  • IKEA Ledare LED1475R6
    IKEA Ledare LED1475R6
    • Energy rating: A+
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 6
    • Luminous efficacy (lm/W): 67
    • Power (W): 6
  • Philips Dimmable LED Candle
    Philips Dimmable LED Candle
    • Energy rating: A+
    • Equivalent watts: 25W
    • Annual energy consumption (kWh/year): 4
    • Luminous efficacy (lm/W): 62.5
    • Power (W): 4