energy efficiency ratio


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energy efficiency ratio

[′en·ər·jē i′fish·ən·se ‚rā·shō]
(electricity)
A value that represents the relative electrical efficiency of air conditioners; it is the quotient obtained by dividing Btu-per-hour output by electrical-watts input during cooling.
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A: SEER stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio.
The new federal Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio, or SEER 13 standard, to be effective on Jan.
Make sure the system you buy has a Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio of 15 or greater, and an Energy Efficiency Ratio of 13 or greater.
Also look for the Energy Efficiency Ratio (EER) on the yellow Energy Guide label.
Many older central air conditioners have seasonal energy efficiency ratio (SEER) ratings of only 6 or 7.
The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) recently applauded the air conditioning industry's acceptance of Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) 13 as the federal efficiency standard for residential central air conditioners.
Look for high Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) ratings and the Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) on products.
A six-panel solar power system will be installed, doubling the Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) on certain equipment.
This year's Deluxe Inverter V has achieved a stunning Energy Efficiency Ratio (EER) rating of 10, Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) rating of 13.
It saves 60 percent of energy, compared with the regular ACs and provides an energy efficiency ratio of 4.

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