If you want to do your bit for the planet and cut down on energy bills, energy-efficient white goods and gadgets are of course, the way forward. But they don't tend to come cheap.

Eco can equal expensive, and even if you're guaranteed to save money over the long term, the initial outlay can be a deal-breaker.

Luckily, not all environmentally friendly appliances cost the earth, so we've selected 10 of the best economy buys. Check out our gallery of bargains and go green without breaking the bank.