The Ice-O-Matic - ICE0500HT - Ice Series™ Air Cooled 565lb Top Discharge Ice Machine is ENERGY STAR® certified, so you know right away that this investment will save you money long-term. At the same time, the top vent air discharge allows you to place the ICE0500HT in a variety of places without concern about tight spaces. Other machines often struggle with the production that the Ice-O-Matic Ice Series™ Air Cooled 565lb Top Discharge Ice Machine (ICE0500HT) is capable of. The harvest assist technology keeps those ice cubes coming without requiring a lot more work. Your half cubes are also protected by Pure Ice antimicrobial technology, which prevents bacteria, algae, and slime from showing up inside.