As of 2015, some good electric snow shovels include the Toro 1800 Power Curve 38381, GreenWorks 26032 and Snow Joe iON18SB, according to ConsumerSearch.com. Amazon.com gives the models 3.9, four and 4.1 out of five stars, respectively, and they are rated favorably by SnowBlowersDirect.com.
The Toro Power Curve is lightweight, maintenance-free and clears up to 8 inches of snow. The powerful curved rotor of the blower moves up to 500 pounds of snow per minute. The GreenWorks snow thrower can clear up to 10 inches of snow in any direction with the 180-degree directional chute. The machine is safe, easy to use and preserves the environment. The cord-free Snow Joe blower runs on an Ecosharp lithium-ion battery that provides 50 minutes of run time on a full charge.