Fagor is the worldwide pioneer in induction technology and the leading pressure cooker brand in the United States. It is our mission to provide small electric appliances that are energy efficient, innovative, safe and dependable. The Fagor small electrics collection offers counterop convenience and energy efficiency all at your fingertips. They are designed with precision and constructed of the finest materials all while being enviromentally conscious .Fagor's pioneer leadership in induction technology sets our updated and more user friendly Portable Induction Cooktop apart from the rest. The Induction Cooktop provides the fastest, safest, most efficient cooking experience. It uses 90% of energy porduced while providing precise and instant heat. It also cooks up to 50% faster than gas and electric which saves energy and money. New features include: 7 power settings relating to various cooking functions, 2 Quick Launch buttons that immediately take you to your desired level and a "Quick Temperature Check" that displays the actual temperature.