• Teams Weigh In,
    Shrink "Wastelines"

    More than 125 teams and 6,500
    buildings across the nation are
    competing to slim their energy and
    water "wastelines".  Follow along to see
    who comes out on top!

    Battle of the Buildings
  • Join the Lorax who
    speaks for the trees...

    to help save energy, water, and Earth's other
    necessities!

    Join The Lorax
  • Keep it simple.
    Choose ENERGY STAR.

    See how easy it can be to save energy,
    save money, and protect the environment!
     

    Keep it Simple Videos
  • Renovate with
    LED Lighting!

    Get useful lighting information to help you
    with your home makeover.

    Renovate with LED Lighting
  • Find Your Way to
    Summertime Savings

    As the temperature heats up, let
    the experts at ENERGY STAR
    lead the way to comfort and
    energy savings in your home.

    Find Your Way To Summertime Savings
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ENERGY STAR is a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency voluntary program that helps businesses and individuals save money and protect our climate through superior energy efficiency. Learn more about ENERGY STAR.

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  • Energy Star Results

    2014 Achievements

    With help from ENERGY STAR, by 2014, Americans prevented 2.5 billion metric tons of GHG emissions.
    See 2014 Achievements

  • Energy Star Results

    2013 Annual Report

    A comprehensive review of ENERGY STAR and other EPA climate protection partnerships.

  • Energy Star Results

    Climate Change

    Basic information on climate change, greenhouse gas emissions, and climate change science.
    See Climate Change.

Tools and Initiatives

Partners

Featured Partner

  • Des Moines Public Schools Partner of the Year
    Des Moines Public Schools received ENERGY STAR recognition for using its scale and reach to influence the energy actions of citizens and other employers in the area through ongoing communications. Learn More
  • Illinois Energy & Recycling Office at the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Partner of the Year
    Illinois Energy & Recycling Office received ENERGY STAR recognition for its successful implementation of the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program. Learn More
  • Cherokee County Schools Partner of the Year
    Cherokee County Schools received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to creating healthy, safe, and environmentally friendly schools as an essential part of student academic success. Learn More
  • North Penn School District Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    North Penn School District received ENERGY STAR recognition for its aggressive program to improve district-wide energy efficiency and educate students on the value of saving energy. Learn More
  • AEP Ohio Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Columbia Gas of Ohio and AEP Ohio received ENERGY STAR recognition for their efforts to bring a unified ENERGY STAR Certified Homes program to builders and homebuyers across their service areas. Learn More
  • Nissan North America, Inc. Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Nissan North America, Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for the continued improvement of its energy management performance and promotion of energy efficiency. Learn More
  • Vornado Realty Trust Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Vornado Realty Trust received ENERGY STAR recognition for its strategic approach to energy management that uses the power of data, innovative technology, and a comprehensive outreach platform. Learn More
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Colgate-Palmolive Company received ENERGY STAR recognition for its efforts to continuously broaden its energy strategy while acting responsibly to fight climate change. Learn More
  • Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships, Inc. (NEEP) Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships, Inc., received ENERGY STAR recognition for its leadership on behalf of its Sponsors, who seek to steer the Northeast toward ever greater energy efficiency. Learn More
  • Merck & Co., Inc. Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Merck & Co., Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for its continued leadership in energy management and strategic focus on helping others improve to world class status for energy management. Learn More
  • JLL Partner of the Year
    JLL received ENERGY STAR recognition for its innovative communications campaign, educating employees, stakeholders, and customers about energy efficiency and the impacts of climate change. Learn More
  • Providence Homes Partner of the Year
    Providence Homes received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to building and promoting energy efficient homes. Learn More
  • Potomac Electric Power Company (“Pepco”) Partner of the Year
    Potomac Electric Power Company ("Pepco") received ENERGY STAR recognition for its residential energy efficiency programming in its Maryland service territory. Learn More
  • Brandywine Realty Trust Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Brandywine Realty Trust received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to implementing strong energy management practices and promoting those best practices throughout the business community. Learn More
  • NeighborWorks® TOLEDO REGION Excellence Award
    NeighborWorks Toledo received ENERGY STAR recognition for its support of the ENERGY STAR Certified Homes program. Learn More
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb Partner of the Year
    Bristol-Myers Squibb received ENERGY STAR recognition for the development a robust energy management program by using ENERGY STAR tools and resources. Learn More
  • Kenton County School District Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Kenton County School District received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to building and operating energy-efficient schools, and using ENERGY STAR tools and resources across its program. Learn More
  • The Kroger Co. Partner of the Year
    Kroger received ENERGY STAR recognition for its longtime commitment to investing in energy reduction initiatives. Learn More
  • Loudoun County Public Schools Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Loudoun County Public Schools received ENERGY STAR recognition for improving energy efficiency through the creation of an energy-saving culture among students, staff members, and parents. Learn More
  • General Motors Company Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    General Motors Company received ENERGY STAR recognition for its ongoing progress in energy performance and support of ENERGY STAR as part of its corporate sustainability program. Learn More
  • Jacksonville Building Science, LLC Partner of the Year
    Jacksonville Building Science received ENERGY STAR recognition for verifying ENERGY STAR certified homes and educating builders and sales professionals in the region. Learn More
  • Fanning Howey Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Fanning Howey received ENERGY STAR recognition for its continued commitment to using ENERGY STAR tools to establish and achieve energy goals for all new construction and major renovation projects. Learn More
  • Evergreen Public Schools Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Evergreen Public Schools received ENERGY STAR recognition for its ongoing commitment to finding new ways to save energy, making portfolio-wide improvements, and educating the school community. Learn More
  • Milford Housing Development Corporation Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Milford Housing Development Corporation received ENERGY STAR recognition for its dedication to making homeownership more affordable through ENERGY STAR and its Self-Help Housing program. Learn More
  • PSEG Long Island Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    PSEG Long Island received ENERGY STAR recognition for its continued leadership in advancing the market for ENERGY STAR products and practices. Learn More
  • Panasonic Eco Solutions Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Panasonic Eco Solutions North America received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment for advancing residential ventilation through product innovation, outreach to consumers, and contractors. Learn More
  • ComEd Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    ComEd received ENERGY STAR recognition for its continued success in leveraging ENERGY STAR and its initiative in reaching new consumers through targeted outreach and behavioral marketing. Learn More
  • TRANSWESTERN Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    TRANSWESTERN received ENERGY STAR recognition for demonstrating a commitment to continuous improvement through the enhancement and expansion of its energy management programs. Learn More
  • SoCalGas Partner of the Year
    Southern California Gas Company received ENERGY STAR recognition for leveraging ENERGY STAR as a foundational pillar for its work to advance energy efficiency for the long term. Learn More
  • Brighton Homes Partner of the Year
    Brighton Homes received ENERGY STAR recognition for its continued growth as an ENERGY STAR home builder and commitment to building and promoting ENERGY STAR certified homes. Learn More
  • EnergyCAP, Inc. Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    EnergyCAP, Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for making ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager an integral component of its software product offerings for a wide network of clients and business partners Learn More
  • Soft-Lite Windows Partner of the Year
    Soft-Lite received ENERGY STAR recognition for its development of ENERGY STAR certified products, commitment to employee training, and wide-ranging promotional efforts. Learn More
  • Focus on Energy Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Focus on Energy received ENERGY STAR recognition for its comprehensive approach to delivering Home Performance with ENERGY STAR, commercial sector energy efficiency, and certified products. Learn More
  • Intertape Polymer Group, Inc. Partner of the Year
    Intertape Polymer Group received ENERGY STAR recognition for broadening its energy program throughout the corporation while strengthening its partnership with ENERGY STAR. Learn More
  • Metro Lighting Partner of the Year
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  • Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver received ENERGY STAR recognition for its outstanding commitment to providing permanent, affordable, and energy-efficient ENERGY STAR certified homes. Learn More
  • Ecova Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Ecova received ENERGY STAR recognition for its continued efforts to integrate EPA’s resources into its offerings, and encouraging clients to use ENERGY STAR tools in their energy management program Learn More
  • Columbia Association Excellence Award
    Columbia Association received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR (HPwES) and Energy Efficient Products programs. Learn More
  • Liberty Property Trust Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Liberty Property Trust received ENERGY STAR recognition for its comprehensive energy management approach that uses ENERGY STAR tools and resources to set goals and measure success. Learn More
  • Houston Habitat For Humanity Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Houston Habitat for Humanity received ENERGY STAR recognition for its outstanding work with partner families building simple, affordable ENERGY STAR certified new homes. Learn More