Includes eligibility criteria and partner commitments, which are required in order for your product to qualify for the ENERGY STAR label.
Computer Program Requirements Version 5.2 (233KB) (Effective until June 1, 2014. Note: as of January 15, 2014 CBs will no longer certify new products to V5.2)
Computer Program Requirements Version 6.0 (1MB) (Effective June 2, 2014. Note: as of September 10, 2013, manufacturers may have products certified to V3.0)
Sample Letter Templates: Custom Software Images (471KB)
Low Energy Desktop Clarification Memo (February 10, 2012) (42KB)
Internal PS PF and Hard Drive Clarification (June 19, 2009) (250KB)
Recommitment Memo (545KB)
Intel Whitepaper on ENERGY STAR Computer Spec V5.0 Implementation (1.98MB)
Computer Program Requirements Version 6.0 (701KB) (Effective June 2, 2014; note: as of September 10, 2013, manufacturers may have products certified to V6)
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Computer Monitor Program Requirements V4.1 Clarification Letter (25KB)
Computer QPI Form V3.0 (136KB)
Computer Monitor QPI Form V3.0 (142KB)
Computer Tablet PC Clarification Letter (75KB)
Computer Monitor MOU V3.0 (148KB)
Computer Monitor MOU V2.0 (749KB)
Computer Monitor MOU V1.0 (479KB)
Historical list: On July 1, 2009, the ENERGY STAR Computers specification changed. View the last list of Computers that were qualified to Version 4.0 prior to the specification change .
Historical List: On July 20, 2007, the ENERGY STAR Computers specification changed. View the last list of Computers that were qualified to Version 3.0 prior to the specification change .
Fact sheets, retail training materials, and other tools to help communicate the benefits of purchasing products that have earned the ENERGY STAR.