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Computers

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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 PDF (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 PDF (1MB)   (Effective June 2, 2014. Note: as of September 10, 2013, manufacturers may have products certified to V3.0)

Supporting Documents:

Sample Letter Templates: Custom Software Images  (471KB)
Low Energy Desktop Clarification Memo (February 10, 2012) PDF (42KB)
Internal PS PF and Hard Drive Clarification (June 19, 2009) PDF (250KB)
Recommitment Memo PDF (545KB)
Intel Whitepaper on ENERGY STAR Computer Spec V5.0 Implementation PDF (1.98MB)
Computer Program Requirements Version 6.0 PDF (701KB) (Effective June 2, 2014; note: as of September 10, 2013, manufacturers may have products certified to V 6.0)

 

View documents, data, and correspondence related to the version in development.

Computers Version 6.1 Specification Development Page

 

Applying for the ENERGY STAR

If your product meets our criteria, then apply for an ENERGY STAR label.

To qualify a new product, contact an EPA-recognized Certification Body (CB) to have the product's performance certified. A list of EPA-recognized CBs, as well as an overview of EPA's third-party certification procedures, is available at www.energystar.gov/3rdpartycert.

Training Offerings

Fact sheets, retail training materials, and other tools to help communicate the benefits of purchasing products that have earned the ENERGY STAR.

 

Partners

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Partners List

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