Products that save energy & help prevent climate change

Computers

for Partners
(Are you a consumer? See For Consumers)

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 6.0 PDF (1MB)   (Effective June 2, 2014. Note: as of September 10, 2013, manufacturers may have products certified to V6.0)

Supporting Documents:

Sample Letter Templates: Custom Software Images  (471KB)

 

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

Computers Version 6.1 Specification Development Page

 

Historical list: On June 2, 2014, the ENERGY STAR Computers specification changed.  View the last list of Computers that were qualified to Version 5.0 prior to the specification change XLS.

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 XLS.

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 Excel.

Supporting Documents:

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)

 

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

View our current partners
Partners List

View Certified Computers