ENERGY STAR products are independently certified to save energy without sacrificing features or functionality. Saving energy helps prevent climate change. Look for the ENERGY STAR label to save money on your energy bills and help protect our environment.
Improving your home's energy efficiency with ENERGY STAR can help to reduce high energy bills, improve comfort and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Let us help you — whether you do-it-yourself or hire a qualified professional.
A new home that has earned the ENERGY STAR label has undergone a process of inspections, testing, and verification to meet strict requirements set by the US EPA. ENERGY STAR certified homes use 15-30% less energy than typical new homes while delivering better comfort, quality, and durability.
EPA's Local Climate and Energy Program: EPA's Local Climate and Energy Program assists state and local governments in their clean energy efforts by providing technical assistance, analytical tools, and outreach support.
ICMA Energy Efficiency Resources: The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) helps managers and their staff play a valuable role in developing energy efficiency plans and influencing community-wide energy use.
ICLEI Cities for Climate Protection: ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability helps local authorities worldwide to move from agenda to action and ensure an accelerated implementation of sustainable development.
NACo Green Government Initiative: The National Association of Counties (NACo) Green Government Initiative provides comprehensive resources for local governments with energy and environmental initiatives, including a searchable database of county green practices, programs, policies, and plans.
PTI Sustainability Council: The Public Technology Institute (PTI) is teaming up with EPA to help cities and counties meet their climate change goals and to support their other green and sustainable efforts.
USCM Climate Protection Resources: The U.S. Conference of Mayors helps mayors reduce greenhouse gas emissions in cities through outreach, education, and technical assistance.