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 lower high energy bills, improve comfort and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Learn about the many ways to save in your home and track your progress with "My ENERGY STAR" - your new dashboard to savings.
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.
Improve financial performance and reduce carbon emissions with EPA's strategic energy management approach.
Since launching on Earth Day, April 22, 2008, over 880,500 inefficient incandescent light bulbs have been changed to ENERGY STAR qualified compact fluorescent bulbs by campaign participants at over 165 U.S. military installations and housing provider organizations.
The savings from these change-outs have added up. Over the lifetime of the bulbs:
Thanks to everyone who participated in this joint U.S. Department of Energy and U.S. Department of Defense campaign, including the bases from every service branch, housing providers, military retailers, utilities, military media, and other partners.
You are encouraged to continue to make a difference and to set an example of how to "Take Command of Your Energy Future" by changing out any remaining incandescent light bulbs and other inefficient products. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information.