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.
South Washington County School District 833 educates 16,400 K-12 students across 22 schools. The district has saved $400,000 in energy costs, and schools in the district have averaged a 10 point improvement in energy efficiency. As a participant in the Schools for Energy EfficiencyTM (SEE) Program, District 833 is partnered with Hallberg Engineering, Inc. to reduce energy waste and energy-related expenses by using low and no-cost strategies such as reducing off-hours energy use and de-lamping school vending machines. Along with three new school buildings designed for optimal energy performance, these combined efforts have earned District 833 the ENERGY STAR Leader designation. The district attributes much of its success to its Energy Management Coordinator, who developed a culture of conservation through education, awareness, communication, and training.
South Washington County School District 833 joined ENERGY STAR in 2005.