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.
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Corbin Independent School District, located in Corbin, Kentucky, serves 2,900 students in buildings encompassing more than 500,000 square feet of space. The district's motto "Striving to be the best" is applied to all aspects of performance, including instruction, academic achievement, and environmental stewardship. Examples of the district's commitment to excellence include scoring in the top three percent of Kentucky school districts in statewide test scores; employing the 2013 Kentucky Teacher of the Year; and maintaining an active partnership with ENERGY STAR since 2010.
Corbin Independent School District has been recognized by EPA as an ENERGY STAR Top Performer for achieving an average ENERGY STAR energy performance score of 87 across its portfolio of buildings. The average age of the school buildings is over 50 years old. Through the diligent work of staff members and students, the district has made significant improvements in energy efficiency. Compared to its 2009 baseline, the district currently prevents the annual emissions of more than 360 metric tons of carbon dioxide, which is equivalent to the carbon dioxide sequestered by more than 9,200 tree seedlings planted and grown for 10 years.