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.
Design Tech Homes is one of the largest privately owned custom home builders in Texas, building homes for families throughout Houston and San Antonio. Design Tech Homes is receiving ENERGY STAR recognition for its outstanding commitment to ENERGY STAR qualified homes. Key accomplishments include:
· Constructing 120 new homes that have earned the ENERGY STAR in 2010 alone, for a total of more than 800 ENERGY STAR qualified homes built since becoming a partner in 2001.
· Committing to build 100 percent of its homes to meet ENERGY STAR new home specifications.
· Discussing program specifications in weekly staff meetings with construction managers and new home consultants and inviting an ENERGY STAR representative or home energy rater to attend quarterly meetings.
· Promoting ENERGY STAR in almost every advertising medium including TV and radio. For example, Design Tech Homes' CEO discusses the benefits and features of ENERGY STAR on his weekly radio program.