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.
The San Antonio Housing Authority (SAHA), the largest landlord in San Antonio, owns 6,175 public housing units at 70 properties and is committed to building and maintaining affordable housing for its community. SAHA is receiving ENERGY STAR recognition for incorporating energy efficiency into its mission of providing safe, affordable housing to families of modest means. Key accomplishments include:
· Installing ENERGY STAR qualified appliances, light fixtures, doors, and windows in four new multifamily developments, consisting of 835 units, and a comprehensive modernization of a multifamily building totaling 119 units, which earned the ENERGY STAR.
· Installing ENERGY STAR qualified HVAC equipment in 208 multifamily units and 16 single-family homes.
· Providing training to all staff on the purchase of ENERGY STAR qualified products, and developing a sustainability policy that includes conservation of energy and water, as well as improving indoor air quality.