Includes eligibility criteria and partner commitments, which are required in order for your product to qualify for the ENERGY STAR label.
Computer Program Requirements Version 6.1 (1MB) (Effective September 10, 2014)
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Computers Version 6.1 Specification Development Page
Computer Version 6.0 Specification Development Page
Computer Version 5.0 Specification Development Page
Computer Version 4.0 Specification Development Page
Computer Monitor Program Requirements V4.1 Clarification Letter (25KB)
Computer QPI Form V3.0 (136KB)
Computer Monitor QPI Form V3.0 (142KB)
Computer Tablet PC Clarification Letter (75KB)
Computer Monitor MOU V3.0 (148KB)
Computer Monitor MOU V2.0 (749KB)
Computer Monitor MOU V1.0 (479KB)
Historical list: On June 2, 2014, the ENERGY STAR Computers specification changed. View the last list of Computers that were qualified to Version 5.0 prior to the specification change (EXCEL, 3.8 MB)
Historical list: On July 1, 2009, the ENERGY STAR Computers specification changed. View the last list of Computers that were qualified to Version 4.0 prior to the specification change (EXCEL, 1.37 MB)
Historical List: On July 20, 2007, the ENERGY STAR Computers specification changed. View the last list of Computers that were qualified to Version 3.0 prior to the specification change (EXCEL, 1.09 MB)
Recommitment Memo (545KB)
Computer Program Requirements Version 6.0 (701KB) (Effective June 2, 2014; note: as of September 10, 2013, manufacturers may have products certified to V 6.0)
Applying for the ENERGY STAR
If your product meets our criteria, then apply for an ENERGY STAR label.
To qualify a new product, contact an EPA-recognized Certification Body (CB) to have the product's performance certified. A list of EPA-recognized CBs, as well as an overview of EPA's third-party certification procedures, is available at www.energystar.gov/3rdpartycert.
Fact sheets, retail training materials, and other tools to help communicate the benefits of purchasing products that have earned the ENERGY STAR.