• Let the Games Begin!

    The ENERGY STAR National Building
    Competition: BOOTCAMP has
    launched!  Follow 800+ buildings as
    they work off energy and water waste
    over 90 days!

    Let The Games Begin
  • Upgrade Now for
    Hot Savings

    An ENERGY STAR certified water
    heater can save you $3,500 plus even
    more with rebates and 2016 federal
    tax credits.

    Upgrade Now for Hot Savings
  • Put Sustainability
    Tracking to Work for
    Your Business

    Now you can manage waste alongside
    energy and water in EPA's Portfolio
    Manager tool.  Your consumption
    data and trends, all in one place!

    Sustainability Tracking for Your Business
  • Dishwashing
    Made Easy

    Dirty dishes piling up? Here are a few
    simple tricks for an energy-efficient
    wash.
    A woman and child filling a dishwasher
  • When Only The
    Best Will Do

    Choose the best of ENERGY STAR for
    your home and for the planet.

    When Only The Best Will Do
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  • 2015 Overview of Achievements

    With help from ENERGY STAR, by 2015, Americans prevented 2.7 billion metric tons of GHG emissions.

  • Climate Change

    Basic information on climate change, greenhouse gas emissions, and climate change science.
    See Climate Change.

Tools and Initiatives

Partners

Featured Partner

  • Entergy New Orleans, Inc. Partner of the Year
    Entergy New Orleans, Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for its regional leadership in energy efficiency and its ongoing support of Home Performance with ENERGY STAR. Learn More
  • The Ohio Hospital Association Partner of the Year
    The Ohio Hospital Association received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to utilizing ENERGY STAR tools and strategies to reduce energy costs while reducing harmful emissions. Learn More
  • Liberty Property Trust Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Liberty Property Trust received ENERGY STAR recognition for using ENERGY STAR tools and resources to set goals, measure success, and communicate the benefits of its approach. Learn More
  • KB Home Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    KB Home received ENERGY STAR recognition for continuing to lead the new construction industry toward market transformation through its commitment to ENERGY STAR. Learn More
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Colgate-Palmolive Company received ENERGY STAR recognition for the company’s ongoing sustainability efforts in mitigating climate change through energy efficiency. Learn More
  • Bullitt County Public Schools Partner of the Year
    Bullitt County Public Schools received ENERGY STAR recognition for building a sustainable energy program with ENERGY STAR and creating an optimal learning environment for students. Learn More
  • Houston Habitat For Humanity Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Houston Habitat for Humanity received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to building ENERGY STAR certified homes and making homes truly affordable as well as sustainable. Learn More
  • Tishman Speyer Partner of the Year
    Learn More
  • Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc received ENERGY STAR recognition for its continued efforts and leadership in industrial energy management. Learn More
  • Big Ass Solutions Excellence Award
    Big Ass Solutions received ENERGY STAR recognition for its clear demonstration that energy efficiency and environmental considerations are paramount to producing quality products. Learn More
  • Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver received ENERGY STAR recognition for its leadership in providing the benefits of energy efficiency to low-income families by building ENERGY STAR certified home Learn More
  • SL Green Realty Corp. Partner of the Year
    SL Green Realty Corp. received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to using ENERGY STAR as the foundation of its energy management program. Learn More
  • Efficiency Vermont Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Efficiency Vermont received ENERGY STAR recognition for its leadership in energy efficiency and its ongoing support of Home Performance with ENERGY STAR. Learn More
  • Baltimore Gas Electric Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Baltimore Gas Electric received ENERGY STAR recognition for its successful certified homes, products, Home Performance with ENERGY STAR, and commercial and industrial programs. Learn More
  • Brighton Homes Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Brighton Homes received ENERGY STAR recognition for its continued growth as an ENERGY STAR home builder and commitment to building and promoting ENERGY STAR certified homes. Learn More
  • General Motors Company Climate Communications
    General Motors Company received ENERGY STAR recognition for its ongoing activities to highlight the positive role energy efficiency can play in mitigating climate change. Learn More
  • Intertape Polymer Group, Inc. Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Intertape Polymer Group, Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for continued efforts to strengthen its energy program throughout the corporation and for its active partnership with ENERGY STAR. Learn More
  • Merck & Co., Inc. Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Merck & Co., Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for its continued leadership in energy management and strategic focus on helping others achieve world class status for energy management. Learn More
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb Partner of the Year
    Bristol-Myers Squibb received ENERGY STAR recognition for furthering its commitment to the environment and its energy management program over the past year. Learn More
  • EnerNOC, Inc. Partner of the Year
    EnerNOC, Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for integrating a suite of ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager data management capabilities with its energy intelligence software (EIS). Learn More
  • PECO Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    PECO received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to promoting ENERGY STAR certified products and certified homes. Learn More
  • J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    J.C. Penney Company, Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for its strong, continuous commitment to energy efficiency. Learn More
  • Eastman Chemical Company Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Eastman Chemical Company received ENERGY STAR recognition for the richness of its energy management program and support of external organizations. Learn More
  • Owens Corning Partner of the Year
    Owens Corning received ENERGY STAR recognition for its vigorous energy management program. Learn More
  • Energy Inspectors Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Energy Inspectors received ENERGY STAR recognition for its continued support for ENERGY STAR home certification. Learn More
  • ITW Food Equipment Group Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    ITW Food Equipment Group received ENERGY STAR recognition for its continued innovation in designing efficient equipment and its support of the specification development process. Learn More
  • SkyeTec Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    SkyeTec received ENERGY STAR recognition for its support of the ENERGY STAR Certified Homes program. Learn More
  • Hoshizaki America, Inc. Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Hoshizaki America, Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for developing products that excel in energy efficiency, introducing comprehensive recycling programs, and successfully promoting ENERGY STA Learn More
  • Des Moines Public Schools Climate Communications
    Des Moines Public Schools received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to educating employees, leadership, students, and others about the impacts of climate change. Learn More
  • Ecova, Inc. Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Ecova, Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for integrating EPA’s Web-based resources into its offerings, and encouraging clients to use ENERGY STAR tools in their energy management programs. Learn More
  • New Jersey Board of Public Utilities Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities received ENERGY STAR recognition for its regional leadership in energy efficiency and its ongoing support of Home Performance with ENERGY STAR. Learn More
  • Servidyne Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Servidyne received ENERGY STAR recognition for continuing to champion ENERGY STAR and for promoting energy performance benchmarking as a cornerstone of successful energy management strategies. Learn More
  • Panasonic Eco Solutions North America Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Panasonic Eco Solutions North America received ENERGY STAR recognition for a commitment to efficient residential ventilation through exceptional product design and innovative outreach efforts. Learn More
  • Sears Holdings Corporation Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Sears Holdings Corporation received ENERGY STAR recognition for its longstanding commitment to ENERGY STAR across all business units including superior energy management across its portfolio. Learn More
  • The United Illuminating Company, Southern Connecticut Gas, Connecticut Natural Gas, and Eversource Energy Partner of the Year
    The United Illuminating Company, Southern Connecticut Gas, Connecticut Natural Gas, and Eversource Energy received ENERGY STAR recognition for their successful leveraging of ENERGY STAR. Learn More
  • Potomac Electric Power Company (“Pepco”) Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Potomac Electric Power Company (“Pepco”) received ENERGY STAR recognition for leveraging ENERGY STAR in its energy efficiency programming across residential, commercial, and industrial sectors. Learn More
  • Verizon Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Verizon received ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to cutting its companywide carbon intensity in half by 2020, and for promoting energy efficiency awareness among customers and employees. Learn More
  • Sustainable Investment Group Partner of the Year
    Sustainable Investment Group received ENERGY STAR recognition for integrating ENERGY STAR guidance, tools, and resources into its service offerings and educating the industry about sustainability. Learn More
  • Staples, Inc. Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Staples, Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for its corporate commitment to energy management, and its continued enthusiasm and innovation in promoting ENERGY STAR to associates and customers. Learn More
  • Manitowoc Foodservice, Inc. Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
    Manitowoc Foodservice, Inc. received ENERGY STAR recognition for its support of the ENERGY STAR specification development process and leadership in marketing ENERGY STAR certified products. Learn More