ENERGY STAR Certification and Other Recognition

ENERGY STAR is the single most trusted environmental label in the United States. It’s recognized by more than 90 percent of American households. Show the world that your organization is saving energy, saving money, and protecting the planet. Earn recognition from the U.S Environmental Protection Agency through ENERGY STAR.

Depending on your achievement levels, you can apply for recognition for your building, your leased tenant space, or your entire organization.

ENERGY STAR Certification for Buildings
For existing commercial buildings that operate more efficiently than 75% of similar buildings nationwide

ENERGY STAR NextGen Certification for Buildings
For existing commercial buildings that are both energy efficient and low carbon (coming in 2024)

Designed to Earn the ENERGY STAR
For new commercial construction projects that are designed to operate more efficiently than 75% of similar buildings nationwide

ENERGY STAR Tenant Space
For commercial tenants in leased office space who meet EPA’s criteria for energy efficient products and practices

ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award
For organizations that have made outstanding environmental contributions through energy efficiency