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Product Development Archives

Each Web page linked includes information on the development history, including: draft specifications, stakeholder comments, EPA presentations and meeting notes, data analyses, and EPA decision memos. Once a new specification becomes effective all information pertaining to the development of that specification is moved to this archive.

Appliances

Clothes Dryers – V1.0
Clothes Washers – V4.0
Clothes Washers – V5.0
Clothes Washers – V6.0
Clothes Washers – V7.0
Clothes Washers – V8.0
Commercial Clothes Washers Version –V6.0
Dehumidifiers – V2.0
Dehumidifiers – V3.0
Dehumidifiers – V4.0
Dishwashers – V3.0
Dishwashers – V4.0
Dishwashers – V5.0
Dishwashers – V6.0
Refrigerators & Freezers – V4.0
Refrigerators & Freezers – V5.0
Room Air Cleaners – V1.0
Room Air Conditioners – V2.0
Room Air Conditioners – V3.0
Room Air Conditioners – V4.0

Heating and Cooling

Central Air Conditioners (CACs) and Air-Source Heat Pumps (ASHP) – V4.0
Central Air Conditioners (CACs) and Air-Source Heat Pumps (ASHP) – V5.0
Boilers – V1.0 and V2.0
Boilers – V3.0
Commercial Boilers – V1.0
Commercial Water Heaters – V1.0
Commercial Water Heaters – V2.0
Connected Thermostats – V1.0
Furnaces – V2.0
Furnaces – V3.0 and V4.0
Geothermal Heat Pumps – V3.0
Heat/Energy Recovery Ventilators – V1.0
Light Commercial HVAC – V2.0
Light Commercial HVAC – V2.2
Light Commercial HVAC – V3.0
Residential Water Heaters – V1.0
Residential Water Heaters – V2.0
Residential Water Heaters – V3.0
Ventilating Fans – V2.0
Ventilating Fans – V3.0
Ventilating Fans – V4.0

Home Envelope

Roof Products – V1.0
Roof Products – V2.0
Roof Products – V3.0
Windows, Doors, and Skylights – V5.0 and earlier
Windows, Doors, and Skylights – V6.0

Home Electronics

Audio/Video – V1.0
Audio/Video – V2.0
Audio/Video – V3.0
Audio/Video – V4.0
Set-top Boxes – V1.0 and V2.0
Set-top Boxes – V3.0 and V4.0
Set-top Boxes – V5.0
Small Network Equipment V1.0
Telephony – V2.0
Telephony – V3.0
Televisions – V2.2
Televisions – V3.0
Televisions – V4.0 and 5.0
Televisions – V5.3
Televisions – V6.0
Televisions – V7.0
Televisions – V8.0

Office Equipment

Computers – V4.0
Computers – V5.0
Computers – V6.0
Computers – V6.1
Computers – V7.0
Displays – V4.0
Displays – V5.0
Displays – V6.0
Displays – V7.0
Imaging Equipment – V1.0
Imaging Equipment – V1.1
Imaging Equipment – V2.0
Imaging Equipment – V3.0

Lighting

Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFLs) – V3.0
Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFLs) – V4.0 (Replaced by Lamps specification)
Integral LED Lamps – V1.0-1.4 (Replaced by Lamps Specification)
Lamps – V1.0 and 1.1
Lamps – V2.0 and 2.1
Luminaires – V1.0-1.2
Luminaires – V2.0 and 2.1
Ceiling Fans – V2.0
Ceiling Fans – V3.0
Ceiling Fans – V4.0
Decorative Light Strings – V1.0-1.5

Commercial Food Service

Commercial Coffee Brewers – V1.0 and 1.1
Commercial Dishwashers – V1.1
Commercial Dishwashers – V2.0
Commercial Dishwashers – V3.0
Commercial Fryers – V1.0
Commercial Fryers – V2.0
Commercial Fryers – V3.0
Commercial Griddles – V1.2
Commercial Hot Food Holding Cabinets – V1.0
Commercial Hot Food Holding Cabinets – V2.0
Commercial Hot Food Holding Cabinets – V3.0
Commercial Ice Makers – V1.0
Commercial Ice Makers – V2.0
Automatic Commercial Ice Makers – V3.0
Commercial Ovens – V1.0
Commercial Ovens – V2.0
Commercial Solid Door Refrigerator and Freezers – V1.0
Commercial Refrigerators & Freezers – V2.0
Commercial Refrigerators & Freezers – V3.0
Commercial Refrigerators & Freezers - V4.0
Commercial Steam Cookers – V1.0

Other

Data Center Storage – V1.0
Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment – V1.0
Enterprise Servers – V1.0
Enterprise Servers – V2.0
Enterprise Servers – V2.1
Enterprise Servers – V3.0
Large Network Equipment – V1.0 Laboratory Grade Refrigerators and Freezers – V1.0
Pool Pumps Version V1.0
Refrigerated Beverage Vending Machines – V1.0
Refrigerated Beverage Vending Machines – V2.0
Refrigerated Beverage Vending Machines – V3.0
Uninterruptible Power Supplies – V1.0
Uninterruptible Power Supplies – V2.0
Water Coolers – V1.1
Water Coolers – V1.2
Water Coolers – V1.3
Water Coolers – V2.0

Suspended ENERGY STAR Specifications

Battery Chargers (Suspended on December 30, 2014)
Digital Television Adapters (DTAs)
(Suspended on December 31, 2010)
External Power Supplies (Suspended December 31, 2010)
Exit Signs (Suspended May 1, 2008)
Programmable Thermostats (Suspended December 31, 2009)
Residential Light Fixtures (Suspended March 31, 2012)
Solid-State Luminaires (Suspended March 31, 2012)
Traffic Signals (Suspended May 1, 2007)
Transformers (Suspended May 1, 2007)
VCRs (Suspended November 1, 2008)

Product Development that did not result in an ENERGY STAR specification

Motors
Pre-rinse Spray Valves
Pre-rinse Spray Valves (2009)
Commercial Signs: EPA Decision Memo, July 2005 PDF (27KB)

Other Product Development Programmatic Documents

Archive for ENERGY STAR Strategic Vision and Guiding Principles (2012)
Archive for ENERGY STAR Standard Operating Procedure: Revising or Establishing an ENERGY STAR Product Specification (2018)