Includes eligibility criteria and partner commitments, which are required in order for your product to be ENERGY STAR certified and carry the ENERGY STAR label.
Windows, Doors, and Skylights Specification Version 6.0 (PDF, 238.86 KB) (Effective 1/1/15)
There are currently no specifications in development. Preliminary materials for future specification revisions will be made available here.
Window Technology Pathways Analysis Spreadsheet – February 2017
Pathway Analysis Spreadsheet Cover Letter (PDF, 25 KB)
Window Technology Pathway Analysis Spreadsheet 2-15-2017 (EXCEL, 7.3 MB)
Feedback on Window Technology Pathways Methodology White Paper
AAMA (PDF, 40 KB)
AGC Glass Company North America (PDF, 16 KB)
Birch Point Consulting (PDF, 63 KB)
Jeff Baker - WESTLab (PDF, 54 KB)
NSG-Pilkington North America (PDF, 15 KB)
Pella Corporation (PDF, 163 KB)
Quanex (PDF, 59 KB)
WDMA (PDF, 71 KB)
Window Technology Pathways Methodology White Paper – January 2017
Methodology Cover Letter (PDF, 29 KB)
Window Technology Pathways Methodology White Paper (PDF, 322 KB)
Feedback from Stakeholders Meeting - March 2015
AGC Glass Company North America (PDF, 349 KB)
American Architectural Manufacturers Association (PDF, 129 KB)
Consortium for Energy Efficiency – CEE 1 (PDF, 44 KB)
Consortium for Energy Efficiency – CEE 2 (PDF, 38 KB)
Keystone Certifications (PDF, 20 KB)
Marvin Windows and Doors (PDF, 405 KB)
National Resources Defense Council – NRDC (PDF, 71 KB)
NSG-Pilkington (PDF, 1.4 MB)
Pella Corporations (PDF, 46 KB)
Quanex (PDF, 21 KB)
Ray Garries (PDF, 16 KB)
VELUX America Inc. (PDF, 181 KB)
Window and Door Manufacturers Association – WDMA (PDF, 114 KB)
Industry Stakeholders Meeting – December 2014
Industry Stakeholders Meeting Presentation, Fall 2014 (PDF, 276 KB)
Industry Stakeholders Meeting Issues for Discussion (PDF, 377 KB)
2014 ENERGY STAR Windows Doors and Skylights Industry Stakeholders Meeting Agenda (PDF, 169 KB)
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.