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Includes eligibility criteria and partner commitments, which are required in order for your product to qualify for the ENERGY STAR label.

ENERGY STAR Lamps Program Requirements Version 2.1 (PDF, 890 KB) (Effective January 2, 2017)

On March 13, 2023, EPA announced final ENERGY STAR lighting sunset plans, effective December 31, 2024. For more information, visit the lighting sunset page

View documents, data, and correspondence related to the version in development.

There are no new versions currently in development.

Applying for the ENERGY STAR

If your product meets our criteria, then apply for the ENERGY STAR label.

To certify 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


Training Offerings

For fact sheets, retail training materials, and other tools to help communicate the benefits of purchasing products that have earned the ENERGY STAR, visit