ENERGY STAR certified ceiling fan/light combination units:
- are 60% more efficient than conventional fan/light units.
- use improved motors and blade designs.
If your fan doesn't include lighting, be sure to purchase an ENERGY STAR certified light kit. This lighting is efficient and long lasting, so you won't have to make frequent bulb changes.
Current Specification Effective Date: April 1, 2012
Ceiling fans with light fixtures originally qualified for the ENERGY STAR label in January, 2002.
ENERGY STAR certified ceiling fans with lights are 60% more efficient than standard models.
What Else Should I Look for When Shopping for Ceiling Fans?
In addition to the ENERGY STAR label there are a number of other items to consider when purchasing and installing a new ceiling fan.