Building Strong, Green & Beautiful

The international ENERGY STAR symbol is a simple way for consumers to identify products that are among the most energy-efficient on the market. Only manufacturers and retailers whose products meet the ENERGY STAR criteria can label their products with this symbol. Choosing an ENERGY STAR-labeled product over a conventional model can realize a net decrease in both purchase and operating costs.

But, there is more to ENERGY STAR than saving money. The use of energy-efficient products also helps the environment. In many parts of the America, fossil fuels are often burned to produce electricity. The burning of fossil fuels is a major source of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and other pollutants. When you use less energy by selecting energy-efficient products, less electricity needs to be produced. Thus, you are reducing GHG emissions and promoting cleaner air as well.

For an energy-efficient household appliance, home heating or office equipment, consumer electronics or other products, look for the ENERGY STAR symbol: