The Energy Star program was created by both the US EPA and the Department of Energy. It’s main focus is to identify and certify energy efficient electric appliances for the every day consumer.
By purchasing energy efficient (and Energy Star certified) appliances, the average homeowner can save hundreds of dollars on their power bill each year. Appliances TVs, dishwashers, ceiling fans, water heaters, and many more products are available with the Energy Star label.
Check out their main page here, or follow the links below to some more Energy Star resources.
- Energy Efficient Products – rated by the program.
- Building a New Home – everything from products to locations of builders.
- For Buildings, Companies, and Plants – learn more about commercial Energy Star programs and how to save using them.
- Energy Star Kids – fun activities and learning opportunities.