* ENERGY STAR is a government-backed program helping businesses and individuals protect the environment through the use of high-efficiency products.
* Started by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in 1992, ENERGY STAR began as a voluntary labeling program designed to identify and promote energy-efficient products to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Two Quick Facts on the Energy Star Program
* Last year alone, with the help of ENERGY STAR, Americans saved more than $16 billion on their energy bills and reduced greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to those of 27 million vehicles.
* By choosing ENERGY STAR qualified products, the typical household can save up to 30% on its energy bills – more than $600 per year – while improving home comfort and helping the environment.
Make the commitment and do your part. Together we can make a difference.