31 Oct '12, 3pm

Wondering what the #ENERGYSTAR can do for your buildings? @REWorld has the story at

Since the Energy Star Certification Program's inception in 1999, Energy Star® certified buildings saved over $866 million in energy costs in 25 cities and prevented greenhouse gas emissions from the equivalent of over 543,000 average homes. In addition to demonstrating a commitment to energy efficiency, Energy Star certification also provides significant financial benefit to property owners. What is Energy Star Certification? Similar to Energy Star ratings for domestic appliances and electronics, the US EPA awards Energy Star Certification to owners of buildings that are in the top 25% of the most energy efficiency buildings. Energy Star certification aims to acknowledge the efforts of property owners who have optimized energy use in their buildings. Requirements for Energy Star Certification Energy Star Certification requires that a building’s energy use on a per square f...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/blog/post/2012/10...

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