EPA Announces New Energy Star Requirements for Dishwashers and Furnaces

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is updating Energy Star requirements for home dishwashers and furnaces. The new requirements are a part of Energy Star’s overall commitment to protect people’s health and the environment by encouraging energy efficiency. Effective January 20, 2012, both standard-sized and compact residential dishwashers…

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On July 13, 2011: EPA and DOE to Make Energy Star Announcement

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will hold a press call tomorrow to discuss pilot testing of a new product designation within the Energy Star program. Americans, with the help of Energy Star, saved nearly $18 billion on their utility bills in…

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