energy star

October 13, 2016

How to Understand the Energy Star Guidelines

There are many techniques for reducing household energy consumption, but the most reliable ways to cut energy usage and costs is with the products you use. The Energy Star program provides detailed information and guidelines for homeowners who want to invest in energy-efficient appliances, electronics, and other devices. Here’s a brief overview of the program’s guidelines and what you can expect from them. The Basis of the Energy Star Program The Energy Star program is a collaboration between the U.S. […]
August 6, 2015

Here’s Why You Should Look for HVAC Products With the Energy Star Logo

The federal Energy Star program, which is administered by the Environmental Protection Agency, recognizes products that are designed to be significantly more efficient than competing products with similar features, reducing energy usage and operating costs. Products that meet these specifications display the Energy Star logo, and choosing an Energy Star-qualified HVAC system has several advantages. Lower Operating Costs Choosing a cooling or heating system that features the Energy Star logo will reduce cooling or heating costs significantly. The average Energy […]
June 16, 2015

Great Ways Businesses Can Conserve Energy This Summer

Running a business can be expensive. Amid all of your other costs, you also have constantly rising energy bills. With summer coming, your energy use can only be expected to grow. How can you conserve energy in your business this summer and save money in the process? Here are a few tips. Turn Off Equipment Use power strips for all your major appliances, and every night, turn off all non essential devices that don’t need continual power to function (computers, copiers, […]
March 26, 2015

Efficient Energy Upgrades for Your Peachtree City Home

Even if you’re trying to conserve more energy these days, your home can still be a wasting a considerable amount of power. But, what can you do? It may be time for some energy-efficient upgrades. A few minor energy upgrades to your Peachtree City home can help save you money for years to come. Air sealing. Air leaks in your home is a big waste of energy. These can be found anywhere, from the space around your doors and windows to around outlets and light switches. Make sure to find these […]