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Future of Energy Conservation in Your Home: ENERGY STAR joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy helping us all save money protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices. Nearly 200,000 new homes nationwide earned the Energy Star in 2006 total number of Energy Star qualified homes across the nation to almost 750,000. $180 million in annual savings for homeowners by saving over 1 billion kWh of electricity and 100 million therms of natural gas. introduced by EPA in 1992 as a voluntary, market-based partnership to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through energy efficiency. Today, found on more than 50 different kinds of products, new homes commercial and industrial buildings. Products and buildings that have earned the Energy Star designation prevent greenhouse gas emissions by meeting strict energy-efficiency specifications set by the government. Last year, saved about $14 billion on their energy bills while reducing the greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to those of 25 million vehicles. . Retail Stores Going ENERGY STAR: 4 JC Penny stores in Washington are now energy star efficient Spend almost a quarter of $1 million less per year on energy, and avoid over 3 million pounds of carbon dioxide (CO2) per year Products: Ceiling Fans, Washer/dryers, dishwashers, furnaces, transformers, TVs, vending machines, windows, air conditioners, DVD players, computers, copiers Special Offers and Rebates: All depending on your location To encourage customers to buy energy efficient products, ENERGY STAR partners occasionally sponsor special
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course LIT 4930 taught by Professor Tilley during the Spring '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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