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Energy Star
Description/achievement of initiative

Energy Star is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy dedicated to helping individuals protect the environment through superior energy efficiency.
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy


Energy Star is the national symbol of energy efficiency. with the help of ENERGY STAR, Americans saved enough energy in 2010 alone to avoid greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to those from 33 million cars -all while saving nearly $18 billion on their utility bills.

Implementation methodologies

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

Updates to initiatives
Goal 8

SMART
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
Updates
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Basic information
Time-frame: - 1992
Partners
Countries
Contact information
United Nations