Posts Tagged ‘ Energy Star windows ’

DOE Technology Review: 400-Plus Pages at-a-Glance

Sep 28th, 2015

You are busy with sales calls, continuous improvement initiatives and seeking opportunities to grow your business. You probably don’t have the time to read 400+ pages from the DOE’s Quadrennial Technology Review of energy technologies and research opportunities. So I’m going to break down a few of the highlights and points that have the greatest […]

Energy Star Updates its Recognition Criteria for Windows

Aug 7th, 2014


Energy Star Updates its Recognition Criteria for Windows The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has updated its Energy Star Most Efficient 2014 and the proposed Energy Star Most Efficient 2015 recognition criteria for windows. The proposed recognition criteria for 2015 was developed in consultation with the U.S. Department of Energy based on an analysis of […]

Offer Comments to Latest Energy Star Draft

Jan 7th, 2013


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released Draft 2 of the Energy Star for Windows, Doors, and Skylights Version 6.0 specification and once again encourages industry feedback. Written comments should be submitted to EPA at no later than Friday, February 8, 2013. In a letter sent to stakeholders today, EPA says it appreciates […]

***Updated****EPA Issues Requests for Comments on Top-Tier ENERGY STAR Program: Windows Not Part of the Mix

Oct 5th, 2010

When the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a call for comments last week to examine how to best identify the top-tier of energy-efficient products among those that qualify for the ENERGY STAR designation, windows weren’t part of the mix. EPA and the Department of Energy say they are seeking feedback on a proposed new program […]