ENERGY STAR Jean Lupinacci, Director ENERGY STAR Commercial and Industrial Branch Climate Protection Partnerships Division US EPA ENERGY STAR Reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions through large win-win-win opportunities with today’s energy efficient technologies and practices
Jean Lupinacci, Director
ENERGY STAR Commercial and Industrial Branch
Climate Protection Partnerships Division
Consumer is Key
Complement Codes and Standards, other Policies
ResidentialCommercial / Industrial
Labeled Products Corporate energy management
-- 40+ products / 1400 manufacturers -- benchmarking, goals, upgrades
-- 10-60% more efficient (management, systems more than widgets)
Labeled New Homes -- whole building labeling forexcellence
-- 30% more efficient
Home Improvement Labeled Products
Services -- for plug loads -- not system components
-- beyond products
-- ducts / home sealing Small business initiative
-- whole home retrofits
EPA Rating &
Energy performance gap
Is 80 kBtu/SF/YR high or low for a building?
Is 10 MPG high or low for an automobile?
EPA’s Energy Performance Rating System
…it’s not on a sustainable path.