Wednesday, October 14, 2009

EPA to Serve as Brand Manager for ENERGY STAR

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will act as "the brand manager for the ENERGY STAR products program."

The Department of Energy (DOE) intends to expand both ENERGY STAR and the National Building Rating This partnership between the EPA and the DOE will result in the formation of a new governing council, which will be made up of the EPA Assistant Administrator for Air and Radiation and the DOE Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.

One of the key functions of the council will be to ensure that the EPA and the DOE are not duplicating efforts but working as a team.

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