Welcome to the EU ENERGY STAR program
The ENERGY STAR label represents a level that any environmentally conscious manufacturer wants to meet.
The EU ENERGY STAR program follows an Agreement between the European Community (EU) and the Government of the US (PDF) to co-ordinate energy labeling of office equipment. It is managed by the European Commission. US partner is the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), that started the scheme in the US in 1992 (European Council decision PDF 97kb).
The EU ENERGY STAR database lets you pick the most energy efficient models, within the group of ENERGY STAR qualified office equipment under the newest active specifications.
Please use the products menu to navigate per category of products by using the menu and filters and view relevant products per category and subcategory.
The current lists of all qualified products available in the EU can also be downloaded in CSV file format. Products registered under previous the ENERGY STAR specifications can be found in the Archive section.
Registration and submitting products
Office equipment manufacturers who want to register their ENERGY STAR qualified equipment, as well as vendors or resale agents interested in marketing energy efficient office equipment, can find information on the benefits of becoming an ENERGY STAR Participant here. Only ENERGY STAR program participants may submit new product data in the database using XLSX files.
If you have questions about qualified products or the registration procedure, please have a look at our extensive page with Frequently Asked Questions to find your answer. For more information, you can always contact us.
21 October 2016
On 21 October 2016 Displays specification 7.0 has entered into force in the EU. The database now only lists displays that are qualified under Displays 7.0.
All models previously qualified under Displays 6.0 are removed from the database and placed in the archive.
1 October 2016
Commission Decision (EU) 2016/1756 has been published today in the Official Journal of the European Union. The Decision includes the adoption of Displays 7.0, which will be enforced on 21 October 2016. See the Displays 7.0 specification.
1 October 2016
With the imminent adoption of ENERGY STAR Displays 7.0 the European Commission has stopped the registration of new products under Displays 6.0. Display products can now only be pre-registered under Displays 7.0. Read more.
23 August 2016
In preparation for the adoption and enforcement of Displays specification 7.0, pre-registration of displays for Displays 7.0 has now opened to EU Participants. Read more.
7 September 2015
On 7 September 2015 Computers specification 6.1 has entered into force in the EU. The database now only lists computers that are qualified under Computers 6.1.
All models previously qualified under Computers 5.0 are removed from the database and placed in the archive.
18 August 2015
Commission Decision (EU) 2015/1402 has been published today in the Official Journal of the European Union. The Decision includes the adoption of Computers specification 6.1, which will be enforced on 7 September 2015.
15 July 2015
Computers specifications version 6.1 have been adopted on 15 July 2015.
From 16 July 2015 it is not possible anymore to register computer products according to Computers 5.0. Publication of the Commission Decision C (2015) 4739 in the Official Journal is expected shortly.
1 June 2015
Participants are invited to pre-register their computer equipment under Computers specification 6.1, currently pending adoption by the EU.
20 March 2014
Commission Decision 2014/202/EU published:
Commission Decision of 20 March 2014 determining the European Union position for a decision of the Management entities under the Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the European Union on the coordination of energy-efficiency labelling programs for office equipment on adding specifications for computer servers and uninterruptible power supplies to Annex C to the Agreement and on the revision of specifications for displays and imaging equipment included in Annex C to the Agreement Text with EEA relevance.