ENERGY STAR is a government-backed program for energy efficiency run by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Department of Energy. It provides simple, credible, and unbiased information to help consumers and businesses make well-informed decisions. It helps to guide thousands of industrial, commercial, utility, state, and local organizations—including nearly 40% of the Fortune 500—to deliver cost-saving energy efficiency solutions that protect the climate while improving air quality and public health. It also provides tools and resources to help businesses identify cost-effective ways to manage energy use, enabling the private sector to save energy, increase profits, and strengthen competitiveness.