We've all seen the ENERGY STAR label on products for years. But do we really know what it means? And what is the advantage of buying a product with their label? ENERGY STAR is an international symbol for energy-efficient consumer products. Qualified products, such as appliances, offer consumers savings of as much as 65% relative to standard models.
In celebration of President Obama’s National Day of Service, I had the honor of being invited to Washington, D.C. to participate on behalf of LG Electronics in a CEO Executive Roundtable on environmental sustainability.
EPA Honors LG for Protecting Environment Through Manufacturing Energy-Efficient Products
WASHINGTON, March 1, 2012 /3BL Media/ - LG Electronics has been named 2012 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EPA is honoring LG, a global technology leader in consumer electronics and home appliances, for its outstanding contributions to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by manufacturing energy-efficient products and helping to educate consumers about those products.
Winners of ‘2012 Team ENERGY STAR® Challenge’ Awarded Total of 40 Prizes from LG Electronics
WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2012 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA and DoSomething.org today announced the 25 youth winners of the “2012 Team ENERGY STAR Challenge.” The organizations are using EPA’s first ENERGY STAR Day, Oct. 10 (celebrating ENERGY STAR’s 20th anniversary), to recognize the efforts of today’s youth in saving energy and protecting the climate.
NEW ORLEANS, March 19, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Local residents will soon have an opportunity to get rid of old TVs, computers and other electronic equipment in an environmentally sound manner – free of charge.
LG Reduces Carbon Footprint with 100% Green Energy at U.S. Headquarters
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 3, 2012 /3BL Media/ − LG Electronics USA is purchasing green power for its Englewood Cliffs headquarters building in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Green Power Partnership. LG is purchasing more than 1.5 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power over the next 18 months, which is enough green power to meet 100 percent of the headquarters’ electricity use.
Initiative Uses Dr. Seuss’ the Lorax to Get Youth Excited in Energy Saving Efforts
WASHINGTON, June 12, 2012 /3BL Media/ – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced the launch of Team ENERGY STAR®, a new, exciting initiative from EPA’s ENERGY STAR program developed to engage and educate American youth and their families about saving energy in the home.
Company Pledges Gold Status in EPA SMM Electronics Challenge
ROMEOVILLE, Ill., Sept. 20, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Building on its leadership in responsible electronics recycling, LG Electronics USA has joined forces with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a charter participant in the EPA’s Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Electronics Challenge launched here today by EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson.
‘Green Starts Here’ as National Consumer Electronics Sponsor, Keep America Beautiful Inspire Green Volunteerism, Promote ENERGY STAR® at Celebration in New York
NEW YORK, April 19, 2012 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA is demonstrating its continued leadership in electronics recycling during the Great American Cleanup, the nation’s largest green volunteerism program, organized by national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful.