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LG Electronics And PTO Today Applaud Youth Leaders For Energy-Saving Efforts

Kids Earn 25 Prizes from LG Electronics in Spring 2013 ‘Team ENERGY STAR®’ Campaign
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WASHINGTON, June 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA and PTO Today – an organization serving parent-teacher groups from schools across the country – announced the 20 winners of the spring 2013 “Team ENERGY STAR” challenge.  The organizations teamed up this year to recognize those youth who have gone above and beyond in their efforts to save energy and protect the climate.

Demonstrates Higher-Resolution, Higher-Brightness, Energy-Efficient Digital Signage Displays at InfoComm

With First 84-inch class Ultra HD Commercial Screen, IPS Display Solutions, LG Electronics Drives Change in U.S. Digital Signage Industry
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ORLANDO, June 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Led by the industry’s first 84-inch class (84.0 inch measured diagonally) “Ultra High-Definition” 4K digital signage display*, LG Electronics USA is raising the bar for the digital signage industry in 2013 – with a focus on higher-resolution, higher-brightness, energy efficient LED displays that allow businesses to use digital signage in new, exciting ways, while helping to transform the North American digital signage market.

LG Electronics Unveils Smart Set-Top Boxes to Address Growing Consumer Content Demand

New Energy Efficient Set-Top Box Line-Up from Cable Show’s Smart TV Partner Marries Cable and Internet-Connectivity, Enhancing Connected Home Experience
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WASHINGTON, June 10, 2013 /3BL Media/ – At the 2013 Cable Show today, LG Electronics unveiled a new range of energy efficient smart set-top boxes (STBs) designed to help cable operators capitalize on the Smart TV explosion, accelerate the transition to Internet Protocol TV (IPTV) and deliver the combination of live, linear TV programming and over-the-top (OTT) TV that consumers demand.

LG Electronics Clothes Washers First In World to Meet New Sustainability Standard

Two LG ENERGY STAR® Verified Washer Models Meet Industry Standard
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May 16, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Advanced front-load clothes washers from LG Electronics are the first in the world to meet the requirements of the new CSA sustainability verification service for industry’s AHAM 7003-2013/CSA SPE-7003-13/UL 7003, Sustainability Standard for Household Clothes Washers.

LG models WM8000HVA and WM8000HWA achieved the scores required to meet the new environmental standard, according to CSA Group, which verified these LG units following extensive testing and data analysis.

Step by Step, GM Further Improves Building Efficiency


ENERGY STAR® Chief Jean Lupinacci believes any building can take simple steps to improve its energy efficiency.

Take GM. Through efforts like tracking energy use, making the most of heating and cooling ventilation systems, and turning off lights when unneeded, three of our facilities achieved efficiency gains that earned them recognition in the 2012 ENERGY STAR® Battle of the Buildings competition.

Three GM Buildings Take Home Top Honors From EPA

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DETROIT – Three General Motors’ buildings are being recognized for superior performance in the EPA’s 2012 ENERGY STAR National Building Competition: Battle of the Buildings.

Those buildings are:

Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR


 The final post in the GMBeyondNow Earth Week guest post series is written by Brittney Gordon-Williams from the EPA’s ENERGY STAR team. In her post, Brittney explains how all of us can be energy efficient at home, through the Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR campaign.

Eastman Ranked a TOP ENERGY STAR Campaign Pledge Driver


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released the names of the top 2012-2013 Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR Campaign Top Pledge Drivers.

Eastman team members who pledged during the past year saved over 5 million pounds of greenhouse gas emissions by taking steps such as turning off lights and using energy-saving appliances. This equals the emissions of 479 cars. Eastman ranked number 4 out of 5 in the Business sector.

No Fooling: 10 Ways To Be Energy Efficient At Home


Energy efficiency is at the heart of our sustainable activity.

We’ve been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year for our continued work in reducing the amount of energy our facilities use.

The more we can do to reduce energy usage, the better.


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