Dear ENERGY STAR® Computer Manufacturer or Other Interested Party:
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the European Commission are pleased to announce the revision of the ENERGY STAR Computers specification. EPA will follow the standard ENERGY STAR specification revision process to develop the Version 6.0 specification, working closely with all interested stakeholders to ensure that the new requirements effectively recognize the top performing models on the market in terms of energy efficiency, without sacrificing product performance. Please review the attached announcement from the EPA regarding the development effort for the ENERGY STAR Version 6.0 Computers specification.
EPA also invites stakeholders to an in-person meeting intended to engage stakeholders early in specification planning and development on Thursday, March 10, 2011 in Washington, DC. EPA encourages stakeholders to save this date and will provide further details on the meeting and RSVP instructions in the coming weeks.
We encourage you to participate in the ENERGY STAR specification revision process. If you know of others who may be interested in participating, please forward this announcement and encourage them to send their contact information to .
Thank you for your continued support of the ENERGY STAR program.
For more information, visit: www.energystar.gov