Undercover Investigation Faults Energy Star Program

When you see the Energy Star seal on a product, you assume you are saving energy – and money. That has now been questioned after an undercover investigation by the Government Accountability Office (GAO). The investigation showed the government's 18-year-old Energy Star program may be awarding the label to products that don't deserve it. The GAO set up fake companies -- and found it was easy to get the Energy Star rating for their fake products because there is very little verification. "I...Full Story
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