ENERGY STAR Partners are always measuring, recording, and improving upon energy performance. Whenever possible, they utilize Energy Star appliances in construction or replacements, which symbolizes their commitment to reducing consumption of electricity and increasing energy efficiency. Energy Star Partners make a commitment to use Energy Star principles in research and development, which ensures that they are up to the latest standards, as Energy Star certifications are continually evolving. An Energy Star partnership ensures that Partners are at the forefront of energy efficiency and conservation.