2018 Awards

Applications for the 2018 ENERGY STAR Awards are now closed.

Celebrating ENERGY STAR® achievements

Energy Star logo

The ENERGY STAR Canada Awards recognize ENERGY STAR Participants in Canada that have demonstrated excellence in promoting the most energy-efficient products and new homes available on the market in Canada.

Organizations that have signed a Participant Arrangement with ENERGY STAR Canada and are in good standing are eligible to apply for one or more awards.

Product awards:

  • Manufacturer / Product brand owner – Appliances
  • Manufacturer / Product brand owner – Commercial products
  • Manufacturer/ Product brand owner – Electronics
  • Manufacturer / Product brand owner – Fenestration products
  • Manufacturer / Product brand owner – HVAC equipment
  • Manufacturer/ Product brand owner – Lighting products
  • Retailer – National and Regional
  • Utility / Program administrator – Provincial and Regional
  • Advocate
  • Promoter of the Year – ENERGY STAR Most Efficient
  • Promotional Campaign of the Year
  • Recruit (nominations are put forth by ENERGY STAR Canada)
  • Sustained Excellence (nominations are put forth by ENERGY STAR Canada)

New Homes awards:

  • Builder
    • Small builder: A single entity building (1-49) homes built in 2017
    • Mid-size builder: A single entity building (50-249) homes built in 2017
    • Large builder: A single entity building (250 or more) homes built in 2017
    • Promotional excellence
    • Performance excellence
  • Organizations
    • Champion (nominations are put forth by ENERGY STAR Canada)
    • Partner (nominations are put forth by ENERGY STAR Canada)
    • Sustained Excellence (nominations are put forth by ENERGY STAR Canada)

Please visit our Awards Descriptions page for more information about each award.

Submitting your application

Applications are to be submitted by email between January 9 and March 2, 2018. All application forms and supporting material must be sent by midnight EST on March 2, 2018. NRCan will not accept any document after that date.

An email acknowledging your submission will be sent within two business days.

Supporting material should be emailed in a zip folder no larger than 20 MB. You may also save the documents on a USB stick or CD.

Send by courier to:

ENERGY STAR Canada Awards
Central Experimental Farm,
930 Carling Ave.,
Observatory Crescent, Building 3
Ottawa ON  K1Y 4X2

ENERGY STAR Canada reserves the right to withhold any of the award categories.


The ENERGY STAR name and symbol are administered and promoted in Canada by Natural Resources Canada and are registered in Canada by the United States Environmental Protection Agency.