Many shoppers look for the Energy Star seal when choosing appliances. But is it time for the program to tighten its standards? A recent survey by Consumer Reports found that over 35% of all products sold in certain categories were awarded the Energy Star rating -- and that while there were savings to be realized by buying more energy efficient devices, larger savings could be attained by making other changes. We'll find out more.
Produced by Christopher Intagliata, Associate Senior Producer