Energy Efficiency for Auto Dealers

Auto dealerships use on average more energy per square foot than a typical office building. But the good news is that cost effective opportunities exist for significant reductions in the energy used for lighting, HVAC, and other services, while still maintaining lighting quality, safety, and customer comfort.

The following ENERGY STAR® resources provide information on products and energy-saving practices that you can apply to your auto dealership. In addition, you'll find information on complying with environmental regulations that affect auto dealers, and further help reduce environmental impact of your operations.

What You Can Do

Learn more about the following technologies and practices that are applicable in automobile dealer store facilities.

Environmental Regulations for Auto Dealers and Repair Shops


Produced in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration, Business Gateway and ENERGY STAR®