As we said in our annual predictions article for 2009, ENERGY STAR compliance will become a trend for the year. Following Sharp, Sony, Russound, AMX, BiAmp, Extron, Vizio and a few others, NUVO has more of their line that is ENERGY STAR Qualified. In fact, this week, NUVO learned that three of its tuners have earned the ENERGY STAR qualification including the NV-T2SIR Dual SIRIUS-Ready AM/FM Tuner, NV-T2FAM-EX Dual AM/FM Tuner, and NV-T2DAB Dual Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB) AM/FM Tuner.
The NV-T2SIR is available in North America; the NV-T2FAM-EX and NV-T2DAB are available in Europe. Their ENERGY STAR qualifications denote that they exceed the program’s requirements for standby power consumption of less than one watt.
The three tuners join NUVO’s Essentia E6G six-source/six-zone multi-room audio system in earning the ENERGY STAR. In 2007, NuVo’s Essentia E6G became the first multi-room audio system to receive this honor. NuVo continues to evaluate all of its products as they come to revision for their ability to likewise become ENERGY STAR qualified.
To learn more about the Energy Star program, visit here.