WEST KINGSTON, R.I. – September 5, 2012 – Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy
management, today announced select Back-UPS™ and Smart-UPS™ (uninterruptible power supply)
models have become the first-ever UPSs to earn the ENERGY STAR qualification under the federal
program’s new UPS category. Acknowledged for meeting standardized energy efficiency requirements
and passing the program’s testing, the selected Smart-UPS and Back-UPS products have been
recognized for their abilities to both save customers money while helping to protect the environment.