Energy Star

Raising Awareness About the Value of Energy Efficient, High-Performing Homes

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 11:02pm

b'CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Pearl Certification, a nationalprovider of third-party certification of high-performing homes and the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET), creator of the Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Index, announced today that they are extending and expanding their partnership.

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  • b'CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Pearl Certification, a nationalprovider of third-party certification of high-performing homes and the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET), creator of the Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Index, announced today that they are extending and expanding their partnership.
  • Pearl has three certification levels - Silver, Gold and Platinum - that vary based on the home\'s energy conservation code and the presence of ENERGY STAR heating and cooling systems, appliances, HVAC systems, water heating and other smart devices.\nThe owners of these homes will be contacted and informed of the joint designation of their homes.
  • They will have the opportunity to get a full Pearl-HERS Certification report.
  • "We know that when marketed properly, Pearl certified homes can command a sales premium.

Park Hotels & Resorts Announces Four Hotels Achieved ENERGY STAR® Certification for Superior Energy Performance in 2020

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 11:00am

b'TYSONS, Va., April 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. (NYSE: PK) (\xe2\x80\x9cPark\xe2\x80\x9d) today announced that four of its hotels: Hilton Seattle Airport and Conference Center, Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort, DoubleTree Ontario Airport and Le Meridien San Francisco have earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency\xe2\x80\x99s (EPA) 2020 ENERGY STAR certification for superior energy performance.

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  • b'TYSONS, Va., April 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. (NYSE: PK) (\xe2\x80\x9cPark\xe2\x80\x9d) today announced that four of its hotels: Hilton Seattle Airport and Conference Center, Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort, DoubleTree Ontario Airport and Le Meridien San Francisco have earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency\xe2\x80\x99s (EPA) 2020 ENERGY STAR certification for superior energy performance.
  • Only 26 hotels nationwide earned the prestigious ENERGY STAR certification in 2020.\n\xe2\x80\x9cImproving the energy efficiency of our nation\xe2\x80\x99s buildings is critical to protecting our environment,\xe2\x80\x9d said Jean Lupinacci, Chief of the ENERGY STAR Commercial & Industrial Branch.
  • ENERGY STAR is the only energy efficiency certification in the United States that is based on actual, verified energy performance.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWe are honored to earn the 2020 ENERGY STAR certification for superior energy performance at four of our properties during such an extraordinary year,\xe2\x80\x9d said Carl Mayfield, Executive Vice President of Design and Construction at Park.
  • To date, tens of thousands of buildings and plants across all fifty states have earned the ENERGY STAR.

SL Green Earns 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 12:30pm

b"SL Green Realty Corp. (NYSE:SLG), Manhattan\xe2\x80\x99s largest office landlord, today announced that it has received a 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award for the fourth consecutive year.

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  • b"SL Green Realty Corp. (NYSE:SLG), Manhattan\xe2\x80\x99s largest office landlord, today announced that it has received a 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award for the fourth consecutive year.
  • This award honors organizations across the United States that have implemented distinguished corporate energy management programs.
  • Less than one percent of 16,000 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) partners achieve the Sustained Excellence distinction.\nThe U.S. Department of Energy and EPA awarded SL Green this award, the highest level of EPA recognition, for its extensive tenant outreach on energy efficiency, educational programs and widespread promotion of ENERGY STAR tools and best practices.
  • In 2018 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped Americans avoid nearly $35 billion in energy costs.

EFI Earns 2021 ENERGY STAR Award for Excellence

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 1:30pm

b'BOSTON, April 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EFIis proud to announce that it has received the 2021 ENERGY STAR Award forMarketingExcellence fromthe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy.The DOErecognizedEFI\'sstrategicdiligencein promotingthe ENERGY STAR logo on marketingdesignedfor their industry leadingutility marketplacesandenergy efficientprograms.

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  • b'BOSTON, April 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EFIis proud to announce that it has received the 2021 ENERGY STAR Award forMarketingExcellence fromthe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy.The DOErecognizedEFI\'sstrategicdiligencein promotingthe ENERGY STAR logo on marketingdesignedfor their industry leadingutility marketplacesandenergy efficientprograms.
  • The organizationwas also recognized for sharing educationalcontentpertainingtoenergy savings through ENERGY STAR certified productsthatthey host and deliverthrough their energy efficiency programs.
  • "EFI has been a proud partner with ENERGY STAR for over 35 years, and it brings our organization great honor to accept this award.
  • "\nEach year, the ENERGY STAR program honors a group of businesses and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to protecting the environment through superior energy achievements.ENERGY STAR Award Winners lead their industries in the production, sale, and adoption of energy-efficient products, services, and strategies.

Beazer Homes Earns 2021 Energy Star® Sustained Excellence Award for Sixth Consecutive Year

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 8:40pm

b"Beazer Homes is proud to announce that it has received the 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year\xe2\x80\x94Sustained Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy for the sixth consecutive year.\nThe Sustained Excellence award is the highest honor bestowed by the ENERGY STAR program.

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  • b"Beazer Homes is proud to announce that it has received the 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year\xe2\x80\x94Sustained Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy for the sixth consecutive year.\nThe Sustained Excellence award is the highest honor bestowed by the ENERGY STAR program.
  • Winners are part of a distinguished group that has made a long-term commitment to fighting climate change and protecting public health through energy efficiency.
  • For a complete list of 2021 winners and more information about ENERGY STAR\xe2\x80\x99s awards program, visit energystar.gov/awardwinners .\nHeadquartered in Atlanta, Beazer Homes (NYSE: BZH) is one of the country\xe2\x80\x99s largest homebuilders.
  • More background information about ENERGY STAR can be found at: https://www.energystar.gov/about and https://www.energystar.gov/about/origins_mission/energy_star_numbers\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210414005885/en/\n"

Fulton Homes Announced as 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Winner for Sustained Excellence

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 7:13pm

b'Fulton Homes, Arizona\'s largest family- owned and -operated homebuilder, has been announced the 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year winner for Sustained Excellence.

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  • b'Fulton Homes, Arizona\'s largest family- owned and -operated homebuilder, has been announced the 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year winner for Sustained Excellence.
  • This award is reserved for ENERGY STAR partners demonstrating outstanding leadership, year over year, as presented by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).\nThe highest honor among the ENERGY STAR Awards is the ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year \xe2\x80\x93Sustained Excellence Award.
  • This marks the seventh straight year that the Tempe-based homebuilder received recognition for the EPA\xe2\x80\x99s program.\n"Fulton Homes\' participation in the ENERGY STAR program has helped incorporate industry-leading innovation,\xe2\x80\x9d said Dennis Webb, Fulton Homes\' vice president of operations.
  • "\nTo be certified as ENERGY STAR, a builder must meet strict energy performance standards set by EPA.

RealPage Honored as EPA 2021 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 1:30pm

b'RealPage , Inc. (NASDAQ: RP ), a leading global provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, is proud to announce that it has received the prestigious 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy.

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  • b'RealPage , Inc. (NASDAQ: RP ), a leading global provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, is proud to announce that it has received the prestigious 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy.
  • ENERGY STAR Award Winners lead their industries in the production, sale, and adoption of energy-efficient products, services, and strategies.
  • Since 1992, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped American families and businesses avoid more than $450 billion in energy costs and achieve 4 billion metric tons of greenhouse gas reductions.
  • More background information about ENERGY STAR can be found at: https://www.energystar.gov/about and https://www.energystar.gov/about/origins_mission/energy_star_numbers .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210414005021/en/\n'

Ventas Earns 2021 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 2:30am

\xe2\x80\x9cThis award recognizes the dedicated efforts our employees and operating partners have made to ensure our properties manage energy efficiently and meet the highest standards in environmental responsibility as we work towards achieving our ambitious new energy and emissions reduction targets set in 2020.

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  • \xe2\x80\x9cThis award recognizes the dedicated efforts our employees and operating partners have made to ensure our properties manage energy efficiently and meet the highest standards in environmental responsibility as we work towards achieving our ambitious new energy and emissions reduction targets set in 2020.
  • ENERGY STAR award winners lead their industries in the production, sale and adoption of energy-efficient products, services, and strategies.\n\xe2\x80\x9cENERGY STAR award-winning partners are showing the world that delivering real climate solutions makes good business sense and promotes job growth,\xe2\x80\x9d said EPA Administrator Michael S. Regan.
  • Since 1992, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped American families and businesses avoid more than $450 billion in energy costs and achieve 4 billion metric tons of greenhouse gas reductions.
  • More background information about ENERGY STAR can be found at: https://www.energystar.gov/about and https://www.energystar.gov/about/origins_mission/energy_star_numbers\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210413006227/en/\n'

Kilroy Realty Earns 2021 ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award for Sixth Year in a Row

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 10:46pm

b'Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE: KRC) is proud to announce that it has received the 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year\xe2\x80\x94Sustained Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy for six years in a row, its 8th overall ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year win.\nThe Sustained Excellence Award is the highest honor bestowed by the ENERGY STAR program.

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  • b'Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE: KRC) is proud to announce that it has received the 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year\xe2\x80\x94Sustained Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy for six years in a row, its 8th overall ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year win.\nThe Sustained Excellence Award is the highest honor bestowed by the ENERGY STAR program.
  • Winners are part of a distinguished group that has made a long-term commitment to fighting climate change and protecting public health through energy efficiency.
  • For a complete list of 2021 winners and more information about ENERGY STAR\xe2\x80\x99s awards program, visit energystar.gov/awardwinners .\nAbout Kilroy Realty Corporation.
  • All forward-looking statements are based on currently available information and speak only as of the dates on which they are made.

Office Properties Income Trust Earns 2021 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:15pm

b'Office Properties Income Trust (Nasdaq: OPI) today announced that it received the 2021 ENERGY STAR\xc2\xae Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award for its outstanding efforts in energy management.

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  • b'Office Properties Income Trust (Nasdaq: OPI) today announced that it received the 2021 ENERGY STAR\xc2\xae Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award for its outstanding efforts in energy management.
  • This is the fourth consecutive year that OPI has achieved Partner of the Year recognition and the second year OPI has earned the Sustained Excellence designation in the Energy Management category.
  • Currently, 46 buildings in OPI\xe2\x80\x99s portfolio are ENERGY STAR certified.\nThe ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year award recognizes ENERGY STAR partner businesses and organizations in good standing that demonstrate superior leadership, innovation, and commitment to environmental protection through energy efficiency and ENERGY STAR.
  • The Sustained Excellence award is the highest honor bestowed by the ENERGY STAR program and winners are part of a distinguished group that has made a long-term commitment to fighting climate change and protecting public health through energy efficiency.