WASHINGTON, April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy Inspectors Corporation has been named a 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award winner for its continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency achievements. Energy Inspectors Corporation's accomplishments will be recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy in Washington, D.C. on April 26, 2017.
Energy Inspectors, an ENERGY STAR partner since 1999, has earned an unprecedented 11 consecutive EPA Partner of the Year awards, and is being honored for its continued work in residential energy efficiency. The company certifies tens of thousands of new homes as energy efficient every year in multiple states, to standards ranging from Federal, State and Municipal programs, to programs sponsored by Utilities and private above code organizations such as LEED and Build It Green.
"We would like to thank the Environmental Protection Agency for its continued support, and we are honored to be recognized for our work once again by the EPA," said Galo LeBron, CEO of Energy Inspectors.
John Gillett, Energy Inspectors Chief Operating Officer added, "None of this would be possible without our builder partners, such as KB HOME, Beazer Homes, and Meritage Homes, among many others, who employ the latest sustainable building measures to build the highest quality homes possible, and to whom our entire company gives great thanks."
In 2015 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners saved American businesses and consumers 503 billion kilowatt hours and $34 billion dollars on their energy bills, while achieving broad emission reductions.
The 2017 Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Awards are bestowed upon a diverse set of organizations that have demonstrated continued leadership in energy efficiency. Winners hail from small, family-owned businesses to Fortune 500 organizations – representing energy-efficient products, services, new homes, and buildings in the commercial, industrial, and public sectors.
For a complete list of 2017 winners and more information about ENERGY STAR's awards program, visit www.energystar.gov/awardwinners.
About Energy Inspectors Corporation
Energy Inspectors Corporation is one of the leading sustainability companies in the United States, certifying tens of thousands of residential and commercial properties for energy efficiency, water conservation and indoor air quality annually. The company also offers extensive Engineering, Quality Assurance and Construction Risk Management solutions for residential and commercial builders.
The company is headquartered at its LEED Gold facility in Las Vegas, NV, and operates throughout the Western United States.
About ENERGY STAR
ENERGY STAR has 16,000 partners working to protect the environment through greater energy efficiency, including manufacturers, retailers, public schools, hospitals, real estate companies, and home builders. Since 1992, ENERGY STAR and its partners have saved American families and businesses $430 billion on their energy bills and 4.6 trillion kilowatt-hours of energy, while achieving broad emissions reductions—including 2.8 billion metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions.
ENERGY STAR® is the simple choice for energy efficiency. For 25 years, EPA's ENERGY STAR program has been America's resource for saving energy and protecting the environment. Join the millions already making a difference at energystar.gov.
Executive Vice President
ENERGY INSPECTORS CORPORATION
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