Fairfax, VA, 4/6/2017 – PEG has been named a 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award winner for continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency achievements. PEG’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.
PEG, an ENERGY STAR partner since 2014, will be honored for it’s innovative commitment to comprehensive technical and programmatic support for its ENERGY STAR clients. That is what sets us apart from other engineering design and consulting firms. PEG’s services do more than simply fill a line on a project Gantt chart; their systematic approach to problem solving is applied to every stage of design, procurement, construction, sales and certification of high performance homes and buildings.
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.
PEG is an engineering and environmental consulting firm that provides engineering design, Building Information Modeling, and third-party program implementation for programs such as ENERGY STAR®. PEG has been a participant in the ENERGY STAR Certified Homes program for more than eight years and has been an advocate for the program. PEG is receiving ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year—Sustained Excellence
recognition for its contribution to rating ENERGY STAR certified homes. Key 2016 accomplishments include:
- Verifying more than 5,000 homes for the ENERGY STAR label in 2016, for a cumulative total of more than 65,000 homes since 2009.
- Scheduling and performing site inspections for more than 80 builder clients across 26 states, including ENERGY STAR certifications.
- Conducting more than 30 day-long ENERGY STAR / building science training sessions for more than 500 home builder and trade partner representatives.
- Continuously revising and delivering a series of webinar training sessions for more than 1,000 home builders, trade partners, and Home Energy Raters.
- Utilizing advanced modeling programs for residential builders to compare building technologies and assess cost-benefit analysis.
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.