U.S. EPA Honors 2020 ENERGY STAR® Partners of the Year in South Dakota and Colorado
Examples of how Region 8 ENERGY STAR Award Winners have demonstrated leadership:
- Rapid City, SD: Black Hills Energy, a natural gas utility, is a 2020 ENERGY STAR award winner for providing weatherization measures to over 649 single-family and 80 multifamily units, resulting in a natural gas savings of over 372,345 therms.
- Berthoud, CO: EnergyLogic, Inc. is a 2020 ENERGY STAR award winner for certifying more than 1,700 ENERGY STAR homes in 2019, for a cumulative total of nearly 38,000 since 2006.
- Denver, CO: Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver is a 2020 ENERGY STAR award winner for continued leadership in promoting ENERGY STAR in affordable housing and augmenting community outreach through educational initiatives in local schools.
About ENERGY STAR
ENERGY STAR® is the government-backed symbol for energy efficiency, providing simple, credible, and unbiased information that consumers and businesses rely on to make well-informed decisions. Thousands of industrial, commercial, utility, state, and local organizations—including more than 40 percent of the Fortune 500®—rely on their partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to deliver cost-saving energy efficiency solutions. Since 1992, ENERGY STAR and its thousands of partners helped American families and businesses save more than 4 trillion kilowatt-hours of electricity and achieve over 3.5 billion metric tons of greenhouse gas reductions. In 2018 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped Americans avoid nearly $35 billion in energy costs. More background information about ENERGY STAR can be found at: energystar.gov/about and energystar.gov/numbers.