ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 14, 2017--
Beazer Homes (NYSE: BZH) 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. Beazer’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.
Beazer Homes, an ENERGY STAR partner since 1998, will be honored for
continued leadership in superior new home construction energy efficiency.
“We’re thrilled to be recognized for a third time by the EPA for our
attention to energy efficient building practices,” said Beazer Chief
Executive Officer, Allan Merrill. “For nearly two decades Beazer has
been qualifying homes through ENERGY STAR programs generating
significant savings for our homeowners.”
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 Beazer Homes
Headquartered in Atlanta, Beazer Homes is one of the country's largest
single-family homebuilders. All of the Company's homes meet or exceed
the benchmark for energy-efficient home construction as established by
ENERGY STAR® and are designed with Choice Plans™ to meet the personal
preferences and lifestyles of its buyers. In addition, the Company is
committed to providing a range of preferred lender choices to facilitate
transparent competition between lenders and enhanced customer service.
The Company offers homes in 13 states: Arizona, California, Delaware,
Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Maryland, Nevada, North Carolina, South
Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia. Beazer Homes is listed on the
New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “BZH.” For more info
or check out Beazer on Facebook
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.
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