2018 ENERGY STAR Contractor of The Year

 

GreenSavers is now a 3-time winner of the ENERGY STAR Contractor of the Year Award. In 2016, 2017, and 2018, the U.S. EPA and U.S. DOE chose GreenSavers from more than 1,450 contractors across the country. The award recognizes continued leadership in energy efficiency and commitment to the ENERGY STAR program.

 
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In 2017, GreenSavers completed almost 500 projects for homeowners in Oregon with total energy savings of about 500,000 kWh. That’s enough energy to power 56 homes for an entire year, offsetting about 372 metric tons of CO2.

As a 3-time ENERGY STAR Award winner, GreenSavers received the additional honor of the 2018 Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award. “The 2018 ENERGY STAR Partners of the Year have demonstrated real leadership, showing how American families and businesses can save energy, save money, and reduce air emissions,” said Bill Wehrum, EPA Assistant Administrator for Air and Radiation.

 
  From left to right: Bill Hoelzer (Digital Marketing Manager, GreenSavers), Ely Jacobson (Program Manager, Home Performance with ENERGY STAR), and Robert Hamerly (Principal, GreenSavers)

From left to right: Bill Hoelzer (Digital Marketing Manager, GreenSavers), Ely Jacobson (Program Manager, Home Performance with ENERGY STAR), and Robert Hamerly (Principal, GreenSavers)

 

“Think about ENERGY STAR. Think about all of the contractors in the U.S. installing insulation, HVAC, and windows,” said Robert Hamerly, GreenSavers Principal. “Together, we helped Americans save more than $30 billion in energy costs in 2016 alone. That’s a strong movement. We’re honored to help lead this movement, doing work that matters to our clients and to generations yet to come.”

For a complete list of 2018 winners and more information about ENERGY STAR’s awards program, visit energystar.gov/awardwinners.

About GreenSavers

Founded in 2007, GreenSavers is a B Corp certified contractor specializing in home energy efficiency. Most clients start with a home energy audit or estimate for insulation, heating or cooling, windows, seismic, or solar in Portland or Bend, Oregon.

About ENERGY STAR

ENERGY STAR® is the simple choice for energy efficiency. For over 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. More background information about ENERGY STAR can be found at energystar.gov/about and energystar.gov/numbers.

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. Together, since 1992, ENERGY STAR and its partners have helped save American families and businesses over $450 billion and over 3.5 trillion kilowatt-hours of electricity while also achieving broad emissions reductions—all through voluntary action.

 
Sarah Moon