Prescott based homebuilder wins the award for the 2nd Year in a row
Prescott, Arizona – Mandalay Homes is proud to announce that it received the 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award for its outstanding efforts in building homes with sustainable building practices and materials. Mandalay Homes’ accomplishments will be recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. on April 20, 2018.
Dave Everson, Founder and CEO of Mandalay Homes was thrilled to make this announcement for the second year in a row, due to the company’s commitment to being a leader in innovation for energy conscious building. “Mandalay Homes is honored to be amongst a class of professional home builders who are the best in the industry at embracing and implementing the highest standards of energy efficiency,” said Everson.
Geoff Ferrell, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) added, “Earning ENERGY STAR’s Partner of the Year award for the second consecutive year is an absolute honor for Mandalay Homes. It validates our commitment to the Energy Star program and demonstrates to our customers Mandalay Homes’ focus on building higher quality homes at a reasonable price point. ENERGY STAR is the gold standard in energy efficiency and one of the most recognizable and trusted labels,” said Ferrell.
The EPA continues to see increasing impact from this program with participation from builders like Mandalay Homes. “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.
In 2016 alone, ENERGY STAR certified products, homes, buildings, and plants helped Americans save over $30 billion in energy costs and approximately 400 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity, all while achieving broad emissions reductions. Mandalay Homes is no stranger to being recognized for their innovative and energy efficient building standards through the use sustainable practices and materials. Recent recognitions include:
- 2018, 2017 ENERGY STAR “PARTNER OF THE YEAR” AWARD
- 2017, 2016, 2015 U.S. EPA “INDOOR AIRPLUS LEADER” AWARD
- 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 U.S. DOE “HOUSING INNOVATION” AWARD
- 2016, 2015, 2013 U.S. DOE “HOUSING INNOVATION” GRAND AWARD
- 2017, 2016, 2015 U.S. DOE “MOST CERTIFIED DOE ZERO ENERGY READY HOMES” NATIONWIDE GRAND AWARD
- 2017, 2013 ARIZONA FORWARD 1ST PLACE ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE AWARD OF MERIT
- 2017 HIVE 50 INNOVATOR AWARD
- 2017 TECHOME BRILLIANCE AWARDS FOR HIGH VOLUME AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY
- 2016 ENERGY STAR “MARKET LEADER” AWARD
About Mandalay Homes
Founded in 1999, Mandalay Homes is recognized as one of the most innovative builders in America. An 8-time winner of the DOE’s award for innovation, Mandalay Homes is committed to building homes that promote comfort, safety, health, reduced energy costs and less environmental impact. Mandalay Homes offers carbon-neutral homes as a standard feature, with no added cost to the homeowner.
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.
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