This week the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized Andersen Corporation with a 2013 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award for continued leadership in protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency. This marks the second consecutive year Andersen has received the Sustained Excellence Award.
Andersen is recognized for outstanding contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by educating consumers on ENERGY STAR through product displays, social media, training materials and more. The award honors our ongoing commitment to energy-efficient product performance and reduced environmental impact through state-of-the-art manufacturing processes.
“Andersen’s commitment to energy efficiency and environmental stewardship is a part of our heritage. It’s in our nature, our company culture and every product we create,” said Sal Abbate, senior vice president of sales and marketing. “It’s an honor we all share to be acknowledged for our environmental responsibility by ENERGY STAR with the Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award.”
Andersen has been part of the ENERGY STAR program since its inception in 1998 and was the first window manufacturer awarded the ENERGY STAR National Window Partner of the Year in 1999.