Beazer Homes is the proud to announce that we are the recipients of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s 2016 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award. Selected from more than 16,000 organizations that participate in the ENERGY STAR program, Beazer is being recognized for our sustained excellence with contributions to reducing greenhouse gas emissions through building ENERGY STAR certified new homes.
With operations in 13 states, Beazer Homes has been part of the ENERGY STAR® program since 1998. A few of our key accomplishments toward energy efficiency include:
- Building more than 4,700 ENERGY STAR certified homes, while saving more than 10,000 metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent emissions, for a total of more than 43,000 ENERGY STAR certified homes since joining the program.
- Reducing warranty expenses attributed to water intrusion by 65 percent since 2011, which the company attributes to building 100 percent ENERGY STAR certified homes and following EPA’s thermal enclosure and water management system requirements.
- Providing more than 5,000 annual post-closing homeowner training sessions and training 200 in-house sales staff, as well as outside real estate agents, on the benefits of ENERGY STAR certified homes.