EPA Recognizes SCIenergy® With a 2012 ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award
SAN FRANCISCO, March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – SCIenergy, Inc., the global leader in providing building performance solutions for owners and operators, today announced that it has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with a 2012 ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award in recognition of its continued leadership in protecting the environment through energy efficiency.
“We are committed to continuing our partnership with ENERGY STAR as part of our effort to optimize the performance of buildings and lower operating costs, while reducing greenhouse gas emissions,” said Barry Abramson, senior vice president, engineering, SCIenergy.
This is SCIenergy’s sixth award in the prestigious Sustained Excellence category and its tenth overall ENERGY STAR acknowledgement.
“As we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the ENERGY STAR program, EPA is proud to recognize SCIenergy with the 2012 ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award,” said EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson. “SCIenergy and all our ENERGY STAR award winners are helping Americans find cost-effective ways to save energy in everything we do, which is good for our climate, our health, and our future.”
The 2012 Sustained Excellence Awards are given to a select group of organizations that have exhibited outstanding leadership year after year. These winners have reduced greenhouse gas emissions by setting and achieving aggressive goals, employing innovative approaches, and showing others what can be achieved through energy efficiency. These awards recognize ongoing leadership across the ENERGY STAR program including energy-efficient products, services, new homes and buildings in the commercial, industrial and public sectors. Award winners are selected from about 20,000 organizations that participate in the ENERGY STAR program.
SCIenergy will be honored at an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C. on March 15, 2012, which marks the 20th anniversary of ENERGY STAR. SCIenergy ENERGY STAR awards include: Partner of the Year – Energy Management (2001, 2002, 2003); Partner of the Year – Service and Product Provider (2009); and Sustained Excellence Award Recipient (2004, 2005, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2012).
About SCIenergy, Inc.
SCIenergy, a merger of Scientific Conservation and Servidyne, is the global leader in providing cloud-based energy management solutions for building owners and operators. The SCIenergy cloud(TM) integrates high-tech solutions with high-touch services. Headquartered in San Francisco with an Operations & Technology Center in Atlanta, SCIenergy has more than 170 employees worldwide, with flagship customers in the USA, Canada, Europe, Asia and Australia. Industry accolades include, Rising Star Award, Global Cleantech 100, Business Partner in GE’s Ecomagination Challenge 2010, recipient of the 2010 San Francisco Business Times Green Business Award, a six time EPA ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award winner and a four time EPA ENERGY STAR Partner of The Year Award winner.
About ENERGY STAR
ENERGY STAR was introduced by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in 1992 as a voluntary market-based partnership to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through increased energy efficiency. Now celebrating its 20th anniversary, ENERGY STAR offers businesses and consumers energy-efficient solutions to save energy, money and help protect the environment for future generations. About 20,000 organizations are ENERGY STAR partners committed to improving the energy efficiency of products, homes, buildings and businesses. For more information about ENERGY STAR, visit www.energystar.gov or call toll-free 1-888-STAR-YES (1-888-782-7937).
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