SUGARCREEK, Ohio, April 10, 2017 – ProVia has been named a 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award winner for continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency achievements. ProVia’s accomplishments will be recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy in Washington, D.C. on April 26, 2017.
ProVia, an ENERGY STAR partner since 2002, will be honored for its continual performance improvement and its window and door products each year and commitment to educational activities.
According to Phil Wengerd, Vice President of Market Strategies for ProVia, “This particular ENERGY STAR award is very special to us. Not only because it is ProVia’s 10th award, but also because it is the first one awarded for both ProVia’s doors and windows. All prior ENERGY STAR awards were in recognition of our doors, but this one helps validate the new window program that we launched in September of 2015.”
In 2015 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners saved American businesses and consumers 503 billion kilowatt hours and $34 billion dollars on their energy bills, while achieving broad emission reductions.
The 2017 Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Awards are bestowed upon a diverse set of organizations that have demonstrated continued leadership in energy efficiency. Winners hail from small, family-owned businesses to Fortune 500 organizations – representing energy-efficient products, services, new homes, and buildings in the commercial, industrial, and public sectors.
For a complete list of 2017 winners and more information about ENERGY STAR’s awards program, visit www.energystar.gov/awardwinners.
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Headquartered in Sugarcreek, Ohio, ProVia is a leading manufacturer of professional-class entry doors, storm doors, patio doors, windows, vinyl siding and manufactured stone. The professional-class designation reflects the company’s high level of quality, service and customization. ProVia has been an ENERGY STAR® Partner with the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy since 2002, and has won ten ENERGY STAR awards: Partner of the Year for Door Manufacturing (four times), Sustained Excellence (five times), and Excellence in ENERGY STAR Promotion. ProVia employs more than 650 people at its headquarters and 5 manufacturing facilities in Sugarcreek, Walnut Creek and Baltic, Ohio, and Booneville, Miss. For more information, visit http://www.provia.com.
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ENERGY STAR has 16,000 partners working to protect the environment through greater energy efficiency, including manufacturers, retailers, public schools, hospitals, real estate companies, and home builders. Since 1992, ENERGY STAR and its partners have saved American families and businesses $430 billion on their energy bills and 4.6 trillion kilowatt-hours of energy, while achieving broad emissions reductions—including 2.8 billion metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions.
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