BERLIN – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Department of Energy announced that Eversource has received the 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award in Connecticut for its continued leadership in energy efficiency and commitment to the ENERGY STAR program.
In Connecticut, Eversource transmits and delivers electricity to 1.2 million customers in 149 cities and towns and provides natural gas to 229,000 customers in 73 communities.
“It is an honor to be recognized by the EPA and DOE for our energy efficiency efforts in Connecticut,” said Eversource Senior Vice President and Chief Customer Officer Penni Conner, “Our energy efficiency programs and services are connecting customers to solutions for savings and helping them lead more energy-efficient lives. The ENERGY STAR program has been a great partner with us in this effort and we will continue to collaborate with them to create a more sustainable future for our customers.”
In addition to its recognition in Connecticut, Eversource was awarded the Sustained Excellence Award for its energy efficiency work in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
The company will be recognized by the EPA and the DOE at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. on April 20.