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Home Energy Defense

Lincoln, Nebraska

ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year

Home Energy Defense of Nebraska is a home energy rating organization that works with the ENERGY STAR for New Homes program. Home Energy Defense is receiving ENERGY STAR recognition for key accomplishments including:

  • Expanding the number of builders participating in the ENERGY STAR program by seven in six different markets in Nebraska in 2009.
  • Verifying 815 home energy ratings for new builders in 2009. 
  • Partnering with Habitat for Humanity and donating its services to build affordable homes that are ENERGY STAR qualified.
  • Promoting ENERGY STAR among builders by working with them to analyze each component of the homes to demonstrate the benefits of building to ENERGY STAR performance levels.