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Joint Management Committee

Lexington, Massachusetts

ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence

The Joint Management Committee, the sponsor of Massachusetts New Homes with ENERGY STAR, is a multi-utility and energy efficiency service provider effort, including Berkshire Gas, Cape Light Compact, Columbia Gas of Massachusetts, New England Gas, National Grid Gas & Electric, NSTAR Gas & Electric, and Western Massachusetts Electric Company. This joint effort is receiving ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence recognition for its continued commitment to ENERGY STAR qualified homes. Key accomplishments include:

 

         Delivering more than 2,000 ENERGY STAR qualified new homes to the Massachusetts residential market.

         Increasing the number of installed ENERGY STAR qualified CFLs to over 45,000.

         Increasing the market share of ENERGY STAR qualified homes to 30 percent, a 4 percent increase over 2009.

         Saving an estimated 335 kW of summer and 285 kW of winter peak demand in Massachusetts in 2010.

         Implementing new pilot programs to address barriers to energy efficiency that exist in multifamily new construction, major renovations, and lighting design, as well as a pilot program to prepare the market for the next evolution of ENERGY STAR qualified homes--   Version 3.