Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Suwon, South Korea
ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (Samsung) is a digital leader committed to developing innovative technologies and efficient processes that support its mission of making life better for consumers around the world. Samsung is receiving ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence recognition for its support of the ENERGY STAR specification development process, leadership in marketing ENERGY STAR certified products, and in community outreach to promote efficiency. Key 2012 accomplishments include:
- Offering more than 1,400 ENERGY STAR certified products and almost 130 models recognized as ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2012.
- Coordinating with utilities and other energy efficiency program sponsors to identify ENERGY STAR certified products that are eligible for rebates and other related promotions.
- Partnering with the Boys and Girls Club of America to create more than a dozen opportunities for kids to learn about ENERGY STAR through the "Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR" campaign, while developing important life skills.
- Generating more than 100 million impressions through a Times Square advertisement of Samsung's ENERGY STAR certified products, point-of-purchase materials at retail locations, and other ENERGY STAR-focused marketing efforts.
- Informing 100 percent of Samsung's employees about its commitment to ENERGY STAR and holding more than 5,000 distributor and retailer training events.