Panasonic

Secaucus, New Jersey

ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence

Panasonic Eco Solutions North America (PESNA), a unit company of Panasonic North America, offers a comprehensive line of high-performance ventilation fans. All of PESNA's fans avoid the use of toxic substances and all fans in eligible categories are ENERGY STAR certified. Many models incorporate energy-saving control features such as occupancy and humidity sensors. In 2012, PESNA again showed its leadership by building on its long-standing commitment to advancing energy efficiency. Specifically, PESNA is receiving ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year  Sustained Excellence recognition for contributing to advances in residential ventilation through product innovation and outreach to consumers and contractors. Key 2012 accomplishments include:

  • Maintaining a broad array of ENERGY STAR certified vent fans, with all models in applicable categories qualifying and 90 percent of PESNA's sales dollars earned from these models.
  • Continuing to offer some of the most energy-efficient products on the market with a line of DC motor-driven fans.
  • Introducing the innovative WhisperRecessed fan, incorporating a fan into an ENERGY STAR certified down-light.
  • Expanding the reach of its ENERGY STAR messaging with distributors and retailers by about 50 percent, to more than 1.5 million impressions.
  • Expanding the reach of its ENERGY STAR point-of-purchase efforts to reach more than 11 million purchasers.
  • Sponsoring numerous whole-home-based education efforts for industry and homeowners, including at trade shows and with U.S. DOE programs, emphasizing the potential of ventilation that delivers a healthier, more energy-efficient home.