Salt River Project Agricultural Improvement and Power District
ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year
Salt River Project Agricultural Improvement and Power District was established in 1903 under the National Reclamation Act and is currently the nation’s third-largest public power utility, serving 970,000 customers. In aggregate, over 11 percent of Salt River Project’s retail energy requirements for the year were met with sustainable resources. Salt River Project is receiving ENERGY STAR recognition for achievement in the ENERGY STAR Certified Homes and HPwES programs. Key 2013 accomplishments include:
- Producing 630,000 MWh of incremental energy savings through the end of the company’s 2013 fiscal year.
- Supporting the construction of 943 ENERGY STAR certified homes through October 2013, resulting in more than 5,865,300 annual kWh savings.
- Enrolling 27 builders and conducting one-on-one training programs titled “Success with ENERGY STAR V3” with participating builders and select trades.
- Developing a unique, eye-catching, and experiential HPwES marketing campaign that increased participation and production levels, resulting in a 34-percent assessment-to-completed project conversion rate.