Oncor

Dallas, Texas

ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence

Oncor Electric Delivery is an electric distribution and transmission business providing power to more than 3 million homes and businesses, and operating more than 115,000 miles of transmission and distribution lines in Texas. Oncor Electric Delivery is receiving ENERGY STAR recognition for its outstanding commitment to transforming the Dallas/Fort Worth new homes construction market to meet strict ENERGY STAR specifications. Key accomplishments of this company include:

·         Sponsoring the construction of more than 5,000 ENERGY STAR qualified homes in 2008, for a total of 76,000 qualified homes, and yielding an estimated 9 MW and 9,800 MWh of energy savings.

·         Achieving significant increases in ENERGY STAR qualified new homes in outlying markets, including Central, East, and West Texas, as well as North Austin, by recruiting experienced and qualified Home Energy Raters into these areas.

·         Expanding its training and outreach by offering accredited Mandatory Continuing Education courses to real estate agents, as part of Oncor's ongoing efforts to improve the infrastructure and knowledge base of key market actors in the residential housing industry.