Energy Services Group
New Castle, Delaware
Home Performance with ENERGY STAR
Contractor of the Year
Energy Services Group (ESG) specializes in assessing new and existing homes for cost-effective ways to increase energy efficiency and improved comfort throughout existing homes. ESG partners with utility companies and local energy programs to ensure that our customers receive all applicable rebates offered in their area. ESG began in 1981, specializing in residential energy conservation, using the Princeton House Doctor Approach of total systems analysis and cost-effective repair. For more than 30 years the company has specialized in making new and existing homes comfortable and efficient. It is currently a participating contractor with Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® (HPwES) Sponsors: Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility, Baltimore Gas & Electric, Delmarva Power, Pepco, Potomac Edison, Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative, New Jersey Board of Public Utilities. Energy Services Group is receiving ENERGY STAR Contractor of the Year recognition for its distinguished delivery of HPwES. Key 2015 accomplishments include:
- Piloting the utilization of Home Performance Assistants to help homeowners through the process of HPwES; explaining the auditor’s findings, outlining possible rebates and incentives, and answering any questions. There was a marked uptick in project conversion from audits to completed projects with extremely positive reviews and a further rollout is planned for 2016.
- Working with historic foundations, community organizers, and homeowner associations to share how they can join in being responsible stewards to make homes more efficient, comfortable, and safe.
- Demonstrating leadership by participating in and serving on the boards of local trade organizations like the Maryland chapter of Efficiency First, Home Builders Association of Maryland, and National Association of Home Builders.
- Completing 211 HPwES projects in 2015, a 108-percent increase compared to 2014.