The Woodlands, Texas
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - Energy Efficiency Program Delivery
Entergy Texas is an electric utility with a service territory across southeastern Texas. The company supported the construction of more than 500 ENERGY STAR® certified homes, an 18% increase over the previous year. Key 2021 accomplishments include:
- Increasing homebuilder participation in the program by 60% and home energy rating company participation by 29%.
- Augmenting its ENERGY STAR incentive budget by 28% and saving more than 5,000,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) of energy.
- Creating more than 12.1 million impressions through sponsored online articles in the Houston Chronicle, as well as other targeted multi-faceted social media, television, and digital marketing focused on ENERGY STAR product promotions, brand campaigns, and seasonal outreach.
- Introducing and incentivizing nearly 2,000 ENERGY STAR smart thermostats, resulting in more than 1,200,000 kWh of savings, while also offering a 3x multiplier incentive to replace standard furnaces with ENERGY STAR certified heat pumps.