Houston Habitat for Humanity
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
New Home Builder and Affordable Housing
Houston Habitat for Humanity is a builder of energy efficient affordable homes receiving ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year-Sustained Excellence recognition. Houston Habitat for Humanity consistently delivers ENERGY STAR certified homes to low income homebuyers and has been committed to the ENERGY STAR program for over 20 years, constructing more than 700 ENERGY STAR certified homes since joining the program. Key 2018 accomplishments include:
- Saving more than 500,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) of usage in its ENERGY STAR certified homes constructed since 2007.
- Promoting its ENERGY STAR partnership on through its website, monthly newsletter, collateral to donors, and construction sites.
- Educating homeowners with a custom maintenance manual and post construction walk-through of their home to describe all the included ENERGY STAR certified home features.
- Constructing its ENERGY STAR certified homes to also meet EPA’s Indoor airPlus and WaterSense program specifications.