Los Angeles, California
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - New Home Builder and Affordable Housing
KB Home, a large national home builder, continued its dedication to the ENERGY STAR program in 2019, constructing more than 7,700 ENERGY STAR certified homes and promoting ENERGY STAR in every facet of its business. Key 2019 accomplishments include:
- Achieving the milestone of more than 137,000 cumulative ENERGY STAR certified homes built to date, more than any other home builder.
- Educating customers and real estate professionals on the benefits of ENERGY STAR certified homes through its Energy Performance Guide (EPG), a consumer education tool that projects estimated energy savings and utility bills for prospective homebuyers.
- Building the second-generation KB ProjeKt, a concept home that educates both consumers and industry professionals on energy-efficient opportunities today and in the future, reinforcing ENERGY STAR as a vital foundation for KB Home's new home construction.
- Including ENERGY STAR messaging in its updated website, marketing materials, corporate sustainability report, employee training and industry event presentations.