Partner of the Year
Metro Lighting is a lighting retailer serving distributors across the country through its instore and online sales. Metro Lighting is receiving ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year recognition for serving as a trusted ENERGY STAR retailer for the greater St. Louis community and for continuing to increase its ENERGY STAR certified product offerings by emphasizing the importance of ENERGY STAR to vendors, promoting the latest certified light-emitting diode (LED) technology, and communicating the connection between energy, ENERGY STAR, and utility bill savings. Key 2016 accomplishments include:
- Increasing ENERGY STAR fixture and lamp offerings across all of Metro’s showrooms as compared to 2015.
- Continuing to work with regional utility partners to deliver a cumulative reduction of more than two million pounds of greenhouse gas emissions.
- Incorporating the ENERGY STAR mark on in-store and online advertisements, driving sales and awareness among Metro’s consumer base.
- Bringing the ENERGY STAR savings message to homebuilders, contractors, and homeowners, with an increase in ENERGY STAR impressions of over 5 million as compared to 2015.
- Leading the way among showrooms and demonstrating the importance of training, by teaming up with Ameren Missouri to train over 400 contractors on the value ENERGY STAR certified lighting.