NJ Board of Public Utilities Clean Energy Program
Trenton, New Jersey
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - Energy Efficiency Program Delivery
The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) is a regulatory agency that oversees the state’s Clean Energy Program. This year, the NJBPU incentivized more than 4,400 ENERGY STAR® certified homes and apartments, for a total exceeding 89,000 residential units since joining the program in 2001. Key 2022 accomplishments include:
- Holding more than 50 webinars that covered a variety of residential construction and building science topics, including ENERGY STAR, reaching more than 1,200 architects, engineers, developers, energy rating companies, and contractors, and promoting ENERGY STAR to more than 7,000 attendees at other presentations and sponsored events.
- Providing cooperative advertising incentives of 50% to builder partners to promote ENERGY STAR and increase consumer demand for energy-efficient homes and apartments.
- Delivering savings of more than 91,000 MWh (natural gas) and 1,000,000 MMBtu (electric) lifetime energy savings through its ENERGY STAR incentive programs.
- Working with residential construction-focused organizations, including the New Jersey Committee on the Environment, MidAtlantic Buildings & Facilities Management, Shore Builders of Central Jersey, and Metro Builders of New Jersey, to promote above-code building that meets or exceeds ENERGY STAR program requirements.