New York, New York

Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - Energy Management


Verizon is a telecommunications company. Verizon continued to grow its energy management program, leveraging ENERGY STAR® resources to provide leadership across the retail industry. Key 2022 accomplishments include:

  •  Certifying eight stores and five data centers as ENERGY STAR and achieving Member-level recognition in the ENERGY STAR Certification Nation campaign.
  •  Directing $60 million to fund decarbonization projects, including a heating electrification project that reduced 250 tons of carbon emissions and other air pollutants in nearby underserved communities. 
  •  Completing 174 LED lighting projects, estimated to save 28M kWh of energy annually. 
  •  Inventing a new patented cooling system for its data centers that saves energy by using colder outside air when available to cool equipment rooms.
In 2020 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped Americans avoid more than $40 Billion in energy costs

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