Dominion East Ohio Gas Company
ENERGY STAR Excellence Awards - ENERGY STAR Promotion
Dominion East Ohio (DEO), a natural gas utility provider based out of Cleveland, provides natural gas service to customers in northeast Ohio, which includes the cities: Akron, Canton, Youngstown, Warren, Ashtabula, Wooster, New Philadelphia, Marietta, and Lima. DEO offers a comprehensive assistance package to residential customers designed to increase awareness and demand for building performance contracting and the HPwES program. DEO is receiving ENERGY STAR recognition for continuing to enhance and expand its HPwES program in an established market. Key accomplishments in 2013 include:
- Completing more than 2,450 HPwES projects and saving an estimated 61,857 MCF, including the energy-efficient measures installed during the assessment.
- Supporting a community enrichment initiative that engages over 50 nonprofit organizations to assist in raising customer awareness of and generating interest in DEO’s programs.
- Offering rebates to customers on qualifying improvements installed by participating contractors and on several select do-it-yourself (DIY) measures, which are then inspected by participating contractors to ensure compliance and safety.