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EPA Recognizes Beazer Homes with 2016 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award

ATLANTA, Apr 29, 2016 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized Beazer Homes with a 2016 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award for its continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency achievements. Beazer Homes’ accomplishments were recognized in Washington, D.C. earlier this month.

Beazer Homes, an ENERGY STAR partner since 1998, was honored for partnering with ENERGY STAR to assure 100 percent of homes built meet or exceed program requirements. With a focus on durability and energy efficiency, Beazer Homes has effectively contributed to the reduction of greenhouse emissions by saving the environment more than 10,000 metric tons of CO equivalent emissions in 2015 and more than 48,000 metric tons of CO equivalent emissions since 2011.

“Beazer Homes truly values our partnership with ENERGY STAR,” said Kathi James, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. “It’s exciting to see the impact we’ve made through our commitment to building environmentally-conscious homes, certifying more than 43,000 new homes since 1998. We remain committed to continuing our work to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and protect the environment.”

Since its inception in 1992, ENERGY STAR and its partners have helped prevent a total of more than 2.4 billion metric tons of greenhouse gas...