Jeld-Wen of Canada Wins Energy Star HonorJune 22nd, 2017 by Editor
Jeld-Wen’s Canadian operation recently received a 2017 Energy Star Canada Award from Natural Resources Canada for its efforts in advancing energy efficiency.
The awards recognize organizations that have demonstrated excellence in offering Canadian consumers the most energy-efficient products and technology available on the market. They are presented to manufacturers, retailers, utility providers, advocates, and new home builders that have shown leadership in manufacturing and promoting energy-efficient products.
Jeld-Wen of Canada has four manufacturing facilities, five distribution centers and three design centers across the country, with sales in every province.
Noteworthy activities and accomplishments in 2016:
- Increased the number of Energy Star certified models by 33 percent over one year;
- Increased the production of Energy Star certified products by 7 percent over the previous year;
- Provided builders with alternative solutions for the new Energy Star for New Homes criteria in 2016, and;
- Partnered with EnerQuality as an industry sponsor to fund builder training for the Energy Star for New Homes program.
Jeld-Wen of Canada has won six Energy Star awards: Manufacturer of the Year—Windows and Doors (2012, 2016, 2017), Sustained Excellence (2010), Participant of the Year (2009) and Promotional Campaign of the Year—Specific Product (2006).