Andersen Windows Honored with 2012 ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award

Installing Renewal by Andersen replacement windows and doors on your home gives you not only the beautiful and efficient windows and doors; you can feel good that you’re doing something good for the environment. With every window you purchase, you get Andersen Corporation’s commitment to the environment and energy efficiency.

ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence AwardAndersen Corporation, which includes Renewal by Andersen, received receive the prestigious ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award. The award was granted to Andersen from more than 20,000 organizations that participate in the ENERGY STAR® program.

The U.S. Department of Environmental Conservation’s ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence distinction is awarded to participating ENERGY STAR® partners that demonstrate outstanding leadership in the program year after year. As an ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year for three or more consecutive years, Andersen Corporation received the 2012 Sustained Excellence Award.

“Andersen Corporation’s outstanding accomplishments show that improved energy performance can be good for the environment and good for business,” Jonathan Passe, chief of the ENERGY STAR Residential branch wrote in a letter to the company.

Since its inception over 100 years ago, Andersen has developed a well-earned reputation for building energy efficient products and practicing strong environmental stewardship. Andersen has been part of the ENERGY STAR program since it was created in 1998, and in 1999 was the first window manufacturer to be named an ENERGY STAR National Window Partner of the Year.

Andersen received the prestigious ENERGY STAR award for its outstanding contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by educating consumers through the use of ENERGY STAR information in consumer education programs, advertising, media relations, web sites, social media and training materials. This impressive distinction honors and rewards Andersen’s ongoing commitment to building and providing energy efficient products to consumers as well as the company’s comprehensive commitment to continuous improvement using state of the art manufacturing processes to limit the environmental impact of its manufacturing processes.

“Andersen’s commitment to energy efficiency and environmental sustainability is a part of our heritage,” Jay Lund, president and chief executive officer of Andersen Corporation said. “It is in our nature, our company culture and every product we create. This [award] is made possible only by the collective contributions of everyone at Andersen. Each of our employees should be very proud of what they have done to help earn this award.”

When you choose Renewal by Andersen replacement windows and patio doors from Renewal by Andersen of Long Island, you can be assured that you are getting energy-efficient products that help reduce the transfer of heat, so your house requires less energy for heating and cooling. And since the durability of Andersen products reduces maintenance, painting and the need for replacement, they help save resources and energy in the long run. For more information about our energy efficient replacement windows and patio doors, contact Renewal by Andersen of Long Island at 1-877-313-9052.

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