SECAUCUS, N.J. - For the second consecutive year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has named Panasonic Home & Environment Co. as a 2011 Energy Star® Partner of the Year for its outstanding contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by manufacturing energy-efficient products and helping to educate consumers about those products. Panasonic’s accomplishments will be recognized at an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C., on April 12, 2011.

Panasonic Home & Environment Company, an Energy Star partner since 2001, will be honored for its leadership in manufacturing products that earn the rating. Anita So, marketing manager, Panasonic Home & Environment Co., said, “The award not only acknowledges our high-performing, energy-efficient ventilation fans and their role in preserving indoor air quality, but it also recognizes our commitment to educating industry professionals and consumers on the importance of sustainability.”

The 2011 Partner of the Year Awards are given to manufacturers and retailers that successfully promote and deliver Energy Star-qualified products.

Publication date:04/04/2011