West Chester, PA – April, 2017 – has been named a 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Product Brand Owner Award winner for its outstanding contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by manufacturing energy-efficient products and educating consumers about energy efficiency. Air King’s accomplishments will be recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy in Washington, D.C. on April 26, 2017.
Air King America, LLC an ENERGY STAR partner, will be honored as a partner of the year for its dedication to producing energy efficient ventilation products including exhaust fans and kitchen range hoods.
Air King president, Jeff Kenkelen says, “We are very proud to again be recognized by ENERGY STAR as a Partner of the Year. Providing high quality, energy efficient products are at the core of Air King’s philosophy. Having this dedication acknowledged by ENERGY STAR is truly an honor.”
In 2015 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners saved American businesses and consumers 503 billion kilowatt hours and $34 billion dollars on their energy bills, while achieving broad emission reductions.
For a complete list of 2017 winners and more information about ENERGY STAR’s awards program, visit www.energystar.gov/awardwinners.
About Air King
Air King has been developing ventilation products for over 40 years and is an industry leader of energy efficient ventilation solutions. Air King is receiving ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year recognition for its successful leveraging of the ENERGY STAR platform. Key 2016 accomplishments include:
- Expanding its line of exhaust fans, introducing the D4 and DL4 series that were both recognized as 2016 ENERGY STAR Most Efficient. The DL4 series has a top efficiency CFM/Watt of 19.0, making it the most efficient ventilation fan on the market today.
- Introducing light-emitting diode (LED) lighting options for the AK series and ECO series exhaust fans, continuing efforts to convert all exhaust fan/light combination units to ENERGY STAR certified LED by the end of 2016.
- Using its online and social media following to promote the Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR pledge; as a result, Air King is in the top 10 for amount of greenhouse gas emissions saved among pledge participants.
- Presenting to over 100 division heads at some of the country’s top builders about the importance of ENERGY STAR and showing how CalGreen, ASHRAE 62.2, and other local and national codes can be best met using ENERGY STAR certified products.
Air King’s corporate headquarters and main manufacturing facility are located in West Chester, PA. For more about Air King, LLC visit www.airkinglimited.com.
About ENERGY STAR
ENERGY STAR has 16,000 partners working to protect the environment through greater energy efficiency, including manufacturers, retailers, public schools, hospitals, real estate companies, and home builders. Since 1992, ENERGY STAR and its partners have saved American families and businesses $430 billion on their energy bills and 4.6 trillion kilowatt-hours of energy, while achieving broad emissions reductions—including 2.8 billion metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions.
ENERGY STAR® is the simple choice for energy efficiency. For 25 years, EPA’s ENERGY STAR program has been America’s resource for saving energy and protecting the environment. Join the millions already making a difference at energystar.gov.