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Proud to be named a 2020 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year


Southern Energy Management is excited to announce that it has received the 2020 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award for its outstanding efforts to help builders and developers produce more efficient, durable, and comfortable homes across the country.

“We are thrilled to be recognized as Partner of the Year for the second consecutive year. The hard work the Southern Energy Management team and our builder partners have put into growing the ENERGY STAR brand in the Carolinas makes us so proud. Thousands of homeowners across our state have healthier, more efficient homes as a result of this tremendous work.”

Taylor Fearrington, Business Development Manager at Southern Energy Management

Southern Energy Management has been certifying single family homes and multifamily units to the ENERGY STAR standard since 2003. Last year, the 1,150 homes Southern Energy Management certified to ENERGY STAR collectively saved residents over $450,000 on their utility bills when compared to the average NC code built home.

“I salute the 2020 ENERGY STAR award winners,” said Anne Idsal, EPA Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator for Air and Radiation. “These leaders demonstrate how energy efficiency drives economic competitiveness in tandem with environmental protection.”

The ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award recognizes ENERGY STAR partner businesses and organizations in good standing that demonstrate superior leadership, innovation, and commitment to environmental protection through energy efficiency and ENERGY STAR.

For a complete list of 2020 winners and more information about ENERGY STAR’s awards program, visit