Laclede Gas Earns 2010 Home Builder Award for Its Green-Building Expertise

April 14, 2010

Laclede Gas Earns 2010 Home Builder Award for Its Green-Building Expertise

The Original Green Energy provider received the prestigious award from the St. Louis Regional Chapter of the USGBC

ST. LOUIS, April 13 /PRNewswire/ — The St. Louis Regional Chapter of the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) recently awarded Laclede Gas the 2010 Growing Green Award in the Home Builder category. The Home Builder Award honors those that have embraced sustainable and/or high-performance building. Nominees must demonstrate a commitment to the evolution of green building, promote awareness of the movement and embody the attributes and innovative spirit of a green-building leader.

Laclede, which was recognized for its work in the residential home-building market, helped establish a groundbreaking residential green-building verification program to encourage home builders to implement energy-efficient, environmentally friendly building practices in new-home construction.

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One thought on “Laclede Gas Earns 2010 Home Builder Award for Its Green-Building Expertise

  1. All new construction is built to Energy Star standards which include energy-efficient building techniques and features such as more effective insulation, high-performance windows, tight construction, more efficient heating and cooling equipment, and Energy Star rated lighting fixtures and appliances

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