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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 24,2016
VAUGHAN, Ontario— JELD-WEN Canada was recognized at an industry event on May 24th as the recipient of the 2016 ENERGY STAR Manufacturer of the Year, Windows and Doors. Minister Jim Carr was on hand to announce the winners and offer his congratulations. Lisa Bergeron, Government Relations Manager, JELD-WEN Canada was present to receive the award on our behalf.
The ENERGY STAR Canada Awards recognize ENERGY STAR Participants in Canada that have demonstrated excellence in promoting the most energy-efficient products and new homes available on the market in Canada.
JELD-WEN Canada Vice President, Bill Donaldson, is honored that JELD-WEN has been recognized by NRCAN for our continued commitment to energy efficiency and the partnership we have built with the ENERGY STAR organization.
“To be recognized for our commitment to providing Canadians with high performing window and door products is truly humbling. At JELD-WEN we are committed to all things green, and lean, as can be seen in everything we do. From reducing our waste in manufacturing, to investing in glass technologies that allow us to produce energy saving units. Providing value to the Canadian consumer is a commitment we take very seriously.”, says Bill Donaldson.
ENERGY STAR is a voluntary Canadian energy efficiency initiative that helps consumers identify the most energy efficient products available. JELD-WEN Canada is a proud member of the ENERGY STAR program in the window, sliding glass door and entry door category and has the largest array of ENERGY STAR and ENERGY STAR Most Efficient products available to Canadian consumers . This program ensures that energy performance are tested by a laboratory accredited by the Standards Council of Canada. JELD-WEN has been the proud recipeint of ENERGY STAR awards in 2009, 2010 and 2012. You can be sure that all JELD-WEN products bearing the ENERGY STAR symbol are ideally designed to withstand all Canadian weather conditions.
JELD-WEN — a leading global manufacturer of windows, doors and treated composite trim and panels — operates in more than 20 countries, with half its revenue coming from outside the United States. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, the company provides products that enhance the beauty and functionality of homes and commercial buildings. JELD-WEN’s full breadth of products has earned numerous awards and endorsements for dependability, innovation and excellence — providing solutions that deliver exceptional value for builders, architects and homeowners around the world. JELD-WEN is a recognized leader in manufacturing energy-efficient products and has been an ENERGY STAR® Partner since 1998. For more information about JELD-WEN, or to find a dealer, visit jeld-wen.com or call 800-877-9482.
The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of Natural Resources Canada (C) with Energy Star Award winners in Winnipeg Manitoba, May 24, 2016. (Lyle Stafford/CNW)