Boeing (NYSE: BA) will be recognized by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with a 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year — Sustained Excellence Award for the company´s continued leadership in protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency, the company said.
This is the seventh consecutive year Boeing has been recognized by ENERGY STAR. Beverly Wyse, president of Boeing Shared Services Group, will accept the ENERGY STAR award on behalf of Boeing.
During 2016, Boeing improved energy efficiency by 4.1%, invested in key energy infrastructure such as installation of energy-saving LED lighting, and continued public outreach with its conservation message.
The 2017 Partner of the Year — Sustained Excellence Awards are given to a variety of organizations that have demonstrated continued leadership in energy efficiency. Winners comprise a spectrum from small, family-owned businesses to Fortune 500 organizations — representing energy-efficient products, services, new homes, and buildings in the commercial, industrial, and public sectors.
The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, sells, services, and supports commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide.