The 2012 ENERGY STAR Participants’ Meeting took place on Tuesday, June 5, where companies that have distinguished themselves by offering their customers the most energy-efficient technologies, services and products were honoured with awards. Long-time JELD-WEN partner The Home Depot Canada was singled out for the 2012 ENERGY STAR Award for Sustained Excellence.

Established in Canada since 1994, and now with 180 locations in 10 provinces, The Home Depot Canada has made a name for itself as a leader in facilitating market transformation on behalf of environmental sustainability. Its objective: to encourage its customers to make more enlightened choices for themselves and the environment. With its strategic partners, its numerous ENERGY STAR qualified products and other environmental management programs, it stands as an example for other retailers to follow.