Results of the 2005 Participants Meeting

Fourth Annual ENERGY STAR® Participants' Meeting, May 4 – 5, 2006 in Toronto.

Agenda

Presentations

2006 ENERGY STAR® Recognition Awards Presentation

Thirteen ENERGY STAR Recognition Awards were presented in Toronto on May 4th at the 2006 ENERGY STAR Participants Meeting. Natural Resources Canada selected the winners from the submissions received based on an assessment using the “Five A's Framework” – Availability, Awareness, Accessibility, Affordability and Acceptability.

ENERGY STAR® Recognition Award Winners for 2006

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Whirlpool

ENERGY STAR Manufacturer of the Year – Multiple Products

Whirlpool Canada Inc.

Karim Lalani, General Manager of Whirlpool Canada, accepts the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

Vinyl Window Designs

ENERGY STAR Manufacturer of the Year – Specific Product

Vinyl Window Designs Ltd.

Fateh Virji, Marketing Director with Vinyl Window Designs, accepts the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

Home Depot

ENERGY STAR Retailer of the Year

Home Depot Canada

Annette Verschuren, President of Home Depot Canada, accepts the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada


Barrie Hydro

ENERGY STAR Utility of the Year – Regional

Barrie Hydro Distribution Inc.

John Olthuis, Manager of Customer Accounts with Barrie Hydro, accepts the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

Manitoba Hydro

ENERGY STAR Utility of the Year – Provincial

Manitoba Hydro

Tim Johnson, Marketing Specialist with Manitoba Hydro, accepts the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

Terasen Gas

ENERGY STAR Promotional Campaign of the Year – Multiple Products

Terasen Gas

Sarah Smith, Manager of Marketing and Energy Efficiency with Terasen Gas, accepts the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

JELD-WEN

ENERGY STAR Promotional Campaign of the Year – Specific Products

JELD-WEN Windows and Doors (United Window Division)

Frank Plasa, Sales Manager with JELD-WEN, accepts the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

G.I.T.

ENERGY STAR Participant of the Year

G.I.T. Doors and Windows Ltd.

Michel Fafard, President and Emilio Autore, Vice-President of G.I.T. Doors and Windows, accept the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

Toronto Community Housing Corporation

ENERGY STAR Advocate of the Year – Multiple Products

Toronto Community Housing Corporation

Derek Ballantyne, Chief Executive Officer of Toronto Community Housing Coporation, accepts the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

Thermoplast

ENERGY STAR Advocate of the Year – Specific Product

Thermoplast

Jean Marois, Director of Research and Development and Michel Pépin, Technical Representative with Thermoplast, accept the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

Project Porchlight

ENERGY STAR Recruit of the Year

Project Porchlight – One Change Campaign

Stuart Hickox, Campaign Director for the One Change Campaign, accepts the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

Clean Air Foundation

ENERGY STAR Collaborative Initiative of the Year

Clean Air Foundation

Ersilia Serafini, Executive Director of the Clean Air Foundation, accepts the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

BC Hydro

ENERGY STAR Award for Sustained Excellence

British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority (BC Hydro)

Kari Montrichard, Product Manager of Residential Power Smart with BC Hydro, accepts the award from Richard Fadden, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada