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ENERGY STAR Canada names JELD-WEN of Canada Manufacturer of the year – windows and doors – 2016.

JELD-WEN increased its amount of ENERGY STAR certified models by 89 per cent in just one year

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May 26, 2016 by JELD-WEN

JELD-WEN Canada was recognized at an industry event on May 24, 2016, as the recipient of the 2016 ENERGY STAR Manufacturer of the Year, windows and doors.  Canada’s minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, presented the award to JELD-WEN’s Government Relations Manager, Lisa Bergeron.

Lisa Bergeron accepts award on behalf of JELD-WEN

The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of Natural Resources Canada speaks during the Energy Star Awards in Winnipeg Manitoba, May 24, 2016.
(Lyle Stafford/CNW)

“Congratulations to JELD-WEN of Canada on their ENERGY STAR Canada award. I thank them for their extraordinary leadership and sustained commitment to the ENERGY STAR Initiative, which helps Canadians make responsible, energy-efficient choices,” said Mr. Carr.

The ENERGY STAR Canada Awards recognize ENERGY STAR participants that have demonstrated excellence in promoting the most energy-efficient products and homes available on the market, in Canada. This program ensures that energy performance is tested by a laboratory accredited by the Standards Council of Canada.

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. In Canada, JELD-WEN has four manufacturing facilities, five distribution centres, three design centres, with sales in every province.

JELD-WEN’s notable accomplishments in 2015 include:

  • The amount of ENERGY STAR certified models increased by 89% in just one year
  • Production of ENERGY STAR Most Efficient units augmented by 5%
  • Formed a partnership with Ontario’s EnerQuality – the leading certification body for energy-efficient homes in Canada – as an industry sponsor, to help train builders for the ENERGY STAR New Homes program.

Whether you specialize in building new homes, or renovation and restoration, energy-efficiency is an essential offering. Demonstrate your commitment to providing your customers with high-performing and energy-efficient products by using the window and door manufacturer of the year, JELD-WEN Windows & Doors.

Read JELD-WEN’s press release here, or start browsing the wide array of ENERGY STAR certified products at