Posted on March 26, 2024

El Paso Electric Earns 2024 ENERGY STAR® Partner of The Year in Sustained Excellence Award

EL PASO, Texas (March 26, 2024) – El Paso Electric (EPE) is proud to announce that it has received the 2024 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year in Sustained Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Each year, the ENERGY STAR program honors a select group of businesses and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to energy efficiency and the transition to a clean energy economy. ENERGY STAR award winners lead their industries in the production, sale, and adoption of energy-efficient products, homes, buildings, services, and strategies. These efforts have saved more than 5 trillion kilowatt-hours of electricity over the past 30 years.

“El Paso Electric is honored to be recognized with the 2024 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year in Sustained Excellence Award, a testament to our unwavering dedication to advancing energy efficiency and environmental stewardship. This prestigious accolade reaffirms our commitment to leading the charge towards a sustainable and vibrant future for all,” said Araceli Perea, Supervisor of Energy Efficiency at EPE.

“President Biden’s Investing in America agenda creates unprecedented opportunity to build a clean energy economy, and private sector partners through programs like ENERGY STAR are leading the way,” said EPA Administrator Michael S. Regan. “I congratulate this year’s ENERGY STAR award winners for their innovation and leadership, in delivering cost-effective energy efficient solutions that create jobs, address climate change, and contribute to a healthier environment for all.”

Winners are selected from a network of thousands of ENERGY STAR partners. For a complete list of 2024 winners and more information about ENERGY STAR’s awards program, visit


ENERGY STAR® is the government-backed symbol for energy efficiency, providing simple, credible, and unbiased information that consumers and businesses rely on to make well-informed decisions. Since 1992, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped American families and businesses avoid more than $500 billion in energy costs and achieve more than 4 billion metric tons of greenhouse gas reductions. More background information about ENERGY STAR’s impacts can be found at

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