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Universal Compressed Air Announces Partnership with EPA’s ENERGY STAR® Program 


January 10, 2022 – Bethlehem, PA- UCA today announced it has been accepted to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA)  ENERGY STAR program as an ENERGY STAR partner. Through its voluntary partnership with the ENERGY STAR Program,  UCA will work to improve energy efficiency and fight climate change by helping its commercial building customers  implement proven energy-saving strategies designed to enhance the organization’s financial health and preserve the  environment for future generations. 

“UCA is pleased to become an ENERGY STAR partner,” said Executive Vice President & COO, Rick Kowey. “Through this  partnership, we will demonstrate our commitment to environmental stewardship by delivering energy performance  improvements and financial value to our customers.” 

In partnership with ENERGY STAR, UCA will help its clients to: 

  • Embed energy management programs 
  • Assist compressed air users to achieve ENERGY STAR certification  
  • Take action to realize cost savings through energy efficiency projects  
  • Increase an organization’s value, lower risk, and deliver other business benefits 

UCA will also: 

  • Encourage businesses to join ENERGY STAR 
  • Ensure clients can quantify and maintain savings 
  • Support clients with identifying and purchasing ENERGY STAR products 
  • Encourage corporate staff to learn about the benefits of energy efficiency  

“Improving the energy efficiency of our nation’s buildings is critical to protecting our environment,” said Cindy Jacobs,  Chief of the ENERGY STAR Commercial & Industrial Branch. “From the boiler room to the board room, ENERGY STAR  partners are leading the way by making the buildings where we work, play, and learn more efficient.” 


EPA’s ENERGY STAR program for building and plants helps businesses identify cost-effective approaches to managing  energy use in their commercial properties—enabling the private sector to save energy, increase profits, and  strengthen their competitiveness. For more information about ENERGY STAR for commercial buildings, visit  www.energystar.gov/buildings.  

About Universal Compressed Air

UCA is a privately-owned and thriving high-technology business in Pennsylvania’s  Lehigh Valley focused on compressed air systems for industry. UCA brings decades of Industrial Gas expertise to  Compressed Air Supply Systems (CAS). Our PIPELINE AIRTM CAS are designed, engineered, built, operated, and  maintained to deliver compressed air as a utility and, in every case, an efficient, reliable, and application-tailored  solution to maximize savings and optimize the end user’s success. For more information about UCA,  visit www.UCAair.com



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