2008 News Releases
Nation's First WaterSense Labeled Home Unveiled in Chapel Hill
Release Date: 11/21/2008
Contact Information: Davina Marraccini, (404) 562-8293, firstname.lastname@example.org
(ATLANTA – November 21, 2008) The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Vanguard Homes are celebrating in Chapel Hill the completion of the nation's first home built and certified to be about 20 percent more water-efficient than regular homes. Vanguard Homes is one of a few homebuilders nationwide to participate in a pilot program based on the draft specification for new homes under the WaterSense program.
Who: EPA Administrator Stephen L. Johnson
- EPA Assistant Administrator for Water Benjamin H. Grumbles
President of Vanguard Homes Christopher (Kip) Guyon
When: Tuesday, November 25, 2008 at 1:30 p.m.
Where: Vanguard Homes Concept Home
- Briar Chapel Community
1256 Great Ridge Parkway
Chapel Hill, N.C.