KB Home is one of the nation’s premier homebuilders and has delivered over half a million quality homes for families since its founding in 1957. KB Home is the only national homebuilder to publish a comprehensive annual sustainability report and has been named the #1 Green Homebuilder in a study by Calvert Investments and the #1 Homebuilder on FORTUNE magazine’s 2011 World’s Most Admired Companies list.
When asked why they joined BICEP, KB Home CEO, Jeffrey Mezger replied, “KB Home has helped more than half a million families achieve the dream of homeownership throughout our 55 year history. We believe that continued advancements in energy efficiency are fundamental to the future of homebuilding and we continue to look for ways to help minimize our homeowners’ impact on the environment as well as lowering their monthly energy costs. We are honored to join the other leading companies in BICEP and to advocate for sensible cost-effective climate and energy policies. Opportunities abound--we have no time to lose."