AGA Safety Awareness Video Excellence (SAVE) Awards

News Release March 23, 2015

In late winer/early spring 2017, AGA held its third annual Safety Awareness Video Excellence (SAVE) Award, recognizing the outstanding contributions utilities across the country make in advancing natural gas safety communications.

We are pleased to announce the award recipient of the external video category is Xcel Energy for its video submission, "Call 811 Before You Dig."

The recipient of the internal video category is Consumers Energy for its video submission, “Core Safety: Excavation."

The award recipients were announced at the AGA Operations Conference and Exhibition General Session on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 in Orlando, Florida, as well as AGA's social media pages. They will also be featured in an upcoming article in the American Gas Magazine and the AGA Blog.

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Public voting for the external audience category closed on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. EST.


The American Gas Association, founded in 1918, represents more than 200 local energy companies that deliver clean natural gas throughout the United States. There are more than 75 million residential, commercial and industrial natural gas customers in the U.S., of which 95 percent — more than 71 million customers — receive their gas from AGA members. Today, natural gas meets more than three-tenths of the United States' energy needs.