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Partner of the Year - Energy Management


AbbVie is a global biopharmaceutical company. AbbVie used ENERGY STAR® tools and resources to strengthen its energy management program to deliver energy intensity reductions, despite challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic. Key 2021 accomplishments include:

  • Reducing energy intensity by 1% at U.S. facilities and cutting global greenhouse gas emissions by 7,459 metric tons.
  • Earning ENERGY STAR certification for three pharmaceutical manufacturing plants.
  • Supporting the ENERGY STAR industrial partnership and Focus on Energy Efficiency in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing through presentations and participation in industry meetings.
  • Promoting its partnership with ENERGY STAR to employees through a home energy efficiency guide featuring ENERGY STAR resources.
  • Developing a decarbonization roadmap, where energy efficiency is projected to deliver a quarter of the company’s anticipated carbon reductions by 2031.
In 2020 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped Americans avoid more than $40 Billion in energy costs

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