Celanese Corporation

Irving, Texas

Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - Energy Management


Celanese Corporation is a producer of specialty materials and chemical products for major industries and consumer applications. The company promoted energy efficiency and decarbonization throughout the ENERGY STAR® network of industrial partners and aided individual ENERGY STAR industrial partners in improving energy management by sharing strategies and management techniques. Key 2021 accomplishments include:

  • Achieving an energy intensity reduction of 7%. The company reduced energy intensity year over year for a total improvement of approximately 13% since 2013.
  • Pursuing more than 130 energy projects, including an innovative CO2 capture and utilization project where approximately 60% of vented waste CO2 at the company’s Clear Lake, Texas, facility will be captured and employed to manufacture methanol.
  • Supporting ENERGY STAR’s Focus on Energy Efficiency in Energy Intensive Industries group and annual industrial meeting with project presentations.
  • Enhancing the company’s Environment, Social and Governance program by publishing a new climate policy, sustainability report and website, reporting progress to sustainability tracking organizations, and working with customers to provide products that support the circular economy through light weighting and bio-based feedstocks.
In 2020 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped Americans avoid more than $40 Billion in energy costs

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