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CEMEX USA

Houston, TX


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CEMEX USA is a building materials supplier that produces, distributes, and markets cement, ready mixed concrete, aggregates, and building materials, receiving Partner of the Year recognition. The company operates a comprehensive energy management program that spans all major operations based on principles embodied in the ENERGY STAR Guidelines for Energy Management. Key accomplishments in 2018 include:

  • Achieving nearly a one percent thermal energy intensity reduction while integrating alternative fuels to reduce environmental impacts.
  • Certifying three cement plants with the ENERGY STAR and enrolling 25 cement terminals in the ENERGY STAR Challenge for Industry.
  • Developing methods for motivating executive management and employees to achieve energy goals, including a gainsharing program to reward hourly employees and annual performance assessments for salaried staff tied to energy metrics.
  • Mentoring new ENERGY STAR industrial partners by sharing best energy management practices.
  • Participating in the ENERGY STAR Focus on Energy Efficiency for Cement Manufacturing by testing plant benchmarking models and presenting on impactful energy management opportunities in cement manufacturing to industry.
  • Communicating on energy efficiency and ENERGY STAR through quarterly employee publications.
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