Partner of the Year
As a nonprofit academic medical center, Cleveland Clinic operates more than 200 institutes, community hospitals, and family centers comprising 20.5 million square feet in Ohio, Florida, and Nevada, as well as several locations abroad. Cleveland Clinic is receiving ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year recognition for integrating energy management into its patient-care mission. Key 2015 accomplishments include:
- Reducing its average annual source energy intensity by 36.7 thousand British thermal units (kBtu) per square foot, while increasing the size of its portfolio by 384,000 square feet.
- Increasing its portfolio-wide average ENERGY STAR score eight points over its 2014 score.
- Standardizing light-emitting diode (LED) lighting for all retrofits and new construction as well as installing 30,000 linear LED lights.
- Supporting 46 healthcare facilities, including nine hospitals, in the Ohio Energy Cup, an ENERGY STAR Battle of the Buildings competition.