Corning Incorporated

Corning, New York

Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - Energy Management


Corning Incorporated is an innovator in specialty glass, ceramics, and advanced optical products. Since 2006, the company’s Global Energy Management program has contributed to a 31.6 percent gain in energy productivity valued at more than $570 million. Key 2020 accomplishments include:

  • Continuing refinement of the company’s sustainability efforts by publishing its first set of public goals, including three environmental specific targets focused on energy, water, and waste management; and further emphasizing Corning’s commitment to increase use of renewable energy extensively from a 2018 baseline.
  • Supporting the ENERGY STAR industrial partner network by sharing energy management best practices and promoting the network to suppliers.
  • Achieving the ENERGY STAR Challenge for Industry at eight manufacturing facilities with energy intensity reductions ranging from 10 to 21 percent.
  • Reaching an audience of 149 million through varied media channels promoting Corning’s partnership with ENERGY STAR, internal energy management activities, and actions that improve Corning’s energy and resource efficiency.
In 2020 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped Americans avoid more than $40 Billion in energy costs

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