Corning, New York
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
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.