Partner of the Year
Hexion Inc. is a producer of thermosetting resins, coatings, adhesives, and specialty resins. The company established a strong energy management program using ENERGY STAR guidance and tools that has reduced energy intensity by 28 percent and saved $14 million in energy costs since 2014. Key 2020 accomplishments include:
- Executing 52 energy projects for $2 million in savings in 2020.
- Conducting treasure hunts at 23 sites to identify 131 potential projects that are approved for development.
- Forming a capital fund for projects and extending the required payback level to increase projects under development.
- Expanding employee engagement through enhanced internal communications, training, an upgraded collaboration platform, and expanded metrics.
- Supporting the ENERGY STAR industrial partner network by sharing practical energy management approaches through a virtual plant tour.