Kohl's Department Stores, Inc
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - Energy Management
Kohl's Department Stores Inc. is a specialty department store retail chain. Kohl's has demonstrated ongoing dedication to ENERGY STAR since 1998, and in 2019 achieved a 3.9 percent energy intensity reduction across its portfolio of buildings. Key 2019 accomplishments include:
- Certifying 12 department stores as ENERGY STAR for a total of 1,072 stores certified since 2008.
- Improving its portfolio-wide ENERGY STAR score by 1.7 percent over the previous year, from 82 to 84.
- Upgrading lighting fixtures with LEDs at 129 stores, estimated to save 31 million kilowatt hours (kWh) per year, and installing new HVAC technologies at 467 stores.