Ohio Hospital Association
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - Energy Efficiency Program Delivery
The Ohio Hospital Association (OHA) is a statewide federation of hospitals and health systems. OHA continued its successful and sustained integration of ENERGY STAR® certification, tools, and resources throughout its energy program. Key 2021 accomplishments include:
- Reducing energy use by an average of 2.1%, three times the national average for hospitals.
- Completing 20 hospital ENERGY STAR certifications, the most of any state, including three new certifications.
- Supporting the City of Columbus in the planning and implementation of its energy disclosure law requiring benchmarking in ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager®.
- Highlighting the benefits of ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager and recognizing ENERGY STAR certified hospitals in case studies, newsletters, public meetings, and social media.