EPA Announces Most Energy-Efficient Manufacturing Plants of 2021
Industries prevented more than 5 million metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions.
March 15, 2022
WASHINGTON (March 15, 2022) – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that 93 U.S. manufacturing plants earned the agency’s ENERGY STAR certification in 2021. ENERGY STAR certified plants are verified to be among the most energy-efficient plants within their industries. Together, they prevented more than 5 million metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions from the industrial sector, which is responsible for nearly a third of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.