Oshkosh Corporation Named 2016 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award Winner
Oshkosh Corporation has been honored as one of the 2016 Focus on Energy Excellence In Energy Efficiency Award winners. This award was presented by Focus on Energy, Wisconsin utilities' statewide energy efficiency and renewable resource program funded by the state's investor-owned energy utilities and participating municipal and electric cooperative utilities. Oshkosh is only one of 14 companies in the state of Wisconsin to win this award.
“We are humbled to be named as one of the 2016 award winners,” said Kevin Tubbs, Oshkosh Corporation Senior Director of Sustainability & Environmental Affairs. “Around our organization, building awareness about energy consumption and challenging our team members to reduce their energy consumption has helped create an environment of continuous improvement.”
Oshkosh was chosen for the award based on the factors: participating in Strategic Energy Management (SEM), devoting personnel and resources to energy reduction and sustainability affairs, communicating with team members about sustainability applications for at home and at work and lastly, implementing several energy savings projects. In addition, Oshkosh was awarded for having a plan outlying future vision and initiatives around sustainability and energy savings.
Oshkosh has been working with Focus on Energy since 2003, and has partnered in many projects varying from lighting upgrades, compressed air heat recovery and leak repairs, major HVAC upgrades and more.