Volume 84 Issue 41 | pp. 28-29
Issue Date: October 9, 2006

Big Savings Through Efficiency

Dow is midway through a 20-year efficiency program that aims to cut energy use in half by 2015
Department: Government & Policy | Collection: Sustainability

Between now and 2015, Dow Chemical plans to reduce its global energy consumption by 25%. These planned cuts come on top of a path the company has taken over the past decade in which Dow has reduced its energy consumption by 22%. The end result will be a reduction of half the company's energy consumption in 20 years, Dow executives point out.

These gains figure in production growth and are measured in energy used . . .

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