SCHAUMBURG, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 12, 2018--
Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc. is proud to announce that its
subsidiary GBC Metals, LLC doing business as Olin Brass received the
2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award for its
outstanding efforts in Energy Management. Olin Brass’s accomplishments
were recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S.
Department of Energy at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. on April 20, 2018.
“For the second year in a row, Olin Brass is honored to receive the
Energy Star Partner of the Year award. The Olin Brass energy
conservation journey began in 2011. By following the ENERGY STAR program
guidelines, Olin Brass has saved over $6 Million and 367,000 MMBTU’s.
This award highlights the continued effort of our team’s focus to reduce
our environmental footprint and increase our energy efficiency. To not
only sustain the 2016 achievement, but show year over year improvement
in 2017 is a remarkable accomplishment,” said Dale Taylor, President,
“The 2018 ENERGY STAR Partners of the Year have demonstrated real
leadership, showing how American families and businesses can save
energy, save money, and reduce air emissions,” said Bill Wehrum, EPA
Assistant Administrator for Air and Radiation.
In 2016 alone, ENERGY STAR certified products, homes, buildings, and
plants helped Americans save over $30 billion in energy costs and
approximately 400 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity and while
achieving broad emissions reductions.
For a complete list of 2018 winners and more information about ENERGY
STAR’s awards program, visit www.energystar.gov/awardwinners.
About Global Brass and Copper
Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc. is a leading, value-added
converter, fabricator, processor, and distributor of specialized
non-ferrous products in North America. We engage in metal melting and
casting, rolling, drawing, extruding, welding, stamping, and coating to
fabricate finished and semi-finished alloy products from processed
scrap, virgin metals, and other refined metals. Our products include a
wide range of sheet, strip, foil, rod, tube, painted and fabricated
metal component products. Our products are used in a variety of
applications across diversified markets, including the building and
housing, munitions, automotive, transportation, coinage,
electronics/electrical components, industrial machinery and equipment
and general consumer markets.
About ENERGY STAR
ENERGY STAR® is the simple choice for energy efficiency. For
over 25 years, EPA’s ENERGY STAR program has been America’s resource for
saving energy and protecting the environment. Join the millions already
making a difference at energystar.gov.
More background information about ENERGY STAR can be found at energystar.gov/about
Thousands of industrial, commercial, utility, state, and local
organizations—including more than 40 percent of the Fortune 500®—rely on
their partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to
deliver cost-saving energy efficiency solutions. Together, since 1992,
ENERGY STAR and its partners have helped save American families and
businesses over $450 billion and over 3.5 trillion kilowatt-hours of
electricity while also achieving broad emissions reductions—all through
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V.P. Marketing & International