Olin Brass energy conservation achievements showcased in Illinois Business Journal

Ongoing energy conservation efforts at the Olin Brass mill are generating considerable positive publicity even as they continue to cut electricity usage at the East Alton facility.

The latest example appears in the October 2015 issue of the Illinois Business Journal and an in-depth feature article about, a highly successful energy efficiency program offered by downstate Illinois gas and electric utility company Ameren Illinois.

Calling Olin Brass the program’s “biggest winner,” the article details how participation in helped the mill reduce electrical usage by over 14 million kWh, saving nearly $1 million and earning the ENERGY STAR® Challenge for Industry designation from the U.S. EPA.

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