OSHKOSH, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oshkosh Corporation, (NYSE:OSK), announces today that it 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.
To learn more about the Company’s commitment, please visit www.sustainability.oshkoshcorp.com and view the latest Sustainability Report.
About Oshkosh Corporation
Oshkosh Corporation is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency, military and specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies. Oshkosh Corporation manufactures, distributes and services products under the brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Jerr-Dan®, Frontline™, CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®. Oshkosh products are valued worldwide by rental companies, concrete placement and refuse businesses, fire & emergency departments, municipal and airport services and defense forces, where high quality, superior performance, rugged reliability and long-term value are paramount. For more information, visit www.oshkoshcorporation.com.
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About Focus on Energy
Focus on Energy is 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. Focus on Energy works with eligible Wisconsin residents and businesses to install cost-effective energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. Focus on Energy information, resources and financial incentives help to implement projects that otherwise would not be completed. Its efforts help Wisconsin residents and businesses manage rising energy costs, promote in-state economic development, protect our environment and control Wisconsin's growing demand for electricity and natural gas. For more information call 800.762.7077 or visit focusonenergy.com.
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