Alcoa is the world leader in the production and management of primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum, and alumina combined, through its active and growing participation in all major aspects of the industry. Alcoa serves the aerospace, automotive, packaging, building and construction, commercial transportation, and industrial markets, bringing design, engineering, production, and other capabilities of Alcoa’s businesses to customers. In addition to aluminum products and components, including flat-rolled products, hard alloy extrusions, and forgings, Alcoa also markets Alcoa® wheels, fastening systems, precision and investment castings, and building systems. The Company has been named one of the top most sustainable corporations in the world at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, and has been a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for eight consecutive years. Alcoa has been committed to energy reduction for many years. Joining the “Better Building, Better Plants Challenge” is an opportunity to enhance this priority.
Solution at a Glance: Alcoa Questionnaire Screens Capital Projects for Energy Waste
|25%Reduction in Energy Intensity|
25% Reduction in Portfolio Energy Intensity from a 2005 baseline by 2020. Based on a commitment of 27 plants.
|11%Cumulative (vs. Baseline)|