Whirlpool: another step for a sustainability manufacturing


Whirlpool Corporation announced plans to build wind turbines to help power its Marion and Ottawa plants in Ohio, a 13.5 million dollar total investment that will build upon the company’s 46 year commitment to advances in sustainable manufacturing. So, collectively, the company will be generating enough clean energy to power more than 2,400 average American homes. whirlpool 25.05«Whirlpool Corporation is proud to be a global leader in sustainable on-site energy generation for manufacturing, and this project is the latest to demonstrate our commitment to sustainable and renewable solutions – said Ron Voglewede, global sustainability director, Whirlpool Corporation – In addition to lowering our operational footprint and costs, we are continuing to optimize and innovate the appliances that are being built in Marion and Ottawa to lower energy and water consumption to help our consumers reduce their environmental footprints, while improving performance.»