On November 16, 2011, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency Dr. Kathleen Hogan joined us for a live chat on Energy.gov to discuss the role of industrial energy efficiency in strengthening the American economy.
On Wednesday, November 16th, Dr. Kathleen Hogan, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency, discussed industrial energy efficiency on an Energy Matters video livechat.
Dr. Hogan answered questions, submitted by industry professionals and the interested public via email, Facebook and Twitter, on how commercial building efficiency, advanced manufacturing, and corporate partnerships can increase American competitiveness.
The manufacturing industry represents 12 million American jobs and 60 percent of U.S. exports. Energy Department programs like the American Manufacturing Partnership and the Better Buildings, Better Plants create jobs, help companies boost their competitiveness, and strengthen the nation’s economic position.
Watch the full video above and learn more about how companies are improving their industrial and commercial processes.