The Center for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability (CEES)

Sharing Expertise and Facilitating Progress

Launched in April 2010, the Center for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability (CEES) was created by Ingersoll Rand to further drive energy efficiency and sustainability into our innovation pipeline, manufacturing operations and employee education initiatives. We believe that premier performance and enduring results will come from addressing urgent global social and environmental challenges in a way that’s valuable to our customers.

About CEES

Priorities for Environmental Progress - Sharing Insights and Fresh Ideas That Bring Sustainable Change
At the Center for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability (CEES) at Ingersoll Rand, we understand the challenges our communities face in an increasingly energy and carbon constrained world. By creating an open dialogue among stakeholders and opinion leaders, we will better understand how to reduce our own carbon footprint while helping our customers meet their toughest environmental challenges. To do this, we focus on technologies, policies, and behaviors that affect our company and our customers.

Ingersoll Rand On Corporate Responsibility Magazine's 100 Best Corporate Citizens List
Inclusion on the list is based on disclosure and performance in seven key areas: climate change, employee relations, environmental, financial, governance, human rights, and philanthropy. The company's attention to sustainability issues and solutions has propelled its leadership role in this area.

Meet the CEES Team
Our staff brings the CEES mission to life through product and service innovation, education, and environmentally-excellent operations. We create partnerships with educational groups to fund and share research. Through internal education and training programs, we're helping to make sustainability and energy efficiency a priority for every Ingersoll Rand employee.

Meet the CEES Advisory Council on Sustainability
Our council members are global thought leaders in the areas of sustainability leadership and infrastructure development, as well as energy policy and technology. Bringing their considerable knowledge to the table, their expertise helps us understand critical issues and apply that learning to our strategy. The end result is more innovative products and solutions, and a less impactful operational footprint.

Environmental Initiatives

Using Expertise, Dialogue, and Dedication
Ingersoll Rand advances global and national environmental actions via its unprecedented CEES initiative. This team of product experts and industry thought-leaders provides integrated education, advocacy and diverse solutions for the building construction industry, policy-makers and consumers.

Read CEES Overview (PDF)