||The Dow Chemical Co.
|Size of Company:
||1,000 or more employees; more than $1B in revenue
|Primary Product Line:
||Specialty chemicals, advanced materials, agroscience, and plastic products
|Name of Project:
||Application of Tunable Diode Laser (TDL) technology
||To reduce energy consumption because it was the largest expenditure after worker-related costs
||Yokogawa Corp. TruePeak tunable diode lasers
||The technology is used extensively within the company and has reduced energy consumption and emissions, improved safety, and provided significant savings on fired heaters and ethylene cracking furnace.