Environmental advocacy group Environment Ohio has released a new study finding that Ohio has more than 1,100 companies in the energy efficiency industry. Of that total, according to the report:

  • At least 52 businesses perform energy audits;
  • At least 78 businesses and community organizations weatherize buildings;
  • At least 109 businesses manufacture energy efficiency products, such as insulation, high quality doors and windows, and Energy Star appliances;
  • At least 215 homebuilders and architecture firms design and construct Energy Star-certified homes;
  • At least 680 stores sell energy efficiency products and appliances.

The executive summary of the report can be found here. And the full report can be found here.