Industry Accounts for One-Third of Ohio’s Energy Use

Why is the OMA passionate about energy policy? Because manufacturers and other industrial users account for nearly one-third of Ohio’s total energy consumption — including motor fuel and electricity. The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has posted its most recent breakdown of Ohio’s energy consumption. Key facts include:

As stated in the OMA’s Public Policy Competitiveness Agenda, energy policy can enhance — or hinder — Ohio’s ability to attract business investment, stimulate economic growth, and spur job creation. This is especially true in manufacturing. 8/5/2019