Shriners Hospital for Children — Chicago receives national award for reducing energy consumption
Shriners Hospital for Children - Chicago, a specialty pediatric hospital on Oak Park Avenue just north of Oak Park, is a 2014 winner of the Energy to Care Award from the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (AHSE) of the American Hospital Association. The Energy to Care Award recognizes hospitals that reduced their facility's energy consumption by 10 percent or more. The Chicago Shriners hospital is one of only 11 hospitals nationwide to receive the 2014 award.
The Green Team at Shriners Hospitals for Children-Chicago celebrated America Recycles Day with a desk made entirely of recycled materials.