Brightcore Executes Sustainability Project with Party City to Drive 65% Reduction in Energy Demand
Updated: Dec 14, 2020
Amscan/Party City reduces Carbon Footprint by over 2000 metric tons CO2e
ARMONK, N.Y. … December 16, 2020...Brightcore Energy, a leading provider of end-to-end clean energy solutions to the commercial and institutional (“C&I”) market, announced their selection by Amscan/Party City, a leading national party retailer, for the distribution warehouse located in Chester, NY.
The large 847,000 sq.ft. facility project includes a complete lighting and controls upgrade of all office, warehouse, parking lot and perimeter locations. The chart below clearly paints the picture; a dramatic 65% annual energy reduction delivering both improved aesthetics and financial performance.
“Brightcore is very proud to partner with Amscan to drive both cost savings and sustainability impact,” said Mike Richter, President of Brightcore Energy. “We are ecstatic that this project delivers such a valuable outcome in a relatively short period of time.”
Tim Gerigk, Energy Manager at Party City, added, “We are extremely focused on energy efficiency and sustainability and thank Brightcore Energy for working to provide the best fitting, top-line technology, which ultimately helps to improve our operational bottom line. Through our partnership with Brightcore, we will save substantially in energy and maintenance costs as we remain committed to both our community and our shareholders during this time.”
“Brightcore collaborated seamlessly with our team to meet our needs for aesthetics, visibility, and operator safety, which has created a better and more efficient warehouse for our employees that is also more environmentally friendly,” said Darran Prince, Operations Manager at the Amscan Chester.
Pictured below: On the left is before and on the right is after the project.
About Brightcore Energy
Armonk, N.Y.-based Brightcore Energy is a provider of end-to-end clean energy solutions to the commercial and institutional market, including commercial and community solar, LED Lighting, high-efficiency renewable heating and cooling (geothermal), electric vehicle (EV) charging and battery storage. Brightcore Energy accelerates the deployment of proven energy-efficiency and renewable energy technologies through its innovative Efficiency-as-a-Service (EaaS) model that requires no capital investment and provides for immediate operating cost savings, making it affordable and seamless for businesses and institutional buildings to quickly and easily transition their legacy energy platforms to significantly more efficient ones.
Customers include, among others, Madison Square Garden, Citi Field, Montefiore Health System, Brookfield Properties, SL Green, LAZ Parking and numerous public and private educational institutions.