JetBlue announced today their acceleration of their commitment to sustainability, including significant upgrades to T5, provided by Brightcore.
"Additionally, JetBlue is making significant updates to T5 by upgrading the entire terminal to LED lighting solutions provided by Brightcore Energy, a premier provider of turn-key energy efficiency projects from lighting to solar, renewable heating & cooling, EV chargers, and battery storage," they stated in the release. "The T5 upgrades will reduce JetBlue’s lighting-related energy use by approximately 66 percent, based on current usage. The project will have a significant impact, saving more than 2.1 million kWh annually, while improving aesthetics, lowering energy costs and reducing the terminal’s carbon footprint."
Brightcore President Mike Richter said, "We are thrilled to work with Jetblue to upgrade over 7500 lights to high efficiency LED fixtures in Terminal 5 at JFK airport. Given their commitment to excellence, it is no surprise that they are leading the way in both passenger experience and efforts to reduce their carbon footprint."
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