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JFK Airport Reserves $7.5 M for Energy Efficiency

PANYNJ Authorizes $7.5 Million For Energy Conservation At JFK

Aviation News Today, July 3, 2014

The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey Board of Commissioners authorized $7.5 million for energy conservation improvements at John F. Kennedy International (JFK).

Through the port authority’s Multi-Facility Guaranteed Energy Savings Program, the project will reduce operating expenses by approximately $700,000 per year and yield annual Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions reductions of approximately 2,000 tons of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e), according to a statement from the authority. The port authority’s energy projects currently in construction or completed within the last year are expected to yield approximately 18,000 metric tons reduced GHG emissions.

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