Pepco Energy Services announced that it has been awarded a green power supply contract by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). Under a three-year contract, Pepco Energy Services will supply an estimated 27 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of wind energy to the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, operated by the National Park Service. In addition, the company will supply renewable energy for 10% of the needs of 23 GSA-owned and operated facilities in New Jersey, including the Peter Rodino Federal Building in Newark.
Pepco Energy Services also supplies green energy to several other federal government agencies including the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Department of Labor, the Department of Transportation and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Headquarters, located in Washington, D.C.
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