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Working with the Department of State, Lockheed Martin will deliver energy savings capabilities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and reliance on foreign energy by more than 50 percent for the U.S. Embassy in Managua, Nicaragua. This will save more than $36 million in utility expenses through the installation of 1 megawatt of solar photovoltaic generation, lighting upgrades and controls, chiller plant upgrades, building automation system optimization and transformer upgrades. On-site energy generation will also increase security and reduce risk of energy cost volatility for the next 25 years.
“Lockheed Martin provides comprehensive energy services to utilities, commercial and government customers,” said Roger Flanagan, director of Energy Solutions for Lockheed Martin’s Information Systems & Global Solutions. “Our mission-focused management approach, international experience and security expertise will give the Nicaraguan Embassy the necessary capabilities to meet its energy and sustainability goals.”
The contract is a task order under the Department of Energy’s Energy Savings Performance Contracts (ESPC) indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity vehicle that allows federal agencies to accomplish energy savings projects without up-front capital costs. Instead, upgrades are financed through third-party loans that are paid back from the savings realized by the energy efficiency projects.
Lockheed Martin takes a comprehensive approach to solving global energy and climate challenges, delivering solutions in the areas of energy efficiency, smart energy management, alternative power generation and climate monitoring. The company brings high-level capabilities in complex systems integration, project management, information technology, cyber security, and advanced manufacturing techniques to help address these challenges.
Going green. It’s in the news every day. And Lockheed Martin is helping federal, state and regional energy organizations, utilities and businesses do just that.
- Working with the Department of State, Lockheed Martin will deliver energy savings capabilities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and reliance on foreign energy by more than 50 percent for the U.S. Embassy in Managua, Nicaragua.
- The work will save more than $36 million in utility expenses.