Lockheed Martin has been named 2023 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy for the fifth year in a row, earning the distinguished Sustained Excellence Award for the third time.
Each year, the ENERGY STAR program honors businesses and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to protecting the environment through superior energy achievements. ENERGY STAR award winners lead their industries in the production, sale, and adoption of energy-efficient products, homes, buildings, services, and strategies. These efforts are essential to fighting the climate crisis and protecting public health.
- Completion of 78 energy efficiency projects resulting in annual savings of 26 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity and 28,000 million British thermal units, which is equivalent to the carbon sequestered by more than 28,500 acres of U.S. forests in one year.
- Installation of a twenty (20) megawatt single-axis photovoltaic system at our Palmdale, California facility—the largest privately-sited solar project in the local utility’s 50,000 square mile service area.
- Studying electrification opportunities at the corporation’s largest natural gas consuming sites.
- Achieving ENERGY STAR Certification Nation Member status for 6 ENERGY STAR certified buildings totaling 1,288,499 sq. ft. of space; on average ENERGY STAR buildings use 35% less energy than typical buildings.
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