Marriott Headquarters, located in Bethesda MD, recently completed a LED retrofit project utilizing state-of-the-art GE Lighting LEDs. The installation has improved lighting quality, enhanced security, and greatly reduced energy consumption. Marriott HQ will now use 860,000 fewer kilowatt hours (kWhs) of electricity and save more than $120,000 annually in energy and maintenance costs.
For Marriott, security and energy savings were top priorities when considering new lighting for their nearly 45 acres of parking and garage space at corporate headquarters. After comprehensive product testing, Marriott chose GE’s family of high-efficiency Evolve™ LED lights.
“We preferred the exceptional output and uniformity of GE’s Evolve LED lighting,” says Jim Young, vice president, corporate facilities for Marriott International, Inc. “GE performed a comprehensive lighting audit of our existing system, provided photometric analysis with 3D renderings of the new system, and forecasted our energy and maintenance savings. GE excelled as both a trusted strategic consultant and solutions provider.”…