Fairmont Buys 10% Renewable Energy
The 415-room Fairmont Hotel in Washington, D.C. has signed a three-year contract with Pepco Energy Services for over 3 million kWh of electricity generated from renewable resources. Beginning in March 2007, ten percent of The Fairmont’s the energy will come from wind farms located in the Mid-Atlantic region.
Pepco Energy Services currently supplies 100 percent renewable resources to the Statue of Liberty on Liberty Island and the Ellis Island Immigration Museum on Ellis Island, as well as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Headquarters, located in Washington, D.C.
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