Dallas, TX, June 13, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Texal Energy, a national leader in LED light solutions, has completed an LED light retrofit for American Airline’s 1.4 million square foot parking garage. Undertaken as part of the airline’s cost savings initiative, Texal Energy worked closely with American Airlines through the entire retrofit process to support their specific needs including scope development, product specification, budgeting, and incentive procurement.
As one of the largest LED parking garage makeovers in the airline industry, over 1,500 older metal halide fixtures were replaced with energy efficient LED Garage Lights. The new fixtures feature cutting-edge technology, including an advanced LED low glare optical system and unique thermal management system for long life and excellent performance.
The completed project has numerous benefits for the airline including reduced energy and maintenance costs, along with improved safety. The new retrofit will produce an annual reduction in over 1.6 million kilowatt hours (kWh) and $174,000 initial return on investment. The entire project is expected to produce over $2.5 million in lifetime energy savings.
About Texal Energy, LLC
Texal Energy is a comprehensive energy consulting firm that provides energy management, renewable power development and regulatory support services to utilities, consumers and power developers. Specializing in the commercial and industrial sectors, its experienced team of professional engineers, certified energy managers, technologists and greenhouse gas specialists helps clients manage costs and increase energy efficiency. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, our experience in energy efficiency, demand side management, and renewable energy powers significant, positive change for its clients worldwide. For more information, visit texalenergy.com.
About American Airlines
American Airlines Group is the holding company for American Airlines and US Airways. Together with regional partners, operating as American Eagle and US Airways Express, the airlines operate an average of nearly 6,700 flights per day to nearly 350 destinations in more than 50 countries. American is a founding member of the oneworld alliance, whose members and members-elect serve nearly 1,000 destinations with 14,250 daily flights to 150 countries. For more information, visit www.aa.com.