Savings at a Glance
By participating in the BGE Energy Solutions for Business program, the National Aquarium in Baltimore was able to use incentives to install energy-efficient light fixtures, LED exit signs and variable frequency water pump drives in its Inner Harbor facility.
Keeping the largest tourist attraction in the state of Maryland running smoothly is a monumental task. When that job also includes protecting the welfare of close to 20,000 animals and accommodating 1.3 million visitors a year, it is no surprise that the National Aquarium is always looking to improve its facilities. With the help of the BGE Smart Energy Savers Program®, the aquarium upgraded much of its interior lighting and installed energy-saving water pump drives to regulate the water levels for the Pier 4 Dolphin Discovery exhibit.
- Longer lasting and more efficient LED lighting in the café atrium means fewer bulb replacements and lower maintenance costs.
- Energy-efficient LED lighting enhances the aquarium experience for visitors.