Constellation to Implement $17M Energy Efficiency Project at Massachusetts Information Technology Center
January 14, 2021
BOSTON — The Massachusetts Division of Capital Management and Maintenance (DCAMM) has selected Constellation, an Exelon company, to implement more than $17 million in energy efficiency improvements at the Massachusetts Information Technology Center (MITC). MITC, located in Chelsea, Mass., is home to several state departments and houses state-operated data center equipment.
Energy conservation measures to be implemented in the four-story, 425,000 square foot facility include LED lighting, a new chiller plant (including cooling tower replacements), air handling units, and energy management systems.
“DCAMM is committed to promoting responsible energy usage in State-owned and operated buildings through the implementation of these creative and innovative measures,” said Carol Gladstone, DCAMM Commissioner. “This strategic investment in the MITC building will help bring the Commonwealth closer to its carbon emissions goals.”
Project construction began in December 2020 and is expected be completed by February 2022.
“Over the last 15 years Constellation has implemented a total of 10 efficiency or renewable projects for DCAMM,” said John Wardle, vice president, Energy Efficiency, Constellation. “We’re proud to continue our track record of implementing sustainability-focused solutions for the agency through our upcoming work at MITC.”
DCAMM is responsible for capital planning, public building construction, facilities management, and real estate services for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To learn more about Constellation’s Energy Efficiency offerings, please visit, constellation.com.
Constellation is a leading competitive retail supplier of power, natural gas and clean energy solutions for homes and businesses across the continental United States. Constellation's family of retail businesses serves approximately 2 million residential, public sector and business customers, including three-fourths of the Fortune 100. Baltimore-based Constellation is a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation (Nasdaq: EXC), the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with 2020 revenues of approximately $33 billion, and more than 30,000 megawatts of owned capacity comprising one of the nation's cleanest and lowest-cost power generation fleets. Learn more at www.constellation.com or on Twitter at @ConstellationEG.
The Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance works with state agencies to create and manage forward-thinking, sustainable buildings to meet the needs of the citizens they serve. DCAMM partners with fellow agencies to help them meet their strategic needs with fiscally responsible building and real estate solutions and supports the growth of the Commonwealth’s economy by actively engaging with private sector partners to make it easier to do business with the Commonwealth.