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Dayton Power and Light Grants Dayton Children's Hospital More Than $280,000 in Energy Efficiency Rebates


Energy efficient initiatives positively impact the environment and
reduce hospital's energy usage

The Dayton Power and Light Company (DP&L), a subsidiary of The AES
Corporation (NYSE:AES), today is recognizing Dayton Children's for
earning $283,393 in rebates through energy-saving measures that are
improving the environment and saving on energy costs. The efforts are
part of a broader corporate energy efficiency project based on new
construction at the Dayton Children's main campus and south campus in

Specific Programs and Energy Savings, include:

Main Campus Patient Tower


  • The interior lighting system is predominantly ceiling recessed and
    suspended LED fixtures; energy-saving measures were used to maximize
  • Occupancy sensors were placed throughout the facility.
  • Installation of LED exterior lighting.
  • The interior and exterior lighting savings accounts for 36% of the
    campus electricity savings.


  • Installation of Geothermal technologies for heating and cooling.
  • The geothermal design allows for a very efficient operation system
    which accounts for 40% of the savings.

South Campus

  • The interior lighting system is a combination of ceiling recessed and
    suspended LED fixtures. Exterior lighting is also all LED.
    Energy-saving measures were used to maximize efficiency.
  • Overall, efficient lighting accounts for 28% of the campus electricity

As a result of these energy efficiency new construction projects, Dayton
Children's is expected to save more than 2 million kWh annually which
accounts for a yearly cost savings of $184,685.

"Like DP&L, Dayton Children's Hospital works around the clock to serve
our community. DP&L is proud to partner with their management and
facilities team in helping them meet their energy efficiency goals and
recognize the achievement of more than a quarter of a million dollars in
total energy rebates," said DP&L President and CEO Craig Jackson. "As
Dayton Children's expands in the region, they are making the commitment
across their facilities to install efficient systems for long-term
reduction in energy usage and cost."

"Being good stewards of our resources is important to us," says Deborah
Feldman, president and CEO of Dayton Children's Hospital. "We want to
take care of the community we live in and serve as well as the world our
children will inherit."

For more information about DP&L's energy efficiency rebates for
businesses, visit
our website
or email a program manager at

About The Dayton Power and Light Company and AES

The Dayton Power and Light Company is the principal subsidiary of DPL
Inc. (DPL), a regional energy provider and an AES company. DPL's
significant subsidiaries include The Dayton Power and Light Company, AES
Ohio Generation, LLC (AES Ohio Gen), Miami Valley Insurance Company
(MVIC), and Miami Valley Lighting, LLC (MVLt). The Dayton Power and
Light Company, a regulated electric utility, provides service to over
520,000 customers in West Central Ohio; MVIC, a captive insurance
company, provides insurance services to DPL and its subsidiaries, and
MVLt maintains outdoor lighting to governments and businesses. AES Ohio
Gen co-owns merchant generation facilities. For more information about
the company, please visit
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The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) is a Fortune 500 global power
company. We provide affordable, sustainable energy to 15 countries
through our diverse portfolio of distribution businesses as well as
thermal and renewable generation facilities. Our workforce is committed
to operational excellence and meeting the world's changing power
needs. Our 2017 revenues were $11 billion and we own and manage $33
billion in total assets. To learn more, please visit
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About Dayton Children's

One of only 45 independent freestanding children's hospitals in the
country, Dayton Children's is the region's only medical facility
dedicated to children. Accredited by The Joint Commission and serving 20
Ohio counties and eastern Indiana, the experts at Dayton Children's care
for more than 320,000 children each year. Consistently recognized as one
of the country's best and most cost-effective pediatric hospitals,
Dayton Children's is home to the Wright State University Boonshoft
School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and together with the
United States Air Force shares the nation's only civilian-military
integrated pediatric training program. For more children's health and
safety information, visit our web site at

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