JUNO BEACH, Florida., January 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, NextEra Energy Resources announced that JPMorgan Chase has started using its Optos software platform to help the global financial services company optimize its energy consumption and reduce its carbon footprint.
Optos is an end-to-end energy management solution that uses artificial intelligence and blockchain technology to help companies identify their carbon footprint and provide real-time and forecast data to match their energy demand with clean energy resources available on the market. It leverages data from an industry-leading renewable energy fleet owned and operated by NextEra Energy Resources.
“We are delighted to help JPMorgan Chase achieve its substantial energy conservation and decarbonization goals,” said John Ketchum, President and CEO of NextEra Energy Resources, the world’s largest producer of renewable energy from wind and solar. “With the Optos software platform, NextEra Energy Resources has found a way to leverage its industry-leading expertise in renewable energy and provide our customers with a data-driven decision-making tool.”
“We are committed to using cutting-edge technology, including artificial intelligence and blockchain technology, to better manage our energy consumption across our global portfolio and match it in real time with clean energy resources,” said Alec Saltikoff, Head of Sustainability and Energy for JPMorgan Chase’s Global Real Estate Group.
JPMorgan Chase has set a number of targets to drive progress in operational sustainability, including committing to reduce its Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030. The company continues to support the development of renewable energies renewables, including installing on-site renewable energy systems and executing long-term renewable energy supply contracts and has set a target for these solutions to account for 70% or more of its renewable energy supply of here 2025.
As part of its work with JPMorgan Chase, NextEra Analytics, a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources, will contract with ClearTrace, a leading energy tracking and carbon accounting software company, to provide a continuous record of every transaction. energy, documenting JPMorgan Chase’s progress toward meeting its sustainability goals.
JPMorgan Chase is committed to facilitating the transition to a low carbon world. The company strives to promote a sustainable and inclusive economy by implementing carbon reduction targets for the oil and gas, electric power and automobile manufacturing sectors, and aimed at financing and facilitating $2.5 trillion in sustainable development more than ten years.
NextEra Energy Resources
NextEra Energy Resources, LLC (together with its affiliated entities, “NextEra Energy Resources”) is a clean energy leader and one of the largest wholesale power generators in the United States, with approximately 23,900 megawatts of capacity of total net production, mainly in 38 states and Canada at the end of 2020. NextEra Energy Resources, together with its affiliated entities, is the world’s largest producer of renewable energy from wind and solar on a 2020 megawatt-hour basis produced on a net generation basis, and a world leader in battery storage. The company operates clean, emission-free nuclear power generation facilities in New Hampshire and Wisconsin as part of NextEra Energy’s nuclear fleet. NextEra Energy Resources, LLC is a subsidiary of Juno Beach, FloridaNextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE). For more information, visit www.NextEraEnergyResources.com.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading financial services company based in The United States of America (“US”), with operations worldwide. JPMorgan Chase had $3.8 trillion in assets and $286.4 billion in equity at June 30, 2021. The company is a leader in investment banking, personal and small business financial services, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management. Under the JP Morgan and Chase brands, the company serves millions of customers in the United States and many of the world’s largest businesses, institutions and governments. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com.
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