YPE html PUBLIC “-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN” “http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd”> Electrification at the John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City continues, most recently at the JetBlue terminal. The New York Power Authority, in partnership with JetBlue and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, completed the installation of 38 electric charging hubs at JetBlue’s terminal. Construction and design work for the electrification project is being handled by AECOM. PosiCharge is the vendor for the charging stations. The Jet Blue charging hubs — with their 118 charging ports — support JetBlue’s conversion of its fleet of 118 baggage tugs and belt loaders to electric power, reducing ground fuel usage by 200,000 gallons a year at JetBlue’s Terminal 5. The JetBlue electrification project follows the 2017 announcement by Governor Cuomo, that Port Authority and JetBlue secured $4 million in funding from the Federal Aviation Administration’s Voluntary Airport Low Emissions (VALE) program to reduce emissions at JFK. The VALE grant, the Port Authority’s first, accounts for 75% of the total $5.3 milli...