Wasteful Warehouse Lighting Solved with LEDs

Aug 20, 2010

Warehouses never sleep. Workers are present in many warehouses 24 hours per day causing the company’s electricity bills to sky-rocket. These high electricity costs can be significantly reduced by replacing old inefficient lighting with LED luminaries. Multiple case studies have reported electricity savings of over 60%...

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Car Dealerships Save 65% with LED Lighting

Aug 17, 2010

Driving by car dealerships at night can sometimes make you feel like it’s still daytime. Even after they close, lights shine down on their cars through the wee hours of the night. Although we recognize that most nighttime lighting at dealerships and auto malls is...

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U.S. Naval Base Setting an Environmental Standard

Aug 05, 2010

One of the largest Navy Lighting retrofits has recently been completed at two sites. Port Hueneme and Port Mugu replaced 1,178 lighting fixtures with Lighting Science LED fixtures. (Relumination is proud to offer Lighting Science products to our customers) The retrofit is saving the Navy...

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Parking Lots: Energy Thieves No More

Aug 05, 2010

Parking lots waste a lot of energy! Most everyone has seen the parking lots of retail businesses at 2 A.M. with not a car in sight and lights on at full power. The U.S. Department of Energy conducted case studies at two retail parking lots,...

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LED Retrofit in One of the Largest Public Research Universities

Jul 29, 2010

Arizona State University, home to 80,000 students, faculty, and staff, joined Cree’s LED University earlier this year. The program recognizes universities around the world that have installed LED lighting fixtures on their campuses to save money on energy and maintenance costs and promote sustainability. ASU began...

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Solid State Lighting Outperforms Traditional Fixtures

Jul 27, 2010

Cleantech Approach conducted research in October 2009 comparing solid state lighting to traditional incandescent bulbs, halogen bulbs, compact fluorescent bulbs (CFL), linear fluorescent bulbs (LF), and metal halide bulbs (MF). The sustainable solutions research company took into consideration prices of bulbs, energy costs, performance, bulb...

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LED Fixtures Saving Cities Thousands Annually

Jul 24, 2010

Parking garages are some of the most wasteful structures when it comes to energy. Most parking garage light fixtures are lit 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, consuming over 100 watts of power per fixture. Cities around the world...

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Lighting Facts Bringing Out the Truth in the Label

Jul 16, 2010

Shopping for new lighting products for home or office use can be difficult. Confusing labels and misleading technical information can lead to customers buying the wrong product. This won’t be the case in mid-2011. According to a press release from the Federal Trade Commission, all...

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L-Prize Competition Shaping the Future of Solid-State Lighting

Jul 14, 2010

The United States Department of Energy is rewarding $15 million in cash prizes for lighting manufacturers who can create a solid-state lighting alternative for 60-watt incandescent lamps and PAR38 lamps. Thirty-one companies across the country have partnered with the DOE to assist in testing, selecting,...

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