Tag Archives: Retrofit

Effective Lighting Retrofit is a Team Process

When you’re considering having an energy efficient lighting retrofit for your business, one aspect you should always consider is the team involved in deciding what is needed for the process. Maintenance will have a completely different set of qualifications than the safety director and both of them will differ from what your sales team will Read more…

Reduce Overhead and Maintain Quality with Energy Efficient Lighting

When you need to reduce your company’s overhead without sacrificing quality, an energy efficient lighting retrofit is a great option to consider. With a fast pay back time, enhanced light quality and visual comfort, utility savings of up to 65% and reduced maintenance, it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement. But before you write Read more…

Lighting Retrofit Returns Take Time, Don’t Celebrate Too Soon

When you’re trying to save your company money, energy efficient lighting retrofits provide a great opportunity by helping you cut your overhead costs while improve the quality of your lighting. With dramatic savings of up to 65% of your current costs coupled with a fast time to recoup your investment, usually between half to two years, your business will Read more…

Review Lighting Retrofit Proposals to Avoid Costly Mistakes

Lighting retrofits provide unprecedented opportunities to cut your operating costs while improving the quality of light in your business. With energy savings of up to 65%, fast payback times from six months to two years, lower maintenance and lower cooling costs, it’s hard to see a bad side to an energy-efficient LED lighting retrofit. But all Read more…

2015 Energy Exchange – Taking Energy Retrofits Further

As government agencies are under ever increasing pressure to use energy retrofits as both a source of improved energy efficiency and lower budgets, agency heads are pursuing more comprehensive improvements to energy use and sustainable operations. The push to net zero energy is on, especially for projects that use retrofits to improve usage of existing Read more…

Upcoming CMI Conference in October 2015

RTS will be attending the Construction and Maintenance Institute for Criminal Justice Agencies (CMI) Conference this coming October 12th through the 15th. The Construction and Maintenance Institute (CMI) is a non-profit organization of employees and private employed professionals who work in the correctional field. The organization is dedicated as a clearinghouse for information related to prison Read more…

Power of Energy Efficiency and Industrial Lighting Retrofit

At the 2015 Energy Efficiency Forum, government and private industry officials began to determine the policies, business models and technologies the country will be pursuing. The event, which was sponsored by the US Energy Association and Johnson Controls, focused on several areas of interest to green technology interests around the world. All of this impacts Read more…

NMSU sees big savings so far thanks to energy performance contract

By: Adriana M. Chavez, 575-646-1957, adchavez@nmsu.edu Just 10 months into an energy performance contract between New Mexico State University and energy services company Ameresco, the university has seen big savings so far in its utility bills. NMSU Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing director Patrick Chavez said so far, the campus has seen about 17 percent in Read more…

Falling for “Bargain” Commercial Lighting Products Can Wipe Out Retrofit Savings

As new technological advances make it easier to go green, more and more businesses are waking up to the potential found in energy efficient LED lighting retrofits. With an unprecedented opportunity to cut operating costs and improve lighting quality, benefits of this type of retrofit include dramatic savings of up to 65%, a quick pay Read more…