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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…

South Portland receives two proposals for solar farms on city land

By: Kelley Bouchard bouchard@pressherald.com | @KelleyBouchard | 207-791-6328 SOUTH PORTLAND — The city’s move toward environmental sustainability took a step forward this week when it received two competitive proposals to develop and operate solar farms on municipal properties, including the former landfill off Highland Avenue. The city sought proposals for photovoltaic systems as part of Read more…

GE Lighting expands Lumination DI and RS LED downlight families

GE Lighting has announced extensions to both the Lumination RS and DI series of LED-based downlight products. The RS series is targeted at retrofit scenarios and the new products can easily replace incandescent, halogen, or fluorescent lamps in existing ceiling cans. The DI Series, meanwhile, is based on the GE Infusion modular light engine and Read more…

EYE Lighting energy-efficient Aphos LED luminaires now offered for roadway lighting

EYE Lighting International, a leading manufacturer of luminaires, lamps, controls, and related lighting products, is pleased to announce the availability of Aphos LED Luminaires for roadway lighting applications. Aphos LED roadway luminaires complete the highly versatile family, featuring the Ceiling and Wall mount versions, for both indoor and outdoor applications, including warehouses, parking garages, parking Read more…

Goldwater gets energy-efficient lights, courtesy of federal stimulus

The conservative Goldwater Institute advocacy group in Phoenix has been a vocal critic of the 2009 federal stimulus package. So it’s got to be annoying for their lawyers to know that when they sit at their computers to write legal briefs on President Barack Obama’s failures, they do so with the help of energy-efficient lights Read more…

Revolution Lighting Technologies Enters Into Strategic Distribution Partnership

Partnership Will Expand RVLT’s LED Distribution Into Ganga’s Network of Over 12,000 Hotel, Hospital, Gas Station and Convenience Store Customers Revolution Lighting Technologies, Inc. , a leader in advanced LED lighting solutions, today announced that it has entered into a strategic distribution partnership with Ganga Hospitality Corp. (“Ganga”), a leading provider of equipment and financing Read more…

GE LIGHTING ADDS LED-BASED PLANAR TROFFER WITH DIMMING SUPPORT

GE Lighting has announced the Lumination BR family of LED-based recessed troffers with standard support for dimming and optional network support. Fixtures efficacy ranges from 90 to 102 lm/W based on the product configuration and CCT, with GE offering the solid-state lighting (SSL) luminaires in 1×4-, 2×2-, and 2×4-ft models. GE Lighting adds LED-based planar Read more…

WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY SELECTS ENERGY FOCUS TO PROVIDE LED LIGHTING UPGRADE

Energy Focus, Inc., a leader in LED lighting technologies, today announced Wayne State University, a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution with 29,000 students and 100 buildings comprising over one million square feet, has selected Energy Focus’ tubular LED lighting products to replace its existing T12 fluorescent lighting. “We are proud to be the first university in Michigan Read more…

LED STREET LIGHTING KINDLES INTEREST IN MICHIGAN

There’s been plenty of dark news out of Detroit recently. But one bright spot in the beleaguered city is the ongoing replacement of aging street lights with highly efficient and attractive LED street lights. By July 1 Detroit had installed its 10,000th LED street light, putting it ahead of schedule on a plan for 65,000 new such lights Read more…

Obama to announce energy-efficiency projects, one to improve Detroit municipal lighting system

President Barack Obama this morning announced public and private sector commitments to advance solar energy utilization and energy-efficiency projects, including one hoped to lead to improvements in Detroit’s municipal lighting system. The city was named as one of five nationwide to be served by what the White House is calling a High Performance Outdoor Lighting Accelerator, a Read more…