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GE’s LED Street Lighting Installation Demonstrates Ongoing Commitment

GE’s LED Street Lighting Installation Demonstrates Ongoing Commitment to Environmental Initiatives by City of Oakland, Calif. Oakland, Calif., is committed to energy efficiency and has been named one of America’s greenest cities. Its decision was natural to upgrade more than 30,000 street lights to GE’s Evolve™ LED Roadway Scalable Cobrahead fixtures —a move that will save this Read more…

GE Launches Next Generation Albeo LED High-Bay Luminaires

GE Lighting has expanded its Albeo light-emitting diode (LED) high-bay lighting portfolio to offer greater efficiency than previous generations and to meet the latest global standards. GE’s Albeo ABH2-Series and ABHG-Series LED Luminaires offer a suitable modular lighting solution for both retrofit and new construction of warehouses, manufacturing facilities, cold storage, sports arenas, convention centres and Read more…

Energy-efficient lighting: navigating the choice of halogen, CFLs and LEDs

In stores all over New Jersey, and probably across America, there is confusion in the lighting aisle. Some are wondering what happened to the 100-watt bulbs, and those who know are faced with far too many choices.  For anyone who missed the news, 100-watt bulbs were phased out a little more than two years ago, Read more…

Port Authority replaces Lincoln Tunnel lighting, touts big energy savings

If the lighting inside the Lincoln Tunnel looks a little different to you, your mind’s not playing tricks on you. In a move that Port Authority says will save $283,000 in energy costs annually, the bistate agency has replaced the lighting in the tunnel with 2,300 energy-efficient LEDlights. “Replacing our bridge and tunnel lighting systems with Read more…

Legislation Killing Indiana’s Successful Energy-Efficiency Program

03.11.2014 “Legislation Killing Indiana’s Successful Energy-Efficiency Program Moves To Governor’s Desk“ Following the lead of the House last week, the Indiana Senate on Monday voted 37-8 to end the state’s popular Energizing Indiana program, which will now head to Gov. Mike Pence for consideration. The Energizing Indiana Program launched two years ago by former governor Mitch Daniels Read more…

Energy Saving Solutions’ Forever LED Lights™ Illuminate Retail Store, GK Fashions

Energy Saving Solutions USA (“ESS” or the “Company”), the creators of the LED with a lifetime guarantee™ is proud to announce that the Company’s guaranteed for life, energy-efficient Forever LED Lights™ are now illuminating the interior and exterior of retail store, GK Fashions, located in Leesburg, FL. With the installation of the lights, GK Fashions’ Read more…

Then there was energy-saving light

The bright light that suddenly shone inside First Presbyterian Church Thursday morning wasn’t a miracle, but it was pretty impressive nonetheless. Bulky fluorescent lighting hanging from the ceiling of the church’s activity room had just been switched out for more compact lights using a third less energy. Businesses and nonprofits interested in applying for the Read more…

N.C. A&T expects big energy, cost savings from Noresco pla

Students at N.C. A&T State University have been able to take part in the energy auditing and planning phases of a $4 million performance contract. Energy services firm Noresco is about to start the construction phase of that contract. After more than two years of preparation, N.C. A&T State University is moving forward on the construction phase of Read more…

San Diego to Save More than a Quarter of a Million Dollars Annually with Lighting Technology

San Diego announced today that it will illuminate its downtown district with GE Lighting’s intelligent lighting system, including LED street lighting, making it the first city in the United States to adopt GE’s LightGrid™ technology. The new system, set to be in place by spring of this year, will offer improved and energy-efficient lighting that Read more…

U.S. Energy Efficiency to Jump — Celebrate It (Op-Ed)

According to the Heritage Foundation, those old, outmoded incandescent bulbs have “become a symbol in the fight for consumer freedom and against unnecessary governmental interference into the lives of the American people.” First of all, it’s worth noting that some incandescent bulbs that meet the new standards will continue to be available, so the Heritage Read more…