Posts Tagged ‘LED’


Efficiency of LED’s Jumps Nearly 50% Since 2012

Posted on November 6th, 2014 by

Efficiency of LED’s Jumps Nearly 50% Since 2012 According to a report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), light-emitting diode (LED) light bulbs have[...]

LED Troffer Conversion Kit Cuts Energy Costs in Offices, Classrooms and More

Posted on March 19th, 2014 by

An LED conversion kit was released i February which allows building owners and lighting professionals to convert linear, fluorescent troffer lighting to energy-efficient, long-lasting LED[...]

Scientists Develop First Single-Molecule LED

Posted on February 4th, 2014 by

Scientists Develop First Single-Molecule LED The ultimate obstacle in miniaturizing light emitting diodes has now been overcome as a team led by the institute de[...]
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Westminster’s Effort to Become Green

Posted on April 11th, 2013 by

Energy management has been a high priority for the City of Westminster. Both the City Council and Staff are always striving towards an energy efficient[...]

Energy Department Invests $7 Million in Energy-Efficient Lighting Projects

Posted on July 10th, 2012 by

  Last month the U.S. Energy Department announced that it would be investing $7 million in three energy-efficient lighting projects as part of its effort[...]

The Empire State Building Gets a Lighting Retrofit

Posted on May 21st, 2012 by

Lighting one of the most iconic skyscrapers in the world is about to become a lot more energy efficient. With the installation of nearly 1,200[...]

Walgreens To Lower Energy Use 20% By 2020

Posted on January 3rd, 2012 by

Jamie Meyers, a Sustainability Manager for Walgreens, discusses the reasoning behind signing up for the Better Buildings Challenge. The company has agreed to lower their[...]

LED Lighting: What Makes A Manufacturer Reputable

Posted on October 24th, 2011 by

Ben lack: Energy efficiency is a hot topic right now and for companies who are looking to try to lower their operational costs and there’s[...]

How the LED Industry Will Revitalize American Manufacturing

Posted on September 29th, 2011 by

LEDs have become a common household name.  People understand the basics, how they can save money, time and most importantly energy! What most people do[...]

The Blinding Cost of Street Lighting When Purchase Decisions Are Improperly Managed

Posted on September 1st, 2011 by

Have you ever thought what our physical environment would look like without the benefit of street lighting?  This seemingly mundane piece of engineering is taken[...]

What if the light bulb produced more than light?

Posted on August 5th, 2011 by

Talk about a light bulb moment. A professor of engineering at Edinburgh University recently demonstrated for the first time to a wide audience his technology[...]

Denver: From the brown cloud to the green light

Posted on July 25th, 2011 by

When it comes to the green energy race, it’s not over until it’s over. Just look at the city of Denver. For years the Mile[...]
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GridPoint Announces Release of The GridPoint Energy Manager Platform

Posted on June 28th, 2011 by

GridPoint Announces Release of GridPoint Energy Manager Platform, DOE funds $7.5M in Research for better Wind Turbine Drivetrains and the city of Weston, Florida installing LED's to save more than $250K each year in lighting related costs

Less Lumens = More Light?

Posted on May 27th, 2011 by

Why is a LED bulb able to produce more light using less lumens than its traditional counterpart? Although a LED bulb creates less lumens than[...]

Sweden’s Wind Power Capacity Set To Increase

Posted on May 13th, 2011 by

Sweden's Wind Power Capacity Set To Increase, the U.S.'s first net-zero energy bank opens in Florida and details about how a city in Ohio is becoming more energy efficient.