Energy Efficiency

Some Bright Ideas for Saving Money, Living Better and Helping the Planet

August 19th, 2010 | Posted in Blog | No Comments

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Based in the land of sunshine, where no one seems to actually worry about light, perhaps it is ironic that one Florida-based company is finding a way to integrate energy efficiency and cost savings via a home’s lighting. In difficult economic times, people are always looking for ways | Read More

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New Life for Old Fixtures

July 21st, 2010 | Posted in Blog | 4 Comments

As the range for lighting options expands, compact fluorescent bulbs are contending directly with LED technology to become the number one resource of home environment energy-efficient lighting. Developers who focus on lighting design work will have to expand their technology to adapt to the continued development of lighting options. In an interview with The New | Read More

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Building Efficiency: It Will Cost You To Wait

June 21st, 2010 | Posted in Blog | 1 Comment

In efforts to make buildings greener, understanding the basic interactions between lighting and energy efficiency is at the heart of the process. Commercial building managers are taking on the task of developing a more holistic understanding of lighting and how upgrades like retrofits, smart controls and management systems bring swift returns on investments as well | Read More

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Chief Greening Officer Seeks Energy Efficient Lighting

June 16th, 2010 | Posted in Blog | 3 Comments

The U.S. General Services Administration has appointed Eleni Reed to become the first chief greening officer for the agency and lead efforts to make government buildings greener. The GSA established the position earlier this year to accelerate President Obama’s federal sustainability agenda. The agency was responding to the president’s executive order that called for federal | Read More

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