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Energy Efficient Lighting for Business Guide Government Tax Incentives Rebates
Energy Efficient Lighting for Businesses Guide

If you’re looking for help upgrading your business to energy efficient lighting, we’ve got good news for you—there are a number of government-funded energy efficiency incentives and LED light bulb rebates available to you. Finding the right government incentives for energy-saving technologies for your business is a daunting task. There’s a lot of information to read, a lot of products to sift through, and some confusing language to decipher if you aren’t well-versed in the terminology. Searching out reliefs, trusts, tax credits, or other funding that applies to your business—as well as the equipment that qualifies—may seem like more trouble

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Energy Efficient Lighting for Businesses Guide

When it comes to embracing new technology, businesses owners often feel hesitant to take the plunge and upgrade. Sometimes, there are good reasons to be reluctant: There are myriad reasons to stick with your current set up, especially when you’re happy with what you have and you don’t feel a pressing need to make a change. However, with LED lighting upgrades, making the switch isn’t so much a matter of if you’ll change, but when. We’ve already looked at why you should switch, but now we will answer when you should upgrade your business to LED lighting. Option 1: Upgrading

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Energy Efficient Lighting for Business Guide
Bright IdeasEnergy Efficient Lighting for Businesses Guide

Most commercial buildings waste an average of 30% of the energy they use. Whether you’re building a new business or are looking for ways to reduce your existing business’s energy consumption, installing or upgrading to energy efficient lighting and integrating other smart solutions is one of the most effective ways to lower your carbon footprint and your energy costs. LED lights offer a number of advantages for businesses, including: Businesses of all sizes in any industry can benefit from energy efficient lighting, including offices, retail stores, restaurants, and warehouses. These benefits are especially advantageous for businesses where lighting is used

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how to reduce commercial energy consumption with efficient lighting
Energy Efficient Lighting for Businesses Guide

LED lighting has been in the news and at the forefront of the lighting industry for some time now. You’ve likely debated the pros and cons of upgrading your current interior lighting design, or made a mental note to look into it later. You may even be sceptical about the benefits of commercial LED lighting and have stockpiled old lightbulbs to avoid making the switch—why should you switch your business over to LEDs when incandescents, fluorescents or halogens have been doing the job just fine? In this guide, we’ll illuminate the realities and possibilities energy efficient lighting design, and the

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how to reduce commercial energy consumption with efficient lighting
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Operating a business is expensive, especially overhead expenses like rent, repairs, and utilities. Thankfully, there are ways to cut back. Most commercial buildings waste an average of 30% of the energy they use, which makes reducing your energy consumption one of the most effective ways to lower your business’s operating costs (and its impact on the environment). There are several fronts you can tackle this from, starting with lighting. Let’s take a closer look: Bright Ideas Adjusting your company’s lighting design is one of the easier ways to improve your bottom line and reduce energy consumption. There are a few

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ultimate guide led lights advantages of leds
Ultimate LED Guide

LEDs offer several advantages over traditional light bulbs, building on the best parts of their predecessors while leaving their inefficiencies behind. Here’s what LEDs have to offer and what makes them so beneficial: 1. Long life The components of an LED and the way that they generate light significantly extend the lifespan of these bulbs. Where other bulbs’ lifespans are shortened through both proper and improper usage, the LED bulb’s low heat levels, durability, and energy efficiency make it possible for it to outlast other types of bulbs by thousands of hours. Typically, the important parts of a light bulb,

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quick guide switching energy efficient office lighting leds
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Change can be difficult, especially on a large scale and when you’re embracing a new technology you might be unfamiliar with. We’re here to help! We’ve already looked at why your office should make the switch to LEDs, and now we’re going to help you figure out exactly how your office can make the switch to energy efficient office lighting. A Brief Overview of the Benefits of Switching to LEDs You may already be aware of all the benefits upgrading to LEDs can offer your office, but let’s take a quick look at the most important advantages in case you

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how the right lighting can save you money
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If you haven’t shopped for new light bulbs in a while, you might not be familiar with the advances that have been made in lighting technology and how they can benefit you – and your bottom line. On average, lighting accounts for 18% of household expenses, so finding the right lighting solution for your home or office can have a significant impact on your finances. Whether you’re replacing a blown bulb or upgrading to energy efficient lighting, there are a couple of things that you need to look for in a new bulb: Efficiency Lifespan Heat output There are also

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led edison bulbs vintage style energy efficiency
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Carbon filament bulbs have a loosely coiled filament that offers a unique, vintage look that is ideal for exposed-bulb fixtures. They’re a popular lighting design choice for both home and commercial use – check out our Design Trends post to find out why. If you love the antique look of an Edison bulb but worry about electricity usage, we’ve got good news. LED technology has advanced so far that you can now have the unique vintage style and warm glow of carbon filament bulbs without the cost of operating a traditional incandescent bulb. Let’s take a closer look. An Illuminating

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what big box stores wont tell you about led lights
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You’ve probably heard a lot about light emitting diodes (LEDs) in recent years, and you may be wondering what all the fuss is about. LED technology is constantly evolving and improving, offering customers more and better options, but it can be hard to keep up with all the changes. Before you make the switch to LEDs, there are a few things you should know. We’ve asked our resident experts a few questions to shed some light on the things big box stores won’t tell you about LEDs. Why are LEDs more expensive? LEDs actually aren’t any more expensive than other

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