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  • Shining the right light on operating costs

    Selecting the most appropriate lighting source and control system is often the single biggest factor in reducing cost and energy performance in business – with 60% savings not uncommon. Getting it right can pay huge dividends, so businesses investing in industrial and commercial lighting systems can benefit from significant environmental and financial cost savings if they pay greater attention ...


    By ENER-G

  • Toro Equipment is going to be in Aquatech Mexico 2017

    Toro Equipment is going to Aquatech México to continue growing in Mexico and in the rest of America Toro Equipment is going to be as exhibitor in this edition of Aquatech México with the aim to continue extending his market along the continent. The great potential of this territory and the numerous references that already ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • Volkswagen Switches on Daylight With Lunera Lighting to Accelerate Energy and Cost Savings

    Lunera® Lighting, Inc., a Silicon Valley company that designs, manufactures, and markets next-generation LED lighting, is pleased to announce that Volkswagen of America has installed its 2200 SERIES of architectural, grid lay-in luminaires and 6400 SERIES of linear, suspended LED fixtures in Volkswagen Group of America's Belmont, Calif. Electronics Research Laboratory (ERL) facility, which ...


  • Energy Efficient Lighting Promises a Considerable Reduction in Power Consumption Costs

    WHEN: 1:00 p.m. EDT on Thursday, April 25, 2013 LOCATION: Online webinar, with complimentary registration SPEAKER: Energy and Environment Industry Analyst Alejandra Lozano Given the increasing focus on reducing energy consumption in North America, building owners and facility managers are looking for ways to manage their energy usage. Because lighting ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Worldwide Energy Finds Lighting Maintenance Can Save on Energy Costs

    It's often overlooked, but proper lighting maintenance is a large part of reducing utility bills, especially for businesses where lighting accounts for an estimated 20 percent of total energy used in commercial buildings. More often than not, many businesses do not have a detailed lighting maintenance policy other than replacing burned-out ...


  • Ardo UK Reduces Annual Lighting-Related Energy Costs by 97% With Digital Lumens Intelligent LED Lighting System

    Digital Lumens today announced that Ardo UK, a leading supplier of high-quality frozen fruit, vegetables and carbohydrates (potato, rice and pasta), has upgraded an 80,000-cubic-meter mobile racking cold storage facility in Kent, England to the Digital Lumens Intelligent ...


  • Deco Lighting Illuminates Bonelli Park with Induction Lighting to Save L.A. County 50% in Energy Costs

    The spectacular and scenic Bonelli Park in San Dimas, California, located 30 miles east of Los Angeles needed new lighting. The 2,000 acre park offers visitors year-round recreational activities, including hiking, bicycling, swimming, horseback riding, boating and camping. Strategic roadways and parking areas throughout the park used antiquated and unattractive cobrahead streetlighting fixtures ...


    By Deco Lighting

  • Silver Beauty Reduces Annual Lighting Costs by 90% With Digital Lumens LED-Based Intelligent Lighting System

    Digital Lumens today announced that Silver Beauty, a Chicago-area company that builds and leases warehouses, has upgraded a 177,413-square foot facility to the Digital Lumens Intelligent Lighting System and is saving 90% on its annual lighting energy costs. The system features wirelessly networked ...


  • Ardo UK Mobile Racking Facility Reduces Annual Lighting-Related Energy Costs by 97% With Digital Lumens Intelligent LED Lighting System

    Digital Lumens today announced that Ardo UK, a leading supplier of high-quality frozen fruit, vegetables and carbohydrates (potato, rice and pasta), has upgraded an 80,000-cubic-meter mobile racking cold storage facility in Kent, England to the Digital Lumens Intelligent Lighting System, saving 97% ...


  • Green light for hydrofracking

    Shale Gas Exploration Now Permitted in the UK CNG Services Ltd welcomes the announcement today that shale gas extraction should be permitted to continue in the UK following investigations into the earthquake risk associated with hydrofracking. With the cost of importing oil and gas increasing, shale gas exploration will be an important step towards security of supply for the UK. Whilst ...


    By CNG Services Limited

  • A New light on Solar Storage

    Solar power continues to make headlines. Intense global competition and a potential crisis of over-supply among producers have seen the industry forced to improvise at many levels to keep it stable and develop new growth opportunities. In Germany, a new incentive program is gaining attention in the market, after the government announced in May this year that they would support ...


    By Germany Trade & Invest

  • First Light house

    Victoria University of Wellington, in New Zealand’s capital city, has been selected as one of 20 university teams to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 – the only entry, ever, from the southern hemisphere. The First Light house is designed not only to operate as a sustainable, energy efficient and high performance building that minimises the environmental ...


    By thinkstep

  • Light dawns for a Cryptosporidium Problem

    atg UV Technology has been awarded a contract by Trant Engineering, for Portsmouth Water. The contract covers supply and installation of UV units for Cryptosporidium inactivation at two water treatment works: Eastergate and Westergate. Both are 20Ml/d borehole works and each site will be provided with fully automatic duty and standby atg UV  UVLX 16800 20 UV ...


    By atg UV Technology

  • Aberdeen In A New Light

    As the depths of winter approach and the temperature fluctuates around freezing, people’s attention is turning to staying warm. But how efficient are some of the buildings in which we live and work at keeping the heat in? Using a thermal imaging camera, Aberdeen inspection specialist Inspectahire has captured the centre of Aberdeen in a multi-colour hue. The camera can detect the thermal or ...

  • ADB to help Philippines save US$100m yearly fuel cost by using energy-efficient lights

    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will fund an energy-efficiency project in the Philippines that will give away 13 million energy-saving lights to homeowners and businesses as part of a government push to cut the nation's power bills. The Project includes savings of about $100 million every year in fuel costs and a deferral of an investment of $450 million in power generation and associated ...


    By Asian Development Bank

  • New NREL Report Shines Light on Installed Costs and Deployment Barriers for Residential Solar PV with Energy Storage

    Researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) are making available the most detailed component and system-level cost breakdowns to date for residential photovoltaic (PV) solar systems equipped with energy storage-and quantifying previously unknown soft costs for the first time. The report, titled  ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • New Eaton Lighting and Load Management System Helps Reduce Energy Consumption and Costs

    Power management company Eaton today announced the launch of the Pow-R-Command™ intelligent panelboard, engineered to help industrial and commercial facilities maximize energy performance. By providing a full range of lighting control, dimming and daylight harvesting capabilities, the new system can reduce heating, ventilation and air conditioning load requirements and lighting energy usage ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Energy Costs Controlled for Commercial Buildings with New Advanced, Integrated Lighting and HVAC Automation System

    Building owners looking for strategies to control costs for the largest consumers of energy in commercial buildings – heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems and lighting – now have a new solution. GE Lighting (NYSE: GE) and Trane, a brand of Ingersoll Rand (NYSE: IR), are announcing a new way for building owners to apply advanced control strategies for lighting, ...


    By Ingersoll-Rand Company

  • Shedding a light on contaminants

    Name a current environmental challenge. Global climate change? Loss of endangered species? What about soil contamination? Soil pollution rarely makes headlines, though it is a prevalent global issue. According to the European Environment Agency, 39 member states in Europe had over 2.5 million contaminated soil sites in 2011. Sharon O’Rourke, researcher at University ...

  • Eaton’s LED solutions allow California facility to save more than 50 percent on exterior lighting costs

    Power management company Eaton today announced that its Cooper Lighting division has provided products and solutions to help Industrial Developments International (IDI), a privately held real estate company with offices across the nation, reduce energy costs at its Jurupa Valley, Calif., facility. By utilizing a range of exterior light-emitting diode (LED) solutions, the company will achieve ...


    By Eaton Corporation

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