A Grocery Store 'GPS' That Cuts Energy Consumption

Contributing writer Cara Miale Goman takes us inside a supermarket in France where a kind of LED-based navigator cuts energy consumption and creates personal shopping maps for customers. Ever feel like your trips to the grocery store are more like an episode of Supermarket Sweep? From the disorienting buzz of the fluorescent lighting to the … [Read more...]

The State of our Sockets: LEDS on the Rise, Incandescents Face Their Demise

Claire Miziolek describes some surprising policy implications for LEDs and incandescents from NEEP's recent Residential Lighting Strategy report. Residential lighting has been one of the longest standing measures in efficiency program portfolios. With such a long history, you may be surprised to hear that it’s a rapidly-evolving space with … [Read more...]

Solar Lighting and LEDs

Lisa Cohn of RealEnergyWriters.com interviews Paul Wickberg, CEO of SOL, a 20-year-old company that has more than a third of the market share for outdoor solar lighting in North America. He discusses trends in solar lighting and describes what's to come in the future. Solar Lighting and LEDs]   … [Read more...]