How much money can new lighting save your business?

By Elisa Wood August 24, 2011 Am I average? That’s the question that often hits me when someone quotes an ‘average’ statistic. The ‘average’ business or household seems almost mythological. Few of us fall right on that point on the line. The same is true when it comes to often quoted energy efficiency savings statistics. For example, the US … [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...]

Little-Known and Well-Known Lighting Incentives Part 1

Lisa Cohn of RealEnergyWriters.com interviews Allison Schieffelin, Chairman and CEO of The Lighting Quotient, about lighting incentives – many of them little-known – and the politics behind them. Little-Known and Well-Known Lighting Incentives Part 1]   … [Read more...]

Opposition to and acceptance of energy standards part 2

Lisa Cohn of RealEnergyWriters.com continues her interview with David Lis, appliance standards project manager for Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships, about opposition to and acceptance of energy efficiency standards for appliances and lighting. Opposition to and acceptance of energy standards part 2]   … [Read more...]

Energy Efficient Lighting for Businesses Part 1

Lisa Cohn of RealEnergyWriters.com interviews Brian Owen, program advisor for greenTbiz and columnist and editor for LEDs Magazine. He discusses what options exist for businesses today to use energy efficient lighting to reduce energy use and save money. Energy Efficient Lighting for Businesses Part 1] … [Read more...]