Super Bowl Goes Green with LED Lighting

This year's Super Bowl was the first Super Bowl played under LED lighting. What are the advantages to LED lighting in stadiums? What are the biggest energy users in sports stadiums, which generally consume huge amounts of electricity? What are the best ways to green them? Jim Fitzpatrick, business development manager for CLEAResult, answers these … [Read more...]

Solar Panels and LEDs

LEDs have become the best thing in the world for solar energy. You see, solar panels only create energy during the daytime when there is sun - partial sun, full sun, whatever. What they do is they take a lot of sun and end up storing (depending on the number of panels) very little energy. Unfortunately, most people don’t understand that solar … [Read more...]

What if you can’t afford LED lights?

By Elisa Wood December 4, 2012 Advanced lighting has brought us not only energy savings, but also a slew of new screw-in-a-light bulb jokes. For LEDs, it usually goes something like this: How many people does it take to screw in a LED light? One. And a roomful of deep wallets to pay for it. To be fair, the cost of LEDs (light-emitting diodes) … [Read more...]