Latest Phase-out of incandescent light bulbs Stories

Light Bulb Ban
2014-01-01 11:45:15

[ Watch the Video: Lights Out For The Incandescent Light Bulb ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Lighting homes since the 1800s, the incandescent light bulb can no longer legally be made in the United States starting today. In 2007 President George W. Bush signed a bill passed by Congress banning the iconic light source. The law was drafted on the grounds that it is not energy efficient enough. Last year, 75- and 100-watt incandescent bulbs were phased out, and 2014...

2013-12-30 23:03:54

BigBright Malaysia, the sole distributor for Rishang LED lighting products in Malaysia, will be moving into a major expansion for 2014. BigBright is among the leading companies in Malaysia with a strong focus in LED lighting modules and components which are known to be very energy efficient and cost-effective. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 BigBright Malaysia is the sole and exclusive supplier of Rishang LED products from China. Rishang LED is one of the top LED...

2013-12-24 23:03:16

Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA), also known as the “Energy Bill” will not cause all incandescent light bulb production to cease. 1000Bulbs.com will continue to provide the 40 watt and 60 watt incandescent bulbs that consumers have become accustomed to using in their household fixtures. Dallas,Tx (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 As the New Year quickly approaches, the start of the last phase-out of incandescent light bulbs is also drawing nearer. Beginning January 1, 2014,...

2013-12-18 23:01:19

The California Energy Commission omitted an important performance standard in their California Quality LED Lamp Specification, according to an analysis in Leapfrog Lighting News & Insights. In particular energy efficiency is not included in the standard, despite California’s stringent Energy Policy. California, CA (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 The "Voluntary California Quality LED Lamp Specification" appears to deliberately overlook energy efficiency in favor of other quality...

2013-11-26 23:28:18

Peter Stein of Energy Saving Solutions offers three important tips businesses fail to consider when choosing lights. Miami, FL (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 How much does lighting your business actually cost? Peter Stein of Energy Saving Solutions says it probably takes a bigger bite out of your monthly overhead than you realize. Banishing the dark from our homes, streets and public buildings with human-made light has come a long way since the days of oil and gas lamps. Or has it? Since the...

2013-11-20 23:26:34

Peter Stein of Energy Saving Solutions Says LED Retrofit Delivers Instant Energy Cost Savings Within the ESCO Market Miami, FL (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Of all the overhead expenses business owners and facility managers contend with year in and year out, few are as unpredictable and subject to sudden increases as the monthly electricity bill. In response to the disproportionate bite energy takes out of their budgets, commercial and institutional organizations are fighting back by reducing...

2013-11-19 23:27:16

Originator of the ‘Zero Out of Pocket’ LED Retrofit Program, Peter Stein Says Retailers are Improving the Shopping Experience and the Bottom Line with LED Lights Miami, FL (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 In today’s ferociously competitive retail environment, it's no surprise that merchandisers and store owners are constantly on the lookout for any competitive edge that promises to help them win a larger percentage of consumers’ disposable income. Apart from competitive pricing,...

2013-10-28 23:01:49

South Florida Leader in Designer Kitchen, Bath, Floor, Closet and Furniture Delivers Value and Quality to Consumers Under LED Lights with a Lifetime Guarantee Maimi, FL (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Energy Saving Solutions, a national supplier of energy-efficient LED and induction lighting technology to business and government, announced today that both showroom locations of Mia Cucina, a distributor and retailer of fine Italian home furnishing products, have been completely retrofitted with...

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