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Everything You Should Know About LED Lighting Retrofits

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Municipal LED Lighting is The Green Solution

Thinking about upgrading to LED retrofits? There is a lot to know about retrofitting your facility and converting your light sources to LED. Retrofitting makes reference to bringing in a new component that was previously not there; when it comes to lighting, most current retrofits occur when consumers make the conversion to LED.

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How LED Street Lighting Has Been Shown To Cut City Crime

LED Roadway Lighting Is The Future For Municipalities

Studies show that retrofitting existing roadway fixtures with LED roadway lighting helps to reduce crime in some regions. In a country where 40% of the population doesn’t feel safe walking around after dark, LED could be a prudent step toward crime prevention in towns and cities widely.

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5 Game Changing Municipal LED Renovation Trends

Why LED Lighting for Municipalities is a Popular Choice

Sure, switching out to LED bulbs in your favorite lamps makes good sense, but where does LED lighting have the most impact? LED is viable for many practical applications and uses, especially municipal and community lighting projects. Some of the reasons for the evolution toward decorative LED street lighting include:

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Forecasting the Future of Municipal LED Lighting

LED Roadway Lighting Is The Future For Municipalities

When you think of outdoor LED lighting projects, you may not realize that municipalities should implement such concepts at least as much as residents and businesses do. LED lights have much to offer cities across the country and around the world. In fact, various places are leading the way at making use of this modern type of lighting, and we can expect other areas to follow suit.

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10 Easy Ways to Save Energy Over The Holidays

LED Lighting is The Green Solution

During the holidays we enjoy the bright lights, beautiful décor, and spirit of the season. Unfortunately, these things also come with higher energy bills and a negative impact on the environment. With so many communities switching to decorative LED street lighting, it makes sense to adopt energy saving habits in our homes as well. These energy saving tips can help you enjoy this time of year without giving up your favorite seasonal sights. Continue reading

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LED vs Incandescent vs CFL: Why You Should Switch

Why LED Lighting Is the Right Choice

Most people have been grandfathered into one type of lighting, and neglected to consider all of their options. For a long time, the incandescent bulbs made up the vast majority of lighting options available. Then, the compact fluorescent lighting (CFL) brought us the bulbs synonymous with locker rooms and bad photos everywhere. From here, came the LED bulb. It may have started off weak, but LED lighting has become one of the most innovative options in the world of illumination.

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Progress of Outdoor LED Lighting: Slow but Controlled

Why the Municipal LED Lighting Market Has a Bright Future

If you’re like most people, you haven’t given much thought to municipal LED street lighting or LED roadway lighting, but these forms of outdoor lighting design have made roadways safer and the streets of municipalities much safer over the past decade. During that time, efficiency improvements occurred slowly and steadily, while issues related to contrast and visual acuity were repeatedly considered and addressed in research and in improvements made to LED technology. Continue reading

Improve Your Outdoor Municipal Lighting with LED

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The Advantages for Outdoor LED Lighting Projects

The latest in energy efficient technology is changing the way that we live our lives. Advances in lighting design have led to the customization of light emitting diode (LED) bulbs. LED lighting is 90% more efficient that traditional fluorescent bulbs and lasts longer. Energy savings combined with less maintenance have made LEDs the go-to product for outdoor municipal lighting projects. Continue reading

7 Tips for LED Lighting Retrofits

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How To Get the Most Out of Your LED Street Lighting Retrofit Project

Lighting is one of the most important factors in any commercial or residential project. No one wants to spend additional time and money constantly maintaining and replacing fixtures or bulbs that just can’t toe the line. LED lighting puts a stop to this and introduces a more efficient and cost-effective way to retrofit your current lighting schemes. If LED lighting sounds like a better option, then these 7 tips can help you to get the most out of your retrofit: Continue reading

Why Lighting College Campuses with LEDs is a Bright Idea

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Benefits of Municipal LED Lighting

Traditional college lighting isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Bulbs have to be changed regularly, hot lamps can become fire hazards, and the cost of lighting an entire college campus makes tuition look like pocket change! LED lighting has presented a unique solution to all of these issues, and plenty of others as well. Continue reading