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Retrofitting your current post light fixtures is a great way to reduce your maintenance and energy cost. Metal halides and other high pressure sodium fixtures offer light that we are used to but the cost of operation just isn’t economically friendly. So...
Recessed or downlights have recently become increasingly popular mainly because of their sleek and stylish look. These lights are designed to appear as though they are a part of the ceiling rather than being attached to it. Downlights are perfect when...
Wago makes splicing stranded, fine stranded and solid stranded conductors for electrical installation easy with their splicing connectors. Once your wire is stripped to the appropriate length which can be found under the bottom of the connector you are...
There are a few things that need to be done prior to cashing in on Georgia Power's Commercial Energy Efficiency Program rebate. Here is a quick step-by-step to get you on your way to the savings.   Be a Georgia Power customer Pick...
You may have heard about the Energy Policy Act of 2005, also referred to as EPAct, and want to claim the tax deduction. Knowing how to do this can be confusing and overwhelming if you are not familiar with the process. The Energy Policy Act of...
What Is a LED Motion Detector? A motion sensor detects when someone is in a specific area. When paired with led lighting, your lights cut on automatically when the detector senses you. This is a great help when...
If you’re looking to take your energy efficiency to the next level LED Presence Detectors are the way to go. These detectors can extend the life of your LED lamps and cut down on your energy consumption, which directly decreases your energy cost....
Lighting your gymnasium shouldn't cast a shadow over your finances. Converting your high bays to LEDs will save you money, and improve your lighting quality. LED lighting will be ideal for your gymnasium no matter the function. From basketball, to...
Street lights have a responsibility to illuminate areas throughout the night whether the area is being used at that moment or not. Roadways and walkways need to be lit prior to a car coming around the corner or a jogger getting immersed in darkness. It’s...
The time has come to upgrade your lighting technology. This guide will help you convert from your current lighting fixtures to LEDs by way of retrofitting. Retrofitting is the process of removing your current fixtures internal components and replacing it...
The 2017 Earth Day Challenge Here we are. Another year. Another Earth Day. The tone taken towards Earth Day is that we are terrible people who don’t want to save the earth. It’s not that simple. In fact, it’s completely false....
With all of this talk about lighting technology and lifespan in the form of hours, there can be some confusion regarding just how much that can benefit you. In this blog we will focus on lifespan in hours, and how that applies to your application. Once...
How to Save Water This Summer Monitoring the use of water is quintessential for various reasons. This is especially true during summer, where water bans are enforced and droughts are present. The following tips will help you minimize the amount...
How to Save on Your AC Bill This Summer. Summer is here. The sun is out and the heat is rising. The best part about summer is being able to go outside and enjoy the (sometimes too) warm weather. The worst part of summer is when that (sometimes too...
The Wago Connectors were designed to make the splicing process easier without needing tools. The Wago clamp technology makes for faster installation and eliminates maintenance. These all use clamps to terminate fine stranded and solid stranded conductors...