Take Action to Protect Migrating Birds with Bird-Safe Lighting

Take Action to Protect Migrating Birds with Bird-Safe Lighting

More than 2.5 million birds will migrate over Oregon tomorrow! With tens of thousands flying through Portland, help keep them safe by turning off your outside lights tonight, drawing your blinds, and learning about bird-safe lighting. Why is this important?  Each year, tens of thousands of birds migrate along the Pacific Flyway, through Portland, using […]

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Energy Trust “Sweetens the Deal” for Commercial Lighting Projects

Energy Trust of Oregon has announced changes to their commercial lighting incentives that can significantly improve the financial return for many types of commercial and industrial lighting projects.  Some of the highlights include: Incentives have increased for higher wattage interior LED fixtures.  This will primarily be applicable to commercial and industrial buildings with higher ceilings, […]

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Lighting Retrofit Incentives for 2022

Lighting Retrofit Incentives for 2022

Energy Trust of Oregon (ETO) has announced changes to their incentives for commercial lighting projects for 2022 and the news is good. Per fixture incentive amounts for LED fixtures are largely unchanged. Incentive caps that had been instituted last year have been raised significantly.  The annual caps are now $20,000 for Commercial sites and $40,000 […]

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LED Lighting and Controls: Preparing for the New Normal (Webinar)

LED Lighting and Controls: Preparing for the New Normal (Webinar)

In the post-pandemic “new normal” commercial property occupancy patterns may be very different from the past. Property managers who have not upgraded their LED lighting or controls will be at a disadvantage in terms of flexibility and operating cost. Join Lloyd EcoDistrict and Conserve Energy for a lunchtime webinar to learn more about lighting controls […]

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Take Advantage of Lighting Controls for the Post-COVID “New Normal”

Take Advantage of Lighting Controls for the Post-COVID “New Normal”

The COVID pandemic has resulted in a large percentage of traditional office staff working from home.  As we are (hopefully) getting the pandemic under control, building managers and owners are planning for the post-pandemic “New Normal.” What exactly this will be is not entirely clear. However, it seems likely that the future of office work […]

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Maximize ROI with LED Exterior Lighting

Maximize ROI with LED Exterior Lighting

LAMP: Your Partner for Energy Efficient Exterior Lighting Together with our LAMP partner Conserve Energy, LLC, we have expertise in a range of technologies for lighting and controls. One of our areas of specialization for LAMP is exterior lighting. High-quality exterior lighting enhances your business by making buildings and grounds attractive, welcoming, and safe for […]

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LAMP: Years of Savings, Carbon Reductions, and Community Impacts

LAMP: Years of Savings, Carbon Reductions, and Community Impacts

Ready for some great news? Our LED Advantage Member Program, LAMP, just recently installed our 10 thousandth energy-saving LED fixture!  What does this mean? Well, lots of energy savings each year and an annual reduction in carbon emissions! LAMP is run in partnership with Conserve Energy, an Energy Trust of Oregon Trade Ally. This LED […]

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Don’t BUG me! Preventing Unwanted Light and Creating a Bird-Safe Building

Our LAMP program partner, Michael Reunert of Conserve Energy, answers your lighting questions in our new lighting blog series: Customers often ask: My current lighting setup sends unwanted light onto adjoining properties and shines in the eyes of pedestrians and traffic. I’ve also heard that sending light up into the night sky is harmful to […]

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Bird-Safe Lighting

Bird-Safe Lighting

Who doesn’t love to listen to songbirds? Flying through the city at certain times of the year, birds are a beautiful reminder of the nature that surrounds us, even in the city. If you want to keep seeing songbirds, then be sure to pick lighting that is safe for them! Each year, thousands of songbirds […]

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LED Lighting: Do I Have to Replace Every Fixture?

LED Lighting: Do I Have to Replace Every Fixture?

Our LAMP program partner, Michael Reunert of Conserve Energy, answers your lighting questions in our new lighting blog series. LED Lighting: Do I Have to Replace Every Fixture? Customers often wonder if it is necessary to replace every existing fixture with new LED fixtures when replacing with LED lighting. The answer is no. There are […]

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High Bay Lighting: A Great Opportunity for Energy Savings

High Bay Lighting: A Great Opportunity for Energy Savings

A great opportunity for energy savings.

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LED Exterior Lighting … a few things to consider.

LED Exterior Lighting … a few things to consider.

Exterior lighting fixtures are often relatively high wattage and many stay on “dusk-to-dawn,” or roughly 12 hours per day on average over the course of a year. This results in a great opportunity for major energy savings with LED lighting. Thinking about making the move to LED exterior lighting? Here are a few things to […]

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