Posts Tagged ‘led lights’

Starbucks is Saving Millions in Energy Costs by Switching to LED Lighting


In a classic example of how small changes can add up to a big difference, Starbucks Coffee Company can expect to save millions of dollars in operational costs by switching to LED lighting in 7,000 of its stores in Canada and the United States.  With Starbucks replacing the incandescent and halogen light bulbs in its [...]

Rudolph the LED-Nosed Reindeer

Rudolph the LED-Nosed Reindeer

One of our favorite holiday shows is the classic Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.  The 1964 classic stop-action animation television special features Burl Ives, an abominable snow monster with a tooth-ache, a skinny Santa, and – of course – Rudolph. Poor Rudolph looks different than his peers.  Even though he’s the best young flying reindeer, his [...]

LEDs vs. Compact Fluorescent Bulbs

LEDs and compact fluorescent bulbs are both lighting that is easy on the environment, compared to traditional incandescent bulbs.  If you want to be ultra-green, which will you choose? Turns out that LEDs (light emitting diodes) may de-throne compact fluorescent bulbs as the green lighting option of choice!  They are not just for holiday lights [...]