ALERT: Congress passes permanent extension of EPAct  | As part of the recent COVID-19 relief package, Congress has passed a permanent extension of EPAct (179D). The bill was signed by the president on Sunday, 12/27/2020. EPAct applies to any capital investment in lighting, HVAC and/or your building envelope. It was originally set to expire on Dec. 31, 2020, prior to the
An LED lighting upgrade can still qualify you for a 2020 tax deduction  | Note: While this blog post was originally published in October 2020, we can still help you utilize tax strategies to help with your projects in 2021 and beyond. 2020 has been a rough year for so many of us in so many ways. Looking at just
October news: Product updates, new reps signed  | Our product line continues to evolve, and our sales network continues to expand. See below for a recap of recent LumenFocus news. New product added to the UVFocus product line – the GLS. The GLS is a direct germicidal luminaire for unoccupied rooms. It can be surface-mounted or recessed into grid ceilings.
  UVFocus: GCD versus COVID-19 in a typical classroom The UVFocus GCD is a direct germicidal luminaire for unoccupied rooms that utilizes 254nm UVC illumination. When used correctly, and given the right amount of time, 254nm UVC can kill over 99 percent of bacteria and viruses – including SARS-CoV-2. One possible application for the GCD would be in a classroom
FormFocus retrofits illuminate Florida showroom  | FormFocus FFR LED retrofit kits are illuminating a Florida showroom and providing a drastic energy savings upgrade. Panache Events is a party event rental business in Pompano Beach. They recently upgraded their fluorescent troffers to 2×4 FFRs.   The troffers were retrofitted with the 68W “SH (Super High)” model and the 46W “MD (Medium)