The argument for repairable, sustainable light fixtures

The argument for repairable, sustainable light fixtures  | Many sectors of the lighting market are saturated with bottom-dollar, discount bin LED fixtures. These products are built to be at the lowest possible cost, using inexpensive components to keep your price low. The word “inexpensive” may be a little generous. A lot of these products are just cheap. Cheap in price,…

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ALERT: Congress passes permanent extension of EPAct

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…

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FormFocus brightens up local classrooms

FormFocus luminaires are brightening up classrooms in neighboring Granville County, NC. The students and teachers at Oxford’s C.G. Credle Elementary are experiencing improved light levels, while the county should benefit with a drastic reduction in energy compared to the old fixtures. The new FFLPs are about 66 to 74 percent more efficient than the fluorescent fixtures!

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