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July 1, 2013

A switch from fluorescent lights to LED in its frozen-food cases will result in total annual energy and maintenance savings of approximately $570,000 for Stater Bros.

September 21, 2012

Brookshire Brothers has launched a comprehensive lighting update involving in-store, parking lot, exterior signage and refrigerated case fixtures.

Using a combination of new linear fluorescent lighting and LED technologies — from GE Lighting, East Cleveland, Ohio — Brookshire Brothers will reduce its annual operating costs more than $235,000. The relamping has eliminated more than 3.8 million lbs. of CO2 emissions, with a reduction of 2.4 million kilowatt hours (kWhs) in electricity use.

June 20, 2011

Conserving energy just seems to come naturally to Staples Inc. The office supply chain’s embrace of energy-efficient technologies and practices throughout its facilities has won it a reputation as one of the retail industry’s leading green stars. Indeed, Staples was recently honored as the 2011 Energy Star Partner of the Year in Energy Management by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for its leadership in energy efficiency and greenhouse gas emissions reduction.


May 26, 2011

We have all seen the sales people come through the office claiming to have the answer to our lighting energy and efficacy concerns. Virtually every “pitch” will deal with LEDs, and only a rare few will be touting the older fluorescent and the new, almost miniature metal halide lamps.

September 30, 2009

The environmentally minded city of Austin, Texas, has gone a little bit greener with...

December 14, 2008

Alighting retrofit has resulted in significant energy savings for Gander Mountain’s store in Rothschild, Wis....

December 14, 2008

A lighting retrofit has resulted in significant energy savings for Gander Mountain’s store in...

October 31, 2008

United Supermarkets has taken a big bite out of its energy bill by switching...

August 31, 2008

Thunder Mountain Harley-Davidson, in Loveland, Colo., has reduced its annual energy bills 25% by...

August 31, 2008

J.C. Penney Co., Limited Brands and Office Depot shed light on their energy-saving efforts...

April 7, 2008

Office Depot announced Tuesday that it is introducing a line of environmentally preferable office supplies...

February 29, 2008

New legislation signed into law at the end of 2007 seeks to drive greater...

December 31, 2007

Family Dollar has reduced its energy consumption and maintenance needs by switching from 32-watt...

September 30, 2007

LED lighting coupled with occupancy-sensing controls have proved a winning and energy-efficient combination for Wal-Mart...

January 31, 2007

Energy ManagementEdison Electric Institute (EEI) ...

December 31, 2006

Advancements in light-emitting...

November 16, 2006

Danvers, Mass.-based Osram...

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