Funding Opportunity: The U.S. Department of Energy plans to issue a solicitation during the last quarter of 2015 offering energy efficiency funding for portfolios of small and medium commercial buildings.
Sustainable Economics: It’s time to switch to a more value-, performance-, and lifetime-driven model. Energy efficiency upgrades pay off in the long-term and often in the short-term too. CREE Lighting article.
LED lights keep beef red longer, extending its shelf life, according to a study by the University of Missouri. Grocers are buying more refrigerated cases with LEDs to improve product display and save energy.
America needs and Americans want a secure and diverse supply of homegrown energy resources to power the nation. Our energy policies should reflect that. In the long-term, all energy sources should have the same permanent tax benefits, without an advantage to those with the largest lobbying budget.
Cree, Inc. is redefining commercial lighting with the ZR Series LED troffer, delivering a new category of performance, affordability and inspired design. BioStar is an Authorized Upgrade Agent of Cree’s top-quality products. We offer site evaluation, installation & financing.
LED lighting is expected to reduce Natural Grocers’ energy usage by more than 1.7 million kilowatt hours (kWh) across 40 locations and its distribution center, saving the natural and organic food and product retailer nearly $193,000 each year.
Cree SmartCast Technology is the first self-programmable wireless lighting controls system. BioStar is an Authorized Upgrade Partner of Cree’s products.