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LED lighting comes at a premium to legacy lighting, but comes with great benefits in terms of tremendous energy savings and its ability to be paired with intelligent controls. Like any rapidly advancing technology, it is reasonable to expect that prices will come down over time. So should you wait?
Finding ways to reduce a building’s energy consumption is becoming critical to an asset manager’s financial success. It’s no wonder: commercial buildings in Canada account for 14% of our end-use energy consumption and 13% of the country’s carbon emissions – facts that are increasingly important to tenants and investors everywhere.
Commercial building owners pour an astonishing 30-40 percent of their total energy spending into lighting,and much of the electricity consumed is wasted. During the day, full-intensity office lighting is often an irritant; at night,…