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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,…
LED lighting is starting to make significant penetration into both outdoor and indoor applications – very quickly. But why is this occurring now? The answers to these questions are clear to commercial property owners that have looked at the lighting performance and ROI of high quality LED lighting products for the right applications in recent months.