Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Change The Light Bulbs

In California, 22% of office building energy is used for lighting. Most businesses use halogen lighting, which wastes 97% of its energy toward creating heat while a paltry 3% is used to create light. In summer this heat by-product also adds to the building’s cooling load. Changing to more efficient lighting will provide a 3 to 5 times improvement compared to halogen.

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