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Why Street Lights are Better with LEDs

Cities will benefit from the switch to LED streetlights from HPS lights.
More and more people see the benefit of LED technology. From indoor gardeners who use LED lights to grow their crops to business owners who utilize LED signs, LED technology has proved its worth. Now even local city officials have embraced the new technology. In the past several years, cities and towns in the country have retrofitted their streetlights with LEDs. Wondering why they made the switch? We listed below the top three reasons why LEDs are the better option than HPS (sodium vapor) or any other lighting system.
Less energy, less cost

Because light emitting diodes use less power and are energy-efficient, they cost less than HPS or metal halide in the long run. For a brightness or lumens of 250+, LEDs only draw 4 watts, while HPS and other lighting draw 25 watts. So imagine the number of watts drawn in streets for hours. If retrofitted with LEDs, you’ll get to use less power, and hence the city gets to sav…

Reasons Why Signs are Better with LEDs

We have listed down the reasons why switching to LED signs is the best decision you’ll ever make for your business.
Every store needs a sign at the front of their establishment, of course, to let people know that they are a business. Although traditional signage still work today, many are already switching to illuminated signs. Neon and fluorescent were the first types to come out, but because of LED lights’ energy efficiency, many choose LEDs over the two. Curious to know why? Here’s a list of reasons why LED is the best choice when it comes to illuminated signs.
LED signs are strikingly bright.
Unlike neon and fluorescent, light emitting diodes have intense, eye-catching brightness. A LED sign can do its work both during the night and even when the sun is up high. LEDs are able to produce strikingly brilliant clear light regardless of the time of day.
These signs are good for the environment.
Because LEDs require less energy to operate, they are doing good for the environment. They…

Easy Ways to Save Energy in Your Office

Going green will make your workspace more sustainable.

Whether there is a need to cut costs or not, saving energy is a great way to reduce expenses. Doing so will also make your business environmentally responsible, and will make your workspace sustainable. There are many ways to go green, and we won’t keep you waiting. Here are five easy ways to save energy in the workplace.

Train your staff.
Change starts with the people. That said, it is important to train your staff to conserve energy. Require them to switch off and unplug their computers before leaving the office, and do not throw away paper that can still be used as scratch or doodle paper. Make them use natural lighting where possible. Be strict with those rules so staff won’t forget to comply with them.

Replace bulbs with LEDs.
If the existing lights in your office are incandescent or fluorescent, it’s time to upgrade to LED. As we know, light emitting diodes use less energy and also emit virtually no heat at all. Don’t forge…

Tips to Start Saving Money for Your Small Business

Need to cut costs for your business? Here are a few tips to prevent losses in the future.
Even when your business is doing good, it's wise to check on your costs. This is so you can decide whether there is something to improve on or to change. And for every business, cutting costs may be necessary. There might come a time when your suppliers may raise the prices of their commodities. You can’t risk raising the prices of your products and ultimately losing customers. With that in mind, here are five ways to cut costs and save your small business some money in the long term.
Hire skilled employees
One major expense of a business is their employees’ salaries. This is because you are required to pay them a fixed amount, regardless if they are making money or not. That said, it is important to hire skilled individuals who are sure to help you get more income. These people should be hardworking, highly-trained, and with excellent experience and knowledge of the industry.
Save energy

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