“LED lighting and other lighting technologies have become more advanced over the past couple of years, creating opportunities for facility managers to make genuine and real savings on cost, energy and time” says the manager of Litenow.
The article looks at newer LED technologies and current lighting solutions. Until recently, a majority of large airports, warehouses, car parks, facilities and buildings were using either metal-halide or fluorescent lighting to light up their premises. While great options, these lighting solutions are no match to the emerging LED technologies as they offer facility managers a chance to save on both cost and energy.
LED vs Metal-Halide
One of the most beneficial aspects of using LED lighting is that its LED lamp is more efficient than metal halide or fluorescent lighting – about 40% to 60% more efficient. For instance, the lifespan of a metal halide lamp on the exterior of a …