Lighting for Darker Skies: Strategies to Reduce Light Pollution

The source of light pollution and its solutions have changed as outdoor lighting technology advances. While the effort to preserve the night’s dark skies and prevent light spillage into [...]

Philadelphia Flyers to Practice in Facility Powered by Renewables

National Hockey League team the Philadelphia Flyers will now practice in a facility powered by 100% renewable energy. Parent company Comcast Spectacor has completed the installation of a 1.06 [...]

Ontario Ice Complex Becomes First Arena to Achieve Zero Carbon Building Performance Certification

AMPED Sports Lab and Ice Complex is now the first “Zero Carbon Building – Performance Standard” certified arena. This was achieved in December 2020 through the Canada Green Building Council’s [...]

The Home Depot Reports US stores Reduced Electricity by 35%

The Home Depot’s US stores used 35% less electricity last year than in 2010, according to a 2020 Responsibility Report published today. In addition, the home improvement retailer detailed [...]

Cities Getting Smart About Street Lighting

Smart energy has been one of the great advances of the digital age. Smart lighting, in particular, has the potential for great energy and cost savings. City governments especially can benefit [...]

Football Lights with Less Impacts on Natural Lives for Red Bull Football Academy

The training grounds of the Red Bull Football Academy in Salzburg, Austria have been outfitted with environmentally friendly floodlights. Providing their students with superior training in [...]

Guggenheim Museum Bilbao Illuminated with Zumtobel’s Tailored Lighting System

The Guggenhein Museum in Bilbao, Spain, recently refurbished its lighting system with solutions provided by Austrian lighting company Zumtobel. The spectacular building of the museum is [...]

Kingston, NY to Install 2,400 LED Streetlights, Will Save More Than $200,000 Per Year

The New York Power Authority (NYPA) and the City of Kingston recently announced the start of installation of LED streetlights throughout the city as part of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s Smart [...]

Great Wolf Lodge New England Expected to Save $1.3 Million With Energy Efficiency Upgrades

Great Wolf Lodge, an indoor waterpark chain, is expected to save more than $1.3 million in energy costs and realize a 10% reduction in carbon emissions during the first year of its new energy [...]