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2013 International Class A-10 LED Tube Standards

2013 International Class A-10 LED Tube Standards

As the global energy economy grows so too does the demand for standards that transcend language and geographical borders. Math has been the universal language of energy efficiency, because Return on Investment (ROI) relies on fundamental levels of performance.

Next Generation Job Training and Green Jobs

Next Generation Job Training and Green Jobs

Green Jobs, Energy Jobs, High Tech Jobs, Manufacturing Jobs, and new Job Training are all combined in the JOBS category at the top of the Obama Administration’s list of priorities for economic recovery. President Obama spoke at the February 12, 2013 State of the Union Address extensively about the need for new job creation and U.S. manufacturing in the context of clean technology.

Energy Smart Transit for 2013

Energy Smart Transit for 2013

Transit Lighting Report

Saving Energy is top of mind for many energy and operations managers of Transit Authorities both in the U.S. and in countries around the world. In reviewing transit opportunities in New York City, some analysts have come across what is called the “Flicker Factor”.

Playing Football & Going Green with Synthetic Turf

Playing Football & Going Green with Synthetic Turf

In recent years there has been a real surge at converting natural grass athletic fields into artificial or synthetic turf fields. One big question often comes up: How in the world can a plastic grass field be better environmentally than a natural grass field?

Well, that exact question drove the analysis on what it takes to keep a natural field in operating condition.

Suppress Your Appetite With Exercise!

Suppress Your Appetite With Exercise!

GREENandSAVE is pleased to introduce Kelly Strogen as a new contributing writer. Kelly is a Registered Dietitian, and staying healthy is key to overall sustainability in a world that is increasingly loaded with processed foods that are distant cousins of their source. A Green Diet can mean everything from organic food to the simple proper balance of vegetables in daily consumption.

Energy Saving Grant for Minority, Women, & Veteran owned businesses.

Energy Saving Grant for Minority, Women, & Veteran owned businesses.

The private sector is stepping up in new ways to support American businesses that the public sector has not to date.

Independence LED (www.IndependenceLED.com), a Pennsylvania manufacturer of energy saving LED tube lights and multi tube light fixtures, has launched an Energy Saving Grant program specifically for Minority, Women, and Veteran business enterprises.

LED Manufacturer is recognized for Leadership in International Service

LED Manufacturer is recognized for Leadership in International Service

Upper Main Line Philadelphia Rotarian is recognized for Leadership in International Service

Green comes in many shades. The spirit of the initial “Green Movement” back in the 1960s and 1970s was about a mantra to, “Think Global and Act Local”.

CRADLE to CRADLE Recycling Policy for LED Tube lights

CRADLE to CRADLE Recycling Policy for LED Tube lights

On October 18th, 2012, the U.S LED Manufacturer, Independence LED (www.IndependenceLED.com), announces the most advanced & eco-friendly program to date to manage the lifecycle of linear illumination. Since the 1950’s fluorescent tubes have dominated commercial ceilings and caused disposal challenges given the toxic mercury vapor.
First Light Project Launches with LED tube lights for Africa

First Light Project Launches with LED tube lights for Africa

Philanthropy and Service come in new "Green" forms across the Energy Economy.

The FIRST LIGHT PROJECT is one of the new service initiatives by Greater Philadelphia based Upper Main Line ROTARY and Independence LED, specifically to aid Developing Countries. The initiative is supported by product donation matches from Independence LED and fundraising though the ROTARY and other sources.

Demand for U.S. Made LED tube lights increases for International Sales

Demand for U.S. Made LED tube lights increases for International Sales

Three key factors have come into play to drive international demand for U.S. Made LED tube lights.

#1: The first reason for the increase in demand for American LED tube lights is based on the overall demand for LED tube lights across the planet.

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