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About Jeannine Hall

Jeannine is the Director of Energy Efficiency at Consumer Energy Solutions where she has established and runs the Commercial LED Lighting program, helping business owners and non-profits nationwide to understand how LED lighting upgrades can provide instant savings and immediately free up cash flow for their organizations.

Boy, Have I Got An Opportunity For You!
No Kidding!!

By |August 7th, 2017|

Have you heard about our new product called IceCOLD®? I am so excited about this it’s hard to contain myself and get all the necessary words out! But I’ll give it a shot.

Our CEO, Pat Clouden, introduced this product to you in last month’s CES newsletter. Here’s a little recap.

In all cooling systems a certain […]

The Rise Of LED Street Lights – Let The Evolution Begin!

By |June 28th, 2017|

We are all by now familiar with the benefits of LED lighting—for a business LED lighting can save upwards of 30-70% on the lighting portion of the business’s electric bill.

LEDs are unbelievably energy efficient, they last a very long time, they contain no mercury or substances that require special disposal or would be harmful to […]

The Story Of Parking Garages And Parking Lots And Their Lighting

By |May 12th, 2017|

I have written in the past about the virtues of upgrading a commercial property to LED lighting. I want to now give you a specific example of a parking garage project that demonstrates overall savings on a realistic level.

The four important pieces of information that must be gathered to calculate the savings on any LED […]

How Could Solar Energy Be Used To Supply Electricity To The World?

By |April 13th, 2017|

Unbelievably, back in 1767, the first use of sunlight for heat generation was successfully achieved when a Swiss geologist and physicist, Horace Benedict de Saussure, created the first solar oven. He put together a simple pine box with three glass layers. Two smaller boxes were placed inside with black inner coating. When the sun’s rays […]

What Goes Around Comes Around!

By |March 13th, 2017|

CES has had a lot of good news throughout the month of February! A great deal of this good news comes from our Community Betterment activities! Our Director of Community Relations, Lynn Posyton, is always out there creating relationships with awesome people.

For example, Lynn has been giving weekly Drug Education classes at Center Academy in […]

Let’s Do The Math

By |February 6th, 2017|

The US government has abolished the old incandescent bulb and is pushing consumers to maximize energy efficiency by promoting the use of LED lighting over fluorescent.

LED lighting has several key advantages over fluorescent.  LED offers a major reduction in energy usage, better light quality, significantly longer life, reduced maintenance expense, produces less heat, eliminates flicker, […]

LED Lighting – What’s In It For Me?

By |January 12th, 2017|

Why, in a world as technologically advanced as ours, would supplying low-cost energy to all be a problem? That is a question for wiser people than me to answer. I’m sure getting down to the truth of it all would be quite an adventure. Political correctness and vested interests aside, the fact is that most […]

LED Lighting Basics – Unbelievable!

By |December 2nd, 2016|

You’ve been hearing about the virtues of LED light bulbs and may get the idea that they’re too good to be true. They ARE a huge advance in lighting and energy efficiency—probably more significant than going from kerosene lamps to the first incandescent bulbs in the scope of possibilities! It’s true.
Here are some of the […]

Where Oh Where Have The Fluorescent Light Bulbs Gone?

By |November 7th, 2016|

First the regular old light bulbs we’ve always used in our homes began disappearing out of stores. Now you may be noticing that getting your commercial building’s fluorescent bulbs replaced is becoming more and more difficult. Where have all the fluorescents gone?

US Department of Energy (DOE) regulations began phasing out various sizes of commercial fluorescent […]

4 Things Many People Think They Know About LED Lighting

By |October 7th, 2016|

In the last 6 years and particularly in the last two, LED lighting has really taken off as the main benefits become more widely known and understood:

Extremely low energy use
Long lifespan
High-quality light
Durability
None of the maintenance (re-lamping, re-ballasting) associated with traditional incandescent and fluorescent sources
Inherent controllability (instant on/off, full-range dimming), creating additional energy savings opportunities

However…

If you […]