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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.

LED Lighting – What’s In It For Me?

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:31+00:00 January 12th, 2017|LED Lighting|

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 | 2017-09-26T12:03:32+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|LED Lighting|

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 [...]

Where Oh Where Have The Fluorescent Light Bulbs Gone?

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:32+00:00 November 7th, 2016|LED Lighting|

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 [...]

4 Things Many People Think They Know About LED Lighting

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:32+00:00 October 7th, 2016|LED Lighting|

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), [...]

Can You Imagine The Merging of LED Lighting And Solar Power?

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:32+00:00 September 6th, 2016|LED Lighting|

What if there were an easy-to-install, inexpensive, solar powered, LED light that could be wall-mounted anywhere—needed no wires, was waterproof so it could be used outside, and had light and motion sensors so it would turn on at night only when there’s motion and would remain off the rest of the time? What if you [...]

Isn’t Upgrading To LED Lighting An Expensive Proposition?

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:33+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|LED Lighting|

Have you thought about how great it would be to upgrade your commercial property to LED lighting but then on the heels of that thought, figured it’s just too expensive? A lot of folks have that idea. I run into it daily. The funny thing is that we have financing available that creates a POSITIVE [...]

Who is upgrading to LED Lighting Now?

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:33+00:00 July 5th, 2016|LED Lighting|

The movement to switch to LED lighting is sweeping the nation. Literally. From cities in California to Rhode Island, from an island off the coast of Maine to a Florida sports complex, and street lights in Minnesota to New Mexico! Why? Huge savings on energy costs Significant reduction in energy usage These bulbs last 4 [...]

25,050 Reasons to Convert Your Business to LED Lighting

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:33+00:00 April 27th, 2016|LED Lighting|

1 It's environmentally responsible LED lighting does not use mercury gas, is completely recyclable, and so does not have a harmful effect on the environment (fluorescent lighting does). 2 LED lighting uses 50 to 90% less electricity Imagine the immediate impact on your electric bill when the [...]

Is Your Company Eligible for PACE Funding?

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:33+00:00 April 3rd, 2016|Energy Efficiency for Business, LED Lighting|

What Is PACE Financing? Most of the energy in the United States is created by burning fossil fuel. In this day and age, anything that can help us reduce the consumption of this type of energy in a meaningful way is applauded. But the biggest barrier tends to be upfront costs involved with the purchase [...]

How to Know For Sure If LED is a Smart Investment – Simple LED ROI Calculation

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:33+00:00 March 6th, 2016|Electricity, Energy Efficiency for Business, LED Lighting|

This article may seem like a bit of a repeat of sorts as this is a drum we need to keep beating because not everyone is hearing it yet. I do quite a little bit of reading about the LED Lighting industry, trying to keep up with the trends, outlooks, research and such. I cannot [...]