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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.

Are There Still Incentives For Upgrading A Commercial Property To LED Lighting?

By | 2021-04-22T09:31:16+00:00 April 22nd, 2021|Energy Efficiency for Business|

Working with LED lighting now for several years, we have seen rapid changes in the industry. We have evolved to what I call the “Expert” level by some trial and error, some shocks and awe at the improved quality of LED lights today, a whole lot of surprise at how an LED upgrade affects a [...]

“Energy Conservation” vs. “Energy Efficiency,” is there a Difference?

By | 2021-03-29T15:13:37+00:00 March 29th, 2021|Energy Efficiency at Home, Energy Efficiency for Business|

When I was growing up it was a very common thing to hear my dad say, “Do you think money grows on trees? Turn those lights off!” And we definitely had to keep the heat low in the winter. We had to shut doors, seal windows, close drapes, and do whatever would conserve energy. Why? [...]

How Upgrading Your Commercial Property to LED Lighting can Affect Your Bottom Line

By | 2021-02-24T10:30:02+00:00 February 24th, 2021|Energy Efficiency for Business|

Okay, by now you know that LED lighting is more energy efficient—in fact it’s the state of the art of lighting. Most of us know that LED lighting will save money on the electric utility bill, but most do not know how much money will be saved by upgrading their facility to LED lighting or [...]

Ten Benefits Of LED Lighting In Commercial Settings

By | 2021-02-01T16:47:05+00:00 February 1st, 2021|LED Lighting|

This Christmas season was a spectacular time for light displays. With the easy availability of LED lights, decorations can be much less costly than ever. You’ve heard the old joke, “How many people does it take to change a light bulb?” With LED lights in routine commercial settings there is less maintenance time, lower replacement [...]

How Important Is It For ANY Business To Show Their True Colors?

By | 2020-11-25T11:38:39+00:00 November 25th, 2020|LED Lighting|

The answer to the above question may not seem obvious to you unless you understand the importance and value of state-of-the-art lighting. Examine the photo above. What do you see? The left side has bright, vibrant color while the right side is dingy and everything is kind of yellow. The left side has been upgraded [...]

How Greenhouse Growers are Benefiting from LED Lighting

By | 2020-10-22T12:37:02+00:00 October 22nd, 2020|Energy Efficiency for Business|

There are so many uses for LED lights, but one you may not readily think of is the uses that greenhouse growers have found. It is commonly believed that the conventional high-pressure sodium (HPS) lights usually used are necessary because of the heat they provide to the greenhouses. But growers of all kinds are finding [...]

SO YOU WANT TO UPGRADE YOUR BUSINESS TO LED LIGHTING…

By | 2020-09-17T13:03:14+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Energy Efficiency for Business, LED Lighting|

GETTING STARTED The first step is to conduct a lighting audit. All this means is we want to determine the specific lighting retrofit recommendations as well as the potential energy cost savings that these upgrades could generate in your facility. This audit will document all interior and exterior lit spaces and will evaluate: The existing [...]

WORKPLACE LIGHTING EVOLUTION!

By | 2020-07-22T16:33:18+00:00 July 22nd, 2020|LED Lighting|

Here is a statistic that could possibly be eye-opening: per the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Americans are spending nearly 87% of their lives indoors and much of that time is spent in the workplace! Another statistic which may or may not be related is that depression rates are on the rise among teens and adults. [...]

Ten Benefits Of LED Lighting In Commercial Settings

By | 2020-05-18T14:30:19+00:00 May 18th, 2020|Energy Efficiency for Business|

You’ve heard the old joke, “How many people does it take to change a light bulb?” With LED lights there is less maintenance time, lower replacement costs and many other benefits. So the answer to the question is, “Fewer and less often!” In commercial settings LED light systems have become very popular because of outstanding [...]