Why Energy Efficient Lighting Is A Must.

Energy efficient lighting is constantly growing in importance, and this is because it offers numerous benefits.

In South Africa, where energy has been even more of a precious resource due to pressure on the power grids, making use of energy efficient lighting can make a big difference.

On a global scale, traditional energy sources are quickly depleting and the need to reserve these resources is becoming more urgent.

However, there are already ways to make a difference, which will not only impact the effect on the environment in a positive manner, but also your budget.

Energy efficient lighting options are readily available, with LED lighting being one of the most efficient forms of lighting around.

Whether you require standard bulbs for home use, bright spotlights for outdoor areas, or even more complex lighting options for business – you are likely to find numerous LED options to cater for your needs.

If you are using traditional 100 Watt light bulbs, you will be interested to know that you can get LED lights offering an almost identical effect that runs at a considerably lower amount of Watts (10-25 Watts).

If you work this out, you will see that LED lights are four to ten times cheaper than traditional lighting – which means that you are in for quite a saving.

LED bulbs also have a much longer lifespan, which means that although at times they can be slightly more expensive, in the long run it actually works out cheaper.

To be even more energy efficient, you can look at pairing your LED lights with alternative energy options, such as solar power, where you can lower your carbon footprint by a considerable amount.

To assist in getting your energy efficient lighting installed with custom lighting poles, talk to Engineering Drawing & Design today and they will provide further assistance.