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by Better Buildings Beat Team on Sep 11, 2018
As of August 2018, participants in the Interior Lighting Campaign (ILC) have installed or upgraded over 2.8 million high efficiency lighting and control systems, which should save over $68 million annually in energy bills and cut energy use by an average 54%. The ILC recognized 15 organizations...
by Monica Kanojia, DOE on Mar 07, 2018
This blog originally appeared February 15, 2018, on the Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy website. The Interior Lighting Campaign (ILC) is accepting applications for its 2018 recognition cycle, which covers projects completed between January 2013 and April 2018. Commercial...
by Jordan Hibbs, Presidential Management Fellow, DOE on Mar 30, 2017
Efficiency upgrades often start with lighting retrofits, as aging lighting systems can often be a burden to your energy bill. Owning a commercial building can be expensive and even more so when all the day-to-day operational costs are factored in, especially when energy consumption practices are...