Arizona’s Palo Verde Nuclear Power Plant Upgrades Lighting System with LED Fixtures from Albeo Technologies
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June 11, 2012...
Albeo’s 130 energy-efficient LED fixtures are set to save the plant in energy and maintenance costs
Boulder, CO June 11, 2012 -- A LED lighting retrofit of sections of the Arizona Palo Verde nuclear generating station has recently been completed using LED fixtures from Albeo Technologies. The award-winning LED lighting manufacturer specializes in industrial and commercial applications, and recently supplied the Arizona Public Service Palo Verde plant with over 130 energy-saving light fixtures.
The nation’s largest nuclear plant and power producer of any kind, installed three types of Albeo fixtures to match the needs of the plant, including the NGL 2012 “Best-in-class” award-winning H-Series High Bay, S-Series sealed fixture and C3-Series linear fixture. The reduction in energy consumption of this new LED lighting system is expected to off set fixture and installation costs within approximately 2 years.
“Albeo products are ideal for mission critical environments like nuclear plants where quality and efficiency cannot be compromised.,” said Jeff Bisberg, Co-Founder and CEO of Albeo Technologies. “Using Albeo’s light fixtures, ensures that, the Palo Verde power plant will receive optimal light placed exactly where it is needed, while still saving the plant energy and related maintenance costs.”
Palo Verde’s 4,000 megawatt capacity serves over 4 million people throughout the Southwest. While Arizona Public Service is the lead owner, the plant is joint-owned by seven utilities in Arizona, California, New Mexico and Texas.
About Albeo Technologies
Albeo Technologies is a leading LED Lighting manufacturer for industrial and commercial buildings, such as cold storage, data centers, retail, schools and commercial buildings. The Albeo products range from high bay and low bay solutions, to linear, surface mount and under cabinet fixtures. The company has lit over 8 million square-feet of space to date and won 16 independently-judged awards, including 6 from the US Department of Energy (DOE). Albeo’s fully customizable, reliable and low-maintenance LED lighting products offer energy savings up to 95% and an ROI of 1-3 years. For more information, please visit http://www.albeotech.com.
Lisa Ann Pinkerton
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