LED Facts

January 15, 2016

Upstate LED, Rochester New York

Benefits of LED tube lighting

  • Long life: LED Tubes last 50,000 hours. 11 years at 100% usage, 22 years at 50% usage. Led tubes do NOT use Ballasts….. NO MORE BALLAST REPLACEMENT…..EVER. LED tubes do not fade with age.
  • Energy Efficiency: LED tubes use 18 watts of power compared to 32 watts for a T8 fluorescent and 40-60 watts for a ballast. 18watts vs @72 watts = a 75% less electricity required to light your business.    
  • Durability: LED tubes are resistant to shock, vibrations, weather and other difficult conditions. LED tubes are not made of glass and are self contained to meet health code mandates. All our LED products are warrantied for 3 years.
  • Light Dispersement: LED tubes do not fade with age. LED tubes proved more Lumens and brighter color than T5, T8, & T12 fluorescents.
  • Instant Lighting: LED tubes are immediately light when turned on without demand charge surges, unlike fluorescent tubes.
  • Light Direction: LED lights direct light in a specific direction, reducing the need for reflectors and diffusers that can trap light.
  • Savings: LED lights save far more energy than any other light bulb. LEDs also save money! Businesses can save up to 70% off their light bill as well as 25% off their total electric bill.

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