LUXADD Partners with Kilowatt Depot to Introduce the Express T5 Retrofit Kit …
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Kilowatt Depot a leading distributor of green and renewable energy products for the U.S. and South America

Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 28, 2012

LUXADD, the only U.S. manufacturer of the new Express T5 Retrofit Kit Series to meet new Federal law mandating replacement of standard T12 fluorescent tube has announced a distribution partnership with Kilowatt Depot, also based in Miami.

It’s a perfect fit for LUXADD. Kilowatt Depot Corp is a rapidly growing renewable energy and energy-conservation products distributor based in Miami, FL. The company provides renewable energy products which include but are not limited to solar panels, solar thermal systems, and solar pool/water pumping systems, and wind turbines, LED lighting and energy-efficient appliances.

Carlos Abad, CEO of Kilowatt Depot said: “The LUXADD T5 retrofit kit is an important addition to the green and energy efficient products we sell to consumers. There is huge potential for the T5 tube both in terms of saving energy as well as complying with Federal law mandating replacement of the…………… continues on Virtual-Strategy Magazine

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GUEST POST: New Energy-Efficient Lighting Changes Take Effect This Summer
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Danielle Stewart has written before about the five benefits of lighting retrofits for commercial or warehouse spaces with lighting that can be more energy efficient.  Here, along a similar line of thought, she addresses the old standard T-12 fluorescent lamp.

Lighting Terms Used in this news:

T5 — 5/8″ diameter fluorescent lamps. “T” stands for tubular, while the number “5” stands for the 5 in 5/8”. Therefore a T8 lamp would be a Tubular 8/8”, or 1” diameter lamp.

T8 — 1″ diameter fluorescent lamps.

T12 — 1 1/2″ diameter fluorescent lamps.

Please see the lighting glossary for more details

A couple of years back the  Department of Energy (DOE) s…………… continues on Green Building Elements

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