Product Spotlight: Recessed Lighting Fixture Insulation Solution
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Recessed lighting fixtures, also known as canned lighting or high hats, are in almost every home or office building. It is estimated that there are currently over 500 million fixtures in use today. They are clean looking but are notorious for being big energy wasters because of a lack of insulation. EcoCycle Solutions has a fix that is a safe, effective, and economical insulation solution to address energy loss and waste in attics and ceilings.

Patent pending CanCoverItâ„¢ is a non-IC can light insulation cover that provides an effective insulation barrier, conserving up to 98% of the energy that would otherwise be lost. Make-shift barriers are labor intensive, costly, and ineffective. Some may even be fire hazards.  The design of CanCoverIT provides an insulation barrier and manages airflow and heat transfer that eliminates conditioned air loss into the attic while it safely vents excess heat away to…………… continues on ThomasNet Industrial News Room
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INLAND: It’s lights out for 100-watt incandescent bulbs
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10:00 PM PDT on Monday, September 26, 2011

BY DARRELL R. SANTSCHI
STAFF WRITER
dsantschi@pe.com

Three years ago, when Lorraine Sealock moved into a green-conscious apartment complex in Redlands, she set out to do her part by replacing 100-watt light bulbs throughout her new home.

Her husband came home with a case of “little swirly bulbs” from Home Depot and they screwed them into 21 sockets, from vanity lights in the bathroom to the light inside their new, energy-efficient refrigerator.

“Our electric bill went down tremendously,” Sealock says. “We were paying $ 120 to $ 130 a month across town. Here, we average $ 65 to $ 70.”

Not all of that savings is attribut…………… continues on Press-Enterprise
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