Goodwill Industries Receives Significant Lighting Makeover
Goodwill Industries of Northeast Iowa sorts through over 1 million pounds of donations each year. This operation was happening in dingy fluorescent lighting. Efficient Technologies proposed switching to high bay LED fixtures. The new layout significantly reduced energy costs, provided more light throughout the warehouse space, and MidAmerican Energy paid for nearly half of the project with rebate programs. Read the full story here.
MidAmerican Energy Lighting Pilot Program
MidAmerican Energy offers a new lighting program for select zip codes in Iowa. The pilot program offers rebates that pay up to $.26 per kWh saved. The MidAmerican energy rebates are capped at covering 80 percent of the total project cost. Both indoor and outdoor fixtures are eligible for this program. Read more to see if your area qualifies for this program!
The Experience of Carousel Motors
Carousel Motors in Iowa City, Iowa saw a significant reduction in lighting energy usage with a switch to LED lighting. They are on pace for a 24 month payback and 70 percent of the project was covered by utility rebates. Read their story here!