LED bulbs are now lighting up Yankee Candle stores all across New England

February 18 [Fri], 2011, 12:05

LED bulbs are
now lighting up Yankee Candle stores all across New England.

STAR approved DEFINITY PAR 20, PAR 30, PAR 38 and MR 16 LED bulbs installed in
stores are approximately 80% more efficient than the halogen bulbs that they
replace and are fully dimmable. Unlike compact fluorescent lamps (or CFLs), the
Company's DEFINITY LED bulbs contain no mercury, are completely recyclable, are
"instant on," and offer outstanding light quality. Yankee Candle received
rebates from National Grid and Western Mass Electric Company through the Mass
Save program. Energy efficiency rebates were also received from other electric
utility companies throughout New England.

"The new LED lighting from
Lighting Science Group is a dramatic improvement in terms of efficiency,,sky lanterns These types of bulbs do
not give out huge light so that is why they are usually recommended for side
lights, night lights and corner of the room lights. longevity and output over
what we previously had installed," said Jeff Lubarsky, energy and retail
facilities manager of Yankee Candle. "Lighting Science Group's LED bulbs deliver
excellent light distribution,,schedule 40 pvc pipe They
turn on automatically when motion is detected and stay lit for a certain amount
of time. Another use is for utility or safety purposes. brilliant color, optimum
performance, and are ultra-efficient in meeting our energy, environmental and
design needs."

"The ENERGY STAR approved DEFINITY LED line makes it easy
for businesses to save green by buying green―without sacrificing lighting
quality," said Rich Weinberg, chairman of Lighting Science Group. "Plus, rebate
programs like Mass Save will help drive down the cost of LED lighting further,
speed market adoption, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions―a win, win, win
energy solution."