A well-known and established business in the industry with over 33 years of solid experience in commercial lighting distribution, Atlanta Light Bulbs is rounding out its portfolio through new consultative offerings that can bring dramatic savings to commercial operations. For example, a recent LED retrofit to a 140,000 sq. ft. warehouse resulted in 72% energy reduction, ROI Payback in 8.4 months, and total annual operational savings of $26,699. Read more
“We are addressing a rapidly changing lighting industry and digitally sophisticated customers with higher expectations of their experiences with us,” said Doug Root, ALB Energy Solutions CEO. “For the first time, we are now being asked to come up with solutions to help them with their energy efficiency goals. And we’re very excited to now to offer customers a clear path towards capturing those substantial energy savings.”
Root added, “Small changes can make a big difference and lighting is the first place in a facility to look for savings because changes are usually easy, inexpensive, and have a quick payback period.”
Under the new, solutions-based business model, ALB Energy Solutions consultants will thoroughly evaluate each customer’s lighting needs, and provide comprehensive lighting recommendations. Turnkey services include:
- Lighting Energy Analysis
- Energy Efficient Lighting & LED Options
- Utility Rebate Calculations and Advice
- Lighting Installation & Removal
- Project Financing
Target markets include Contractors, Electricians, Facility Engineers, Maintenance Managers, Project Managers, Sustainability Directors, and Consultants
ALB Energy Solutions also offers recycling, customized buying plans, easy re-ordering, and auto replenishment services to save customers time and effort.
All products are tested and selected based on manufacturer’s longevity and viability. Comprehensive warranties as well as ability to perform as a seasoned lighting company, are key to product selection.
Products feature Energy Star, Design Light Consortium (DLC) or Lighting Design Lab (LDL) qualified certifications.
Norah Silva Added to ALB Energy Solutions Team
In a related move, Norah Silva has been hired to join the ALB Energy Solutions Team and help lead new business development and the marketing outreach. Norah has more than a decade of interdisciplinary professional experience, serving in various sales and marketing positions in LED lighting, commercial photography, sustainability, and Green initiatives. “Norah is passionate about creating a sustainable world”, said Root. “That, combined with her strong hands-on background in lighting solutions, make her a perfect choice to help convey our value proposition to our customers and prospects.”
Note: Widespread use of LED lighting has the greatest potential impact on energy savings in the United States. According to the US Department of Energy, by 2027, widespread use of LEDs could save about 348 TWh* of electricity. This is the equivalent annual electrical output of 44 large electric power plants (1000 megawatts each) and a total savings of more than $30 billion at today’s electricity prices.
Since 1981, Atlanta Light Bulbs has been providing energy saving solutions and a full range of lighting products. ALB Energy Solutions -powered by Atlanta Light Bulbs – provides solutions backed by over 33 years of solid experience in commercial lighting distribution, along with a full line of strategically sourced, energy efficient innovative lighting technologies. While our main objective is to conserve energy used by lighting, we also have an extensive knowledge base and portfolio to offer our customers both new and innovative technologies as well as traditional and alternative lighting sources to make the most of their lighting budgets.