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EPAct 179D Tax Deduction

Posted by Helen H. on Apr 11, 2016 3:27:06 PM

With the tax deadline looming, many businesses are scrambling for ways to reduce their tax burden, looking for any deduction, rebate, or incentive that can chip away at what they owe Uncle Sam. One important—and often overlooked—way to increase the return on investment on commercial buildings is through the EPAct 179D Tax Deduction that incentivizes energy efficient building design.

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Topics: Energy Efficiency, EPAct, energy efficienct lighting, Incentives, Tax incentives, Tax Bill, Tax Extenders

Finding the Right Light: Navigate the World of Lighting Retrofits

Posted by Allison C. on Jul 22, 2015 10:49:00 AM

 

Phase 1: Learning to Ask the Right Questions

We can’t emphasize it enough, lighting is one of the most important investments you can make in your business. It can change the way your customers view your product, increase your worker’s productivity, maintain safety, and change the overall feel of a room. But like many people we meet, you may be wondering what light is right for your business and overwhelmed at navigating the world of lighting. Here we’ll go into the process and the questions you should be asking along the way.

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Topics: Lighting, Lighting Analysis, Utility Rebates, LEDs, Commercial Lighting, ROI, Lighting supply, Interior Lighting, Energy Efficiency, Retrofit, Lighting Controls, Daylighting, Construction Budget, Photometrics, Lighting Selection, Lighting Professional, EPAct, energy efficienct lighting, Controls, Lighting consultant, EDSS, Lighting package, Turnkey Lighting Solutions, Retrofits