Save with green living cuts costs

2017-09-28 06:01

IMAGINE saving hundreds of Rands a year on your electricity bill.

In keeping with the move towards green living, eco-conscious Echo Elektries in Jeffreys Bay offers a wide variety of LED lighting - cutting costs by using less electricity.

Benefits of using LED Lighting

Long life

Long life time stands out as the number one b enefit of LED lights. LED bulbs and diodes have an outstanding operational life time expectation of up to 100 000 hours - this is 11 years of continuous operation.

2. Energy Efficiency

About 80% of the electrical energy is converted to light, while 20% is lost and converted into other forms of energy such as heat. With traditional incandescent light bulbs, some 80% of the electricity is lost as heat.

3. Ecologically Friendly

LED lights are free of toxic chemicals.

4. Durable Quality

LEDs are extremely durable and built with sturdy components that are highly rugged and can withstand even the roughest conditions.

5. Zero UV Emissions

LED illumination produces little infrared light and close to no UV emissions.

6. Design Flexibility

LEDs can be combined in any shape to produce highly efficient illumination.

7. Operational in Extreme Temperatures

LEDs are ideal for operation under cold and low outdoor temperature settings .

8. Light Dispersement

LED is designed to focus its light and can be directed to a specific location without the use of an external reflector, achieving a higher application efficiency than conventional lighting.

9. Instant Lighting and Frequent Switching

LED lights brighten up immediately and has great advantages for infrastructure projects such as traffic lights.

10. Low-voltage

A low-voltage power supply is sufficient for LED illumination. This makes it easy to use LED lighting in outdoor settings by connecting an external solar-energy source.

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