Stories tagged: led
Sat., Jan. 27, 2018
LED bulbs: Time to switch on new lights
Since LED lightbulbs cost more but use less energy, how soon would they pay for themselves? In some places, it can take as little as a couple months, depending on …
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 6 a.m.
CdA tech startup Rohinni starts getting national attention
Rohinni, a LED lighting manufacturing company based in Coeur d’Alene, is starting to get some national attention and is looking to raise $15 million in capital during the first quarter …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 3:27 p.m.
The difference between night and day is disappearing, scientists warn
The distinction between day and night is disappearing in the most heavily populated regions of the Earth, a rapid shift with profound consequences for human health and the environment, according …
Sat., July 29, 2017
Lighting that makes a statement
Creative new shapes and technology mean that home lighting fixtures often do far more than provide illumination. They can be exciting and sculptural works of art.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 12:30 p.m.
Moscow residents complain about too-bright LED streetlights
The city of Moscow is replacing streetlights with energy-efficient LED bulbs that some residents complain are too bright for residential neighborhoods.
Sun., Feb. 14, 2016, 5 a.m.
Doug Clark: LED street lights a global scourge
Doug Clark feels vindicated by published reports bemoaning the change to LED street lights.
Sun., Oct. 25, 2015
Doug Clark: The livin’ is easy under Avista’s new streetlights
Thank God Avista wasn’t around some 2,000 years ago. The Three Wise Men would have never found baby Jesus.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 20, 2015, 8:18 p.m.
New LED streetlights are green, but have some Spokane residents seeing red
As part of a five-year project to replace 30,000 company-owned streetlights with energy-efficient bulbs, Avista has begun switching out the orange glow of sodium lights with the bright white of …
Mon., Feb. 25, 2013
Getting There: New LED signs planned for I-90, Highway 2
Five electronic highway signs on Interstate 90 and U.S. Highway 2 in the Spokane area are getting an update this year. The existing signs date to 1995 and use outdated …
Wed., Nov. 17, 2010
Associated Industries spends $30,000 to switch to LED
When Jim DeWalt decided to spend $30,000 to convert all the interior and exterior lights at Associated Industries, he did it to save money. DeWalt is the president of Spokane-based …