LED High Bay Light series deliver Energy Savings and the Lowest Total Cost of Ownership

See the Energy Savings and Low Cost for the USA Made LED High Bay Light series by one of the leading American LED Light Manufacturers.

This information is for LED lighting professionals to help assess the energy savings and CO2 emissions reduction data on warehouses and storage facilities. LED High Bay Light Fixtures and LED warehouse lighting are ideal energy efficiency measures for warehouse lighting as well as for distribution center lighting, beverage distribution center lighting, beer distribution center lighting, and LED industrial lighting overall.

 

U.S Warehouse and Storage Facilities – LED Savings Calculations

U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)
EIA: Number of Warehouse and Storage Facilities 597,000
EIA: Sq. Ft. of U.S. Warehouse and Storage Facilities 10,078,000,000
Savings Highlights
Annual Energy Savings with LED Retrofits $3,042,297,006
Annual Tons of CO2 Emission Reductions with LED Retrofits 16,986,158
Lifetime Energy Savings with LED Retrofits $27,783,534,300
Lifetime Tons of CO2 Emission Reductions with LED Retrofits 155,124,733
Based on Average of AHRAE and Fixture Calculations:
Average Annual Energy Savings / Sq.  Ft. with LEDs $0.30
Average Annual lbs of CO2 Savings / Sq.  Ft. with LED 3.37
General Assumptions for Warehouse and Storage Facilities
Average U.S. Cost per kWh $0.12
Average Daily Hours of Operation
(Assumption of 50/50 for 12 hours and 24 hours)
18
Annual Hours of Operation 6,570
Average LED life in hours 60,000
Average LED life in years (at these Hours of Operation) 9.13
Lbs / Ton 2,000
CALCULATION Path by National AHRAE Averages
ASHRAE Watts / Sq. Ft. for Warehouse and Storage Facilities 0.66
Savings with LEDs (More Conservative than Fixture Data) 60%
Watts Saved / Sq. Ft. 0.40
kWh Saved / Sq. Ft. / Year 2.6017
Average Annual Energy Savings / Sq.  Ft. with LEDs $0.31
Average Annual lbs of CO2 Savings / Sq.  Ft. with LED 3.49
CALCULATION Path by Fixture Data
Common Existing Metal Halide Fixture Wattage 450
Common 6 Tube T5 (54W) Fluorescent Fixture Wattage 324
Average Existing Watts for Warehouse and Storage Fixtures
(Assumption of 50/50 for Metal Halide and Fluorescent)
387
LED Fixture Wattage 174
Watts Saved / Fixture 213
% Saved 65.74%
Annual kWh Savings per Fixture 1,399
Average Savings per Fixture/year $167.93
Average sq. ft. of coverage area per Fixture
(Assumption of 24′ x 24′ Ceiling Grid)
576
Average Annual Energy Savings / Sq.  Ft. with LEDs $0.29
DOE Data: Average lbs of CO2 Emission Reduction / kWh Saved 1.34
Average lbs of CO2 Emission Reduction / Fixture / Year 1,875
Average Annual lbs of CO2 Savings / Sq.  Ft. with LED 3.26

 

U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Number of Buildings and Sq. Ft.: Source Data

ASHRAE Watts / Sq. Ft.: Source Data

U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) CO2 Emissions Reduction: Source Data

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