Earth Day Program for Made in USA LED Lighting

Ask about our Annual Earth Day Programs around the U.S.

Since we are an LED manufacturer that is based in Greater Philadelphia, we started the Earth Day promotion to support companies in southeastern Pennsylvania with our “Made in PA” LED Lighting. Here is a sample of our first Press Release:

Earth Day Program for Made in PA LED Lighting with PECO Rebates

WAYNE, PA, February 16, 2015 —Independence LED  ( the professional lighting solutions partner with Pennsylvania made LED manufacturing experience and insight, announces today a new Earth Day Program for Made in PA LED Lighting with Philadelphia Electric Company PECO ( rebates.

This April 22 is the 45th Anniversary of Earth Day, and Independence LED will provide complimentary “Energy Intelligence” services including commercial lighting assessments, ROI reports, and rebate coordination in addition to the PECO Smart Ideas incentives. This opportunity is for commercial customers who contact 484-588-5401 or by the end of April and purchase the LEDs by the end of the second quarter of 2015.

Light Emitting Diode (LED) technology lasts longer and helps cost-effectively reduce electricity costs by 50% or more over traditional lighting. Plus, local manufacturing helps create jobs in the region. The combination of Independence LED’s services and the PECO rebates is an excellent reason for decision makers to take action this spring and change inefficient fluorescent tubes to new Made in PA LED tubes.

“We applaud PECO’s leadership to offer the incentive program that puts money in the pockets of business owners and operators,” said Charlie Szoradi, CEO of Independence LED, “When we moved our manufacturing from China to Southeastern, PA in 2010, we started seeing sales from the U.S. NAVY to Fortune 100 companies in New York City. The PECO incentives and our match will help buyers in our own Philadelphia area start to realize the savings.”

PECO is the largest electric and natural gas utility in Pennsylvania, serving approximately 1.6 million electric customers across 2,100 square miles in the following counties: Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, Philadelphia, and York. PECO is a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation. Exelon Corporation (, the nation’s largest competitive energy provider.

PECO Smart Ideas: Effective March 25, 2015, eligible linear LED tubes must be listed on the DesignLights Consortium (DLC) Qualified Products List and lamps must have either:

  1. An integrated driver and be driven through electronic T8 fluorescent ballast or
  2. Lamps must be driven via external LED driver.


Independence LED Advantages:  Independence LED has the advanced DLC listed external driver technology not only for LED tubes but also for LED parking garage fixtures and industrial high bays. We are committed to providing lighting solutions across Greater Philadelphia. The Company won the 2011 Green Business of the Year Award by the Philadelphia Main Line Chamber of Commerce and won the 2013 Best Lighting Retrofit by the U.S. Green Building Council for the Urban Green Awards. Differentiators include Made in PA, 10 Year Warranty, 100,000 hour life LEDs, Dimming Standard with Optional Sensors, Battery Back-Up, and Reflectors for Aisle Lighting, plus $0 upfront cost financing with cash flow positive results from the start and the new PECO incentives. We bring you expertise from auditing to sourcing and from rebate administration to financing. Independence LED delivers reliable and cost-effective LED lighting solutions. Period.