What Are The Costs You Will Save Converting Your Parking Area over to LED

//What Are The Costs You Will Save Converting Your Parking Area over to LED

What Are The Costs You Will Save Converting Your Parking Area over to LED

Everyone always are trying to lower their monthly expenses. Whether home, office, warehouse, building or retail shopping center, you might have lights that current have either Metal Halide or High Pressure sodium light bulbs. So what are the costs you will save if you convert to LED? This article does the math for you.

Here are two comparisons, converting 400W Metal Halide and 1000W Metal Halide over to LED. We will compare it to lights that will produce high quality light that will give your outdoor lot a safe, highly lit environment. We will use 12 hours a day operating time, essentially these lights are only turned on at night.

1 – Replace 400W Metal Halide

Each 400W Metal Halide actually consumes around 455W, including the power the ballast consumes. We will use a 120W LED Outdoor Shoebox Fixture producing 16,800 lumens, backed with a 5 year warranty.

Using our Energy Savings Calculator per fixture per year over 400 watt Metal Halide: 

  • .10 kw/h, savings are $148.92 per fixture per year
  • .12 kw/h, savings are $178.70 per fixture per year
  • .14 kw/h, savings are $208.49 per fixture per year
  • .16 kw/h, savings are $238.27 per fixture per year
  • .18 kw/h, savings are $268.06 per fixture per year
  • .20 kw/h, savings are $297.84 per fixture per year

2 – Replace 1000W Metal Halide

Each 1000W Metal Halide actually consumes around 1150W, including the power the ballast consumes. We will use a 300W LED Outdoor Shoebox Fixture producing 42,900 lumens, backed with a 5 year warranty.

Using our Energy Savings Calculator per fixture per year over 1000 watt Metal Halide: 

  • .10 kw/h, savings are $372.30 per fixture per year
  • .12 kw/h, savings are $446.76 per fixture per year
  • .14 kw/h, savings are $521.22 per fixture per year
  • .16 kw/h, savings are $595.68 per fixture per year
  • .18 kw/h, savings are $670.14 per fixture per year
  • .20 kw/h, savings are $744.60 per fixture per year
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