Camp Lejeune Gets Greener

Camp Lejeune, NC is becoming greener and more energy efficient with the addition of photovoltaic panels, geothermal heat pumps, LED lighting and other energy-saving devices. Photovoltaic panels and LED lighting are being installed on booths at the Base Exchange, new barracks opening in 2013 will have net zero energy usage producing as much energy as they use. Carports and open areas across the base will also receive photovoltaic panels and 60 LED streetlamps will be installed at base gates. The LED lights will save 50 percent in energy costs and 90 percent on maintenance costs. You can cut your energy and maintenance costs on outdoor lighting with underwater LED dock lights. Save money and the environment with underwater LED lights. Thanks to JDNews.com for some of the information in this story.

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