LEDs cut New York’s electricty demand this holiday season

Last Modified: Sun Dec 18 2016 11:09:39 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 750 MW
    increased demand for power from Thanksgiving through the New Year on account of holiday lighting. The statewide impact of holiday lighting is equal to powering up to 800,000 homes.
  • 35%
    reduction in demand this year compared to the same period in 2010 (1,150 MW). This reduction is largely due to the switch to energy efficient LEDs.