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US Energy Consumption & Energy Sources | Crescent Electric Supply Company

US Energy Consumption & Energy Sources | Crescent Electric Supply Company

Come learn about the state of US energy consumption and energy sources. What are the most common power plant types per state? Which states generate and consume the most energy? And how has our energy production changed over the years? Read the full results of the study here.

Crescent Shines New Light on Dubuque Boys & Girls Club

Crescent Shines New Light on Dubuque Boys & Girls Club

LED high bay fixtures from Litetronics were used to replace failing metal-halide lamps. Compact and simple to install, the fixtures offered a 79,000-hour life with stronger lumen consistency, a sharp contrast to the 10,000-hour life and rapid lumen depreciation characteristic of the Club’s previous metal-halide lighting technology freeing up $8,000 annually.

Can a Fish Smile?

Can a  Fish Smile?

Over the last year, Crescent Electric Supply Company has worked with the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium located in Dubuque, IA. Providing upgraded LED lighting and VFDs, the museum has become more efficient, and the fish happier than ever.

Tyson Foods and Crescent Electric Illuminate Senator Ernst

Tyson Foods and Crescent Electric Illuminate Senator Ernst

The Waterloo Crescent Electric team has worked closely with the Waterloo Tyson Fresh Meats Facility since 2012 to consistently evolve their facility with a series of improvements. Here's a flashback to May 13th 2016, when Senator Joni Ernst visited the Waterloo Tyson Fresh Meats Facility and walked through the plant with Crescent Electric employees.

About GE Lighting's Lumination™ RX Series Downlight

About GE Lighting's Lumination™ RX Series Downlight

Avoid the hassle of burnt-out CFL lamps and aging CFL ballasts; it’s time to switch over to the new GE Lighting RX series downlights.

Consider the RX Series by GE Lighting. These economical lights are available in both 6-inch and 8-inch rounds with a quick connect power supply to make for easy installation.

Fluorescent’s Not Dead: The Solution for Jobs that Just Aren’t Ready for LED

Fluorescent’s Not Dead: The Solution for Jobs that Just Aren’t Ready for LED

When specifying jobs where upfront costs, payback, and a current lighting system are a hurdle, GE Lighting provides a solution with its line of fluorescent Super eXtended Life (SXL) T8 lamps

Many factors go into a decision to upgrade from incandescent, halogen, or fluorescent to LED, and after weighing return on investment, the current lighting system, utility rebates, hours of operation, etc., LED doesn’t always fit the bill. Even if everything lines up in favor of a conversion, upfront LED costs often come as a surprise to the customer, and are the primary reason lighting upgrades get put on the back burner. 

Accounting for The Cost of Light

Accounting for The Cost of Light

Have you ever struggled to figure out if that new LED lamp can really save you money? Learn how easy it is to solve with just a few steps.

The best way to look at the savings is to not just compare the cost of the lamps but to look at the total “cost of light.” To do so, you need to know a few things about the lamp that needs to be replaced and the available replacement options.

Generate Long-Term Savings on Utility Bills and Overall Maintenance Costs

Generate Long-Term Savings on Utility Bills and Overall Maintenance Costs

Good electrical distributors help you save resources and take advantage of all available rebates and incentives. Crescent Electric Supply Company offers a wide range of Energy Solutions that will generate long-term savings on your utility bills and overall maintenance costs.