02 Jun '15, 1pm

#Luiis_3x ] Frank Lloyd Wright’s historic home cuts energy bill 60% with over 2,000 LEDs: Tw... [ #Luispokel ]

Two of Frank Lloyd Wright’s historic estates are being updated with super efficient LEDs as part of an overall effort to reduce energy use, while keeping true to Wright’s vision. Taliesin West and Taliesin, located in Arizona and Wisconsin, respectively, are gaining over 2,000 LEDs in the upgrade. After an energy audit of the property, caretakers learned that they could offset the utility costs by 51 percent by providing more energy efficient lighting. After an extensive search for new lighting that would keep the look and feel of the property in alignment with the Wright’s vision, OSRAM Sylvania was selected to supply the cost-effective lighting upgrade.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/frank-lloyd-wrights-historic-home-cu...

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