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April 18, 2024

Earth Day 2024: Lighting the Path to Sustainability

In 2023, global efforts to boost energy efficiency gained traction, with the International Energy Agency reporting a push to double the rate of progress to 4%. This ambitious goal could slash energy bills by a third and contribute half of the CO2 reductions needed by 2030. Moreover, annual investment in energy efficiency soared by 45% since 2020, indicating a growing commitment to sustainable practices worldwide.

The industrial and commercial LED lighting market continued its upward trajectory, reaching a remarkable $53.54 billion in 2023, up from $43.62 billion the previous year. This underscores the widespread adoption of energy-efficient lighting solutions.

Recycling light fixtures and curbing energy waste through advanced lighting technologies remain a crucial part of the drive for sustainability. With over half of the world’s lighting market now embracing LED technology, the transition to more efficient lighting solutions is well underway.

At Bay Lighting, we’re dedicated to propelling these sustainability efforts forward. Our commitment to providing accessible and efficient light bulb recycling services extends beyond Maryland, offering organizations and property owners the tools they need to minimize their environmental footprint.

In honor of Earth Day 2024, let’s take a look at Bay Lighting’s effort towards a more sustainable society in the previous year:

Bay Lighting's recycling statistics for 2023 infographic

Click here to download our Earth Day infographic, and contact Bay Lighting to learn more about our convenient and affordable commercial lighting recycling services. Also, check out our quick lamp recycling calculator for an estimate. Together, let’s continue illuminating the path toward a greener, more sustainable future.

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May 13, 2024
Each year, Earth Day invites us to reflect on the environmental impact of our daily choices and the ways we can build a healthier planet. In the spirit of this day, let’s explore the significant role that lighting plays in our environmental footprint.
April 18, 2024
In 2023, global efforts to boost energy efficiency gained traction, with the International Energy Agency reporting a push to double the rate of progress to 4%. This ambitious goal could slash energy bills by a third and contribute half of the CO2 reductions needed by 2030. Moreover, annual investment in energy efficiency soared by 45% since 2020, indicating a growing commitment to sustainable practices worldwide.

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