Is LED Light Harmful to Your Health?

Questions about the harmful effects of LED lights are everywhere. Blue light blockers have become commonplace at the office, and phones have nighttime settings to minimize blue light exposure when it’s closer to bedtime. There are also claims that retinas can be harmed by blue light.  Yet, according to the EU’s Scientific Committee on Health, […]

13 years of our Why!

PEC energy savings infographic

Creating a better world starts with making changes on a smaller scale. July 2022 marks 13 years in business for North America’s most innovative energy-efficiency consultants, Pacific Energy Concepts (PEC). 13 years into a passion for creating a better world by helping commercial & industrial businesses achieve massive operational improvements, increase safety in dangerous environments, […]

How Does Lighting Improve Productivity?

Smiling worker in well lit, productive work environment

Not only does being productive leave you filled with a sense of purpose, it can also be mood-lifting, flooding a person with endorphins that give energy and motivation. The science shows that the companies that get the most out of their employees curate a workplace environment that encourages feelings of productivity. And – for all […]

5 Ways to Improve Energy Efficiency in Existing Buildings

Global demand for energy has spiked at a time when the planet faces critical decisions about the future use of fossil fuels. Projections suggest a 34% increase in energy consumption worldwide over the next twenty years, all while governments work to urgently steer Earth on a path towards zero net emissions by 2050. The world […]

What to Look Out for When Considering a Lighting Upgrade

A lot of context-dependent factors go into good lighting. There is no standard or catch-all solution that you can instantly apply to improve your lighting system. It’s crucial to bear in mind that making the wrong lighting choices can wind up doing more harm than good. Lasting success comes from working with experts who learn […]

Don’t get burned with substandard TLED lighting

Dangers of TLED Upgrades

TLED / tubular LED technology can be traced back to the early 2000s at a time where the development of white LEDs made it possible to use LEDs for general lighting. Traditionally designed to be a retrofit replacement for flourescent tubes in compatible luminaries, LED tubes (TLEDs) were an attractive option offering significant cost and […]

Energy Incentives

Reduce the upfront cost of your LED lighting project by securing electrical utility incentives/ rebates. Energy incentive management is meticulous and time-consuming work. Our incentives management team are experts who make this process seamless.