Atlas Global Solutions, an international protective packaging company, cut energy costs by 75% by upgrading the plant’s lighting with smart LED lights, according to Network World. The facility installed a smart lighting system from Digital Lumens, said Atlas Global Process Engineer Frank Tavares. The system enabled Atlas to: Set preferred lighting times. Atlas’ facility operates in shifts 24/7, but only uses certain parts of the facility at certain times of the day. Tavares said the company sets time preferences to control the lighting in certain areas based on the shift and time of day, which helps reduce overall energy usage.
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