Graybar Lighting Case Studies

Learn how Graybar can save you maintenance time and energy costs on lighting by reviewing one of our case studies below.

  • Graybar PowerSmart Helps Asurion Maximize Cost Savings with LED Upgrades

    Asurion expects an annual operating cost savings of $37,000, in addition to a substantial utility rebate from Tennessee Valley Authority. Thanks to the lighting upgrades, light levels of the parking lot have increased, while wattage readings show an overall 76 percent energy savings.


  • Graybar Helps Commerce Bank Invest in Outdoor Lighting Upgrades

    With the upgrade to their lighting and lighting controls, Commerce expects to save more than $75,000 annually in energy savings, with an average payback of four years with maintenance savings. Commerce also benefitted from approximately $50,000 in Ameren utility incentives.


  • Graybar Upgrades Parking Lot Lighting at Corporate Facility

    The new LED fixtures are projected to reduce annual energy consumption by 31,556 kilowatt hours. The McGraw-Edison LED fixtures are expected to last 10 years with little or no maintenance required, resulting in an estimated $15,000 in maintenance savings over that period of time.


  • Graybar PowerSmart Helps Reduce Energy and Maintenance for Greenville Health Systems

    Thanks to the lamp upgrades, the expected annual energy usage for the GHS boiler room was reduced from 105,960 kWh to 38,106 kWh. Greenville Health Systems expects to save approximately $34,394 in annual operating costs, with a 60% reduction in greenhouse gases.


  • Graybar Helps Panduit Upgrade Lighting System

    The 1,700 new fixtures installed at Panduit’s DeKalb facility provide a 61 percent wattage reduction and are expected to decrease Panduit’s maintenance costs by approximately 50 percent.


  • Graybar Helps Country Club Enhance Member Experience

    Thanks to the LED lighting upgrades, Forest Hills expects a first-year energy savings of approximately $10,862, which would result in a five and a half month payback, and projected 10-year energy savings of approximately $143,133.


  • Graybar Brings New Light and Energy Solutions to Powell Hall

    By installing the new fixtures, the Symphony is projected to save more than $15,000 in energy savings and more than 40,000 total watts after one year of use. Overall, the project is expected to save the Symphony more than $200,000 over the next 10 years, with the longest payback on investment taking only 10 months.


  • Graybar Helps Light Up Learning in Illinois School District

    Lighting is quickly becoming one of the most exciting areas of technology in education. After considering all the positive impacts a lighting upgrade could have on his school, Chicago area school superintendent Art Fessler turned to Graybar to make a dramatic change with new lighting.


  • Graybar PowerSmart Provides Turnkey Lighting Solution to Texas Parking Lot

    After switching lighting from CFL to LED, the corporate campus expects to save approximately 261,513 kWh (or $20,290) annually in energy costs, or approximately $43,230 annually in total energy and maintenance savings. The estimated payback period is about three years and has sparked interest for additional upgrades.


  • Graybar Helps Shed New Light on the World's Best Collection of Motorcycles

    High energy costs and maintenance concerns led Barber Museum to begin looking for a new lighting solution to replace the thousands of halogen lamps throughout the museum. After lamp replacement, the museum expects to save more than $62,000 in annual energy costs.