TRC Blog

Emily Cieszynski (10 posts)

Why Should You Replace Your Metal Halides with LED Lights?

Making the switch from metal halides to LED can create huge energy savings and improved light quality.

November 16, 2022

Benefits of having LED Exterior Lighting during the Winter

Extreme weather and dark days make exterior lighting extra important during the winters, especially in Minnesota.

October 31, 2022

A New Wave of Customer Needs: Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Installing electric vehicle (EV) charging stations is the new way businesses are staying caught up with evolving customer needs. Not only are EV charging stations becoming a new standard for customers with electric vehicles, but the charging stations can also benefit the businesses installing them.

September 6, 2022

Why Shop Women-Owned? Powerful Benefits to Partnering with a WOSB

Did you know we are certified women-owned?! We are apart of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council!

August 24, 2022

Jerry Gamble Boys and Girls Club of the Twin Cities- Lighting Project (with Video!)

Retrofit Lighting & Design upgraded the exterior lighting & interior lighting at the Jerry Gamble Boys & Girls Club of the Twin Cities. We were able to improve the lighting quality and create a better environment for the kids, while also lowering the energy costs for the building. This upgrade created a $7,000 a year savings on an energy basis!

August 9, 2022

Boys and Girls Club of the Twin Cities Lighting Upgrade Sneak Peak (Video)

Retrofit Lighting & Design upgraded the exterior lighting & interior lighting at the Jerry Gamble Boys & Girls Club of the Twin Cities! The costs for this project were cut in half through rebates, grants, and partnerships. We were able to not only improve the lighting quality and create a better environment for the kids, but also lower the energy costs for the building.

July 27, 2022

Double Bonus Rebate Dollars on Tubes for Limited Time!

Xcel is now offering double bonus rebate dollars on tubes for a limited time! If you have been thinking about upgrading your tube lighting, now is the time!

July 22, 2022

25% Bonus Rebates for LED Tubes Now Available!

The One-Stop Efficiency Shop, sponsored by Xcel Energy, is now offering 25% more in rebates for LED tubes alongside their existing bonus rebates for interior DLC and DLC Premium fixtures.

July 11, 2022

Retrofit Electric – Sneak Peek of AMR Warehouse Project!

We’re not just doing lighting anymore! Check out our Retrofit Electric crew at work on an office-buildout project at the Advanced Masonry Restoration (AMR) Warehouse in St. Paul, MN!

July 7, 2022

Xcel Energy 2022 Energy Efficient Partner Award

We are thrilled to announce that The Retrofit Companies, Inc. is a recipient of the Xcel Energy’s 2022 Energy Efficient Partner Award.

June 30, 2022