Marcus Hook Borough will be replacing municipal building, parking lot and pier lighting with Stouch Lighting LEDs

Jan. 10, 2012
Date Announced: 10 Jan 2012 Marcus Hook, PA – Stouch Lighting released today that it has been chosen by Marcus Hook Borough, to replace existing interior and exterior lighting fixtures with new LED lights, and OptaLume technology. These new fixtures, provided by Stouch Lighting, will replace current lighting in the Borough’s Municipal Building, river pier and parking lot. OptaLume technology is an exclusive product that is only featured by Stouch Lighting. OptaLume is a highly reflective substrate which retrofits existing recessed fluorescent fixtures without sacrificing the current lighting quality. Upon completion, the new LED and OptaLume light fixtures will enhance the quality of light and create energy savings ranging from 50% to 93% for Marcus Hook Borough.Funding was possible for Marcus Hook through the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block grant. (EECBG) This was awarded to the county through the American Recovery Reinvestment Act (ARRA). President Obama signed the ARRA into law on February 17, 2009. This act is an extraordinary response to promote economic recovery and growth. “Marcus Hook is a very family oriented, pedestrian-friendly community,” said Bruce Dorbian, Borough Manager of Marcus Hook. “These new lights are going to brighten up our borough, increase safety, and save us money. We are looking forward to project completion.” “In particular, our effort to significantly reduce energy and maintenance consumption for Marcus Hook allows our company to not only help reduce costs, but improve lighting quality in their community,” Justin Stouch, Director of Operations, Supply & Service Chain for Stouch Lighting said.About Stouch Lighting: Headquartered in Aston, PA, Stouch Lighting is a LED lighting distributor with over 20 years of extensive knowledge in the lighting industry. We distribute a vast selection of LED lighting products from various manufacturers. Stouch Lighting is also the exclusive distributor of OptaLume, an innovative technology of highly reflective plastic substrate. Stouch Lighting provides a “Best Solution” approach, for your specific environment. We assess, educate, and evaluate each application and then recommend the best LED solution for your environment. We provide you with cost of ownership models, Return on Investment (ROI) analysis, LED to HID energy comparison matrix and cost verification to reduce your operating costs and maximize your energy savings. For more information visit our website at and follow us on twitter @StouchLighting.

Caley Tate Communications Editor Stouch Lighting 525 Turner Industrial way


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