Ellwood City, PA – Appalachian Lighting Systems, Inc. (ALSI) announced updates today that its ALLED™ brand industrial-grade, solid state lighting (SSL) products, installed throughout the US, have amassed over 26 million hours of combined operational service. ALSI upped the ante by stating that its SSL products, including its early-design luminaires installed in the first few months after its founding 4 years ago, have achieved an operational reliability rating of over 99%.

ALSI’s operational metrics translate into significant, documented energy savings for its customers, and substantial environmental benefits for the US, including:

ALLED™ Customers’ Average Energy Reduction: 76.5%
ALLED™ CO2 reduction contribution to date (lbs): 6,444,342
ALLED™ SO2 reduction contribution to date (lbs): 25,588
ALLED™ NOx reduction contribution to date (lbs): 9,951

ALSI President David McAnally stated, “We are very pleased that our ALLED™ brand SSL products continue to perform over the long term very, very, reliably. We continue to believe other SSL companies need to publish independent third party audited results for their product operational history. Product longvity and reliability metrics are fundamental to building confidence in any new product, or in any new industry. ALSI’s significant operational metrics continue to provide strong testimony to ALSI’s engineering and design principles, and careful manufacturing processes.”