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Pirelli - Light As A Service

It's been a year since we launched the Light As A Service #LAAS project for our largest partner in Central Mexico - Pirelli. 

During that time our Customer:

  • reduced overall lighting costs by 66%
  • saved over 3,250,000 kWh 
  • decreased carbon footprint by over 2,000,000 kg of CO2.

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8. Connecting electricity to Yours Bills (We’ve got your back)

With a general idea of how your electricity is generated and the type of energy market your facility is in, the process of understanding your bills and the charges on them becomes much easier.

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7. The CFE Tariffs structure (We’ve got your back)

The tariff consists of 3 costs type. Cargo Fijo – Fixed charges based Cargo Unico – Unique charges based on demand and consumption Cargo Variable – Variable charges based on respective energy consumption

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6. How the CFE Tariffs are calculated (We’ve got your back)

The final tariffs rate of basic supply TFSB (Tarifas Finales del Suministro Basico) are made up of the costs of services to generate, transport, distribute and supply electricity to end users (households, business and industry).

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5. CFE tariff classification and methodology (We’ve got your back)

Currently we have 12 tariff categories, that divides into tariffs for households, small business and industry. In addition, they are connected into three different voltage levels – low, medium and high voltage.

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4. Power market in Mexico (We’ve got your back)

Electricity markets have traditionally been regulated power markets where utility companies own and control all the equipment from generators through to your electric meter. For operation and planning purposes, CFE separated the country into 17 distribution divisions (Network), which are further subdivided in the central region.

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3. Energy Consumption vs. Demand (We’ve got your back)

The amount of energy (electricity) used by consumer (consumption) is measured in kilowatt-hours (kWh), where energy used over a certain period of time (demand) is the rate at which electricity is consumed, measured in kilowatts (kW).

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2. How electricity is generated (We’ve got your back)

The electricity that is supplied to your facilities comes from many different sources. The largest energy sources for electricity are fossil fuels (coal, natural gas, and petroleum), nuclear power, and renewables (wind, hydro, solar, biomass, geothermal). The relative amounts of each fuel source used have changed over the past few decades, with natural gas displacing coal-fired power plants and heavy investment in renewable energy, particularly wind and solar.

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1. Back to Basics (We’ve got your back)

The three most basic components of electricity are voltage, current, and resistance.

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Our Overall Achievements

We have just celebrated 7 years of Argia Mexico and, taking advantage of this opportunity, I would like to quote numbers that show how many of our clients have already trusted us.

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Industrial #solarroof installation of 0.5MW is simpler than you might think

Due to many political reasons the photovoltaic (PV) business in Mexico has been slowed down, but I am not going to discuss it in this post.

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Ok, so what this #SUSTAINABILITY actually means?

For many people around the industry it is just a simple buzzword which somehow relates to ecology, but it is more than that.

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HOW TO START YOUR LIGHTING UPGRADE PROJECT?

Here you find some guidelines on how to start a lighting upgrade project in your company.

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COSTS OF DOING NOTHING!

Are you still using old and inefficient lighting system? Maybe you are looking for better and cheaper solution? Or simply you do not have time to make lighting your priority? I have a bad news for you. YOU ARE WASTING MONEY EVERY DAY!

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Increase your earnings through lighting energy savings

Operating cost reduction is the fastest way how to increase the company profit. This is easy to accomplish through energy savings.

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Good lighting increases productivity

Is there a way to increase employee productivity? The solution may be to change your lighting system.  It is obvious that having a good lighting system brings savings on energy cost. However, improving your lighting system brings many of other benefits. It is the starting point for improving workplace safety and increasing employee productivity. This is why it is an investment that will definitely benefit your bottom line.

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Let lighting as a service boost your profit!

It is time to learn about the potential of LIGHT AS A SERVICE (LAAS). Use the opportunity to upgrade to newest lighting technology without any capital investment. Exploit all the benefits of the new technology and increase your profits from the day one. Forget about maintenance and operating issues. How it works?

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Main benefits of LED lighting

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LED TECHNOLOGY: EFFICIENT AND PROFITABLE

Here are the main inputs on LED Technology profits from Tomasz Zemelka (Director of Operations) for Mexico Industry Magazine.

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