Metro Lighting

Brentwood, Missouri

ENERGY STAR Award for Excellence

As Missouris largest lighting distributor, Metro Lightings efforts to promote the sale of ENERGY STAR certified lighting products distinguishes it as an industry leader. Metro Lighting is receiving ENERGY STAR recognition for its noteworthy efforts in training and education on energy-efficient lighting and ENERGY STAR. Key 2012 accomplishments include:

  • Stocking more than 200 ENERGY STAR certified lighting fixtures and bulbs, including a variety of ceiling fans, vent fans, decorative fixtures, LED bulbs, and commercial light fixtures.
  • Leveraging a strong partnership with the local utility to offer incentives for ENERGY STAR certified lighting products, including an instant rebate on ENERGY STAR certified light fixtures.
  • Providing extensive employee education on ENERGY STAR certified lighting products through numerous vendor and utility collaborations and creative training tactics.
  • Increasing consumer knowledge of energy-efficient lighting through updated Web content, in-store materials, and several community events, including the Metro Lighting Show Me LED event, the St. Louis Earth Day festival, and the Missouri Botanical Gardens Green Home Great Health Fair.
  • Demonstrating leadership in environmental stewardship through facilitating the recycling of more than 37,000 light bulbs, and installing electric vehicle charging stations in showroom parking lots and solar panels on the flagship showroom rooftop.