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Mar 12, 2013

Lighting Tips

Celebrate Earth Day with Green, Eco-Friendly Lighting

The first Earth Day was created in 1970 by Gaylord Nelson, a US Senator from Wisconsin, to encourage an appreciation of the natural environment and promote a change to more energy-efficient and eco-friendly practices. Earth Day is observed every year on April 22nd in 175 countries and may be one of the largest secular holidays in the world. Do your part to restore the natural elements that sustain healthful life on planet earth and celebrate Earth Day by creating a more energy-efficient, green living space in your home.
One of the simplest and easiest ways to reduce your carbon footprint is to choose high-efficiency lightingCapitol Lighting offers a wide selection of energy-efficient, green lighting options such as LED lighting products and energy-star rated fluorescent fixtures.  Whether your home’s decor is traditional or modern, you are sure to find the perfect eco-friendly, high-efficiency light fixtures to coordinate seamlessly with your home’s decorating scheme at Capitol Lighting and
Celebrate Earth Day with promotions on Capitol Lighting’s most eco-friendly and energy-star rated designs.  Check out new creations from Hinkley Lighting, including decorative energy-star rated, Energy-Smart and Dark Sky fixtures from the “Thistledown” collection featuring a Victorian bronze finish with amber linen seedy glass lenses and the “Casa Exterior” collection in a classic, olde black finish with light amber etched glass.
Visit a Capitol Lighting showroom on Earth Day this Friday, April 22nd or, shop online at for our huge selection of eco friendly light fixtures that will illuminate your home AND protect life on planet earth. In keeping with Earth Day celebrations, enjoy excellent discounts on Capitol Lighting &’s elegant and exclusive selection of Energy Star rated lighting, LED lighting products, and energy-saving fluorescent light fixtures and by shopping at one of the largest online selections of green lighting options for your home at,