Satco Products, Inc. received notification last month from the U.S. Department of Energy that their application for relief exception, which would allow Satco to continue the manufacturing and sale of 700 series T8 lamps for an additional two years, was granted.
This allows Satco to manufacture 700 Series T8 general service lamps until July 14, 2014.
Satco currently has a substantial amount of 700 series lamps in inventory and will continue the production of these lamps for an uninterrupted supply to our customers.
About Satco Products, Inc.: Satco, established in 1966 as a New York-based company, manufactures and distributes a wide variety of lighting products to an international lighting and electrical market. Under the Satco brand (www.satco.com), product categories include incandescent, halogen, fluorescent, HID and LED energy-efficient lamps. Satco also offers lighting and manufacturing trade and consumer products such as night lights, desk lamps, extension cords and surge protectors. In June, 2005, Satco launched a new line of decorative and functional lighting fixtures sold under the Nuvo brand www.nuvolighting.com), which is strongly focused on energy efficiency, with many product styles that are Energy Star qualified. An additional 7,000-plus products service the decorative and light commercial markets. Satco acquired Hygrade, Inc. in 2008 to better serve the commercial lamp market, and in 2009, introduced a complete line of LED replacement lamps under its new Kolourone brand, which take energy efficiency to yet another plateau. Also in 2009, Satco was awarded “Energy Star Partner of the Year” by the Department of Energy and the Environmental Protection Agency. Satco operates through its offices and warehouse locations in New York, Florida, Texas, California, Washington and Puerto Rico.Tagged with lighting, SATCO, tED