PLANLED Lights MLB’s First LED Stadium

The Seattle Mariners are making history by become the first major league team to install an LED lighting system in their stadium. KING’s Gary Chittim reports that with a lifespan of 50 years, the LED’s may outlast SafeCo Field.


Human Centric Lighting Society Meets at Safeco Field

The clubhouse of the Seattle Mariners is like a dream come true for the pioneers of the rapidly growing human centric lighting movement. Safeco Field was the site for the first ever Human Centric Lighting Society (HCL) Annual Conference held June 11th, 2015.


Round Rock Becomes Nation’s 1st City With Smart Street Lamps

“Through this technology now it is well lit, it feels a lot safer and not only that but now we have technology with the cameras set up there as well,” said Round Rock Police Chief Allen Banks.  Most of all, it’s shedding new light on what the future of city streets could look like.  “The important part is we want to be able to have that light in the shadows. We want people to feel safe and not worry about those shadows,” said Chief Banks.


PLANLED Sets a New Standard of Sports Lighting at Yankee Stadium

December 10, 2015

We are always looking for better ways to conserve natural resources at Yankee Stadium and are thrilled to be able to partner with GigaTera and PLANLED to install state-of-the-art LED field lighting at our venue,” said Doug Behar, Yankees Vice President of Stadium Operations. “These new lights will not only help us reduce our carbon footprint, but they will showcase all of the world-class events that take place at Yankee Stadium in the most pure and natural lighting that currently exists.”


Seattle Company Creating Lighting Technology

Our story of changing the paradigm of lighting is covered by Gary Chittim with King 5.  Beginning with this coverage, Gary Chittim grew in his interest regarding PLANLED’s vision and later on joined our team as the vice president of marketing.


Legendary Slugger Edgar Martinez Signs with PLANLED to Lead Grand Slam Challenge

February 8, 2016

Beloved Seattle sports figure Edgar Martinez has joined with the Seattle Mariners, PLANLED, Seattle City Light and an impressive lineup of local partners to promote better lighting and a cleaner environment.  Martinez and the Mariners are committed to helping spread the word about the benefits of LED technology to workplaces and throughout the broader community. Through the “PLANLED Grand Slam Challenge,” playfields, schools and community centers will be retrofitted with LED lights at no cost to the organization.


Mariano Rivera Answers the Call to Champion PLANLED’s N.E. Community Campaign

Mariano Rivera, the beloved Yankee and all-time Major League Baseball saves leader, has joined The SHINE team. The Yankees’ organization is proudly supporting its official lighting partner, PLANLED, along with the Green Sports Alliance, in welcoming Rivera to their vision of improving energy efficiency and community outreach through the ‘Shining Hope in the Northeast’ (SHINE) campaign.