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Chicagoland Laborers Union Brightens for Education

The Chicagoland Laborers District Council Training and Apprentice Fund (Laborers) has completely retrofitted their Chicago and Carol Stream training centers with Orion light fixtures These projects, which focused on upgrading their classrooms, hallways and cafeterias with Orion’s APOLLO® LED LDR® Troffer Retrofit fixtures, have significantly improved the quality and quantity of light. As Richard Schumann, […]


Orion Energy Systems Wins Wisconsin Manufacturer Of The Year Market Adaptability Award

Orion recognized for the third time by Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce MANITOWOC, Wis. – February 25, 2017 –  Orion Energy Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OESX) – Orion Energy Systems, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of high-performance, energy-efficient LED retrofit lighting platforms was honored with the 29th Annual Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Market Adaptability award during an event at […]

Orion adds 30 full-time jobs

Orion Announces 30 New Manufacturing and Assembly Jobs at its Manitowoc, WI Facility

During a major shift in market demand from Orion’s legacy fluorescent lighting products to new LED technology in 2012, Orion embarked on a journey to transform its product offering to meet the new paradigm in commercial and industrial lighting. The higher level of technical complexity with LED lighting drove significant change in the company over […]

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Orion Launches NSF-Certified LED VaporTight Products for Foodservice Applications

Foodservice and other regulated facilities to ramp up energy savings with Orion’s best-in-class performance APOLLO® VTON and VTOD products Today, Orion announced the expansion of its APOLLO® Class LED VTOD and VTON VaporTight series to include NSF/ANSI Standard 2 certified fixtures. The expansion means that highly regulated facilities like food processing, breweries, agricultural, wash down […]

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Orion Energy Systems Secures NSF/ANSI Certification for Its Energy-Efficient APOLLO® Class LED VaporTight Lighting System

MANITOWOC, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Orion Energy Systems (NASDAQ: OESX), a leading designer and manufacturer of LED lighting solutions today announced the expansion of its APOLLO® Class LED VaporTight product line with NSF/ANSI Standard 2 certification. Orion is taking its all-around best-in-class APOLLO® LED VaporTight product family into new lighting application spaces where NSF/ANSI Standard 2 certification is […]

Change Racing LED Retrofit

Change Racing Buys more speed with LED Lighting

Retrofit project will reduce utility costs and allow additional investment in winning races Every company is focused on getting their next victory, whether that is capturing a checkered flag or delivering the next profitable quarter. Yet sometimes in this pursuit companies can miss ways to win because they are not readily apparent. One opportunity that […]

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High temperature rating of Orion’s LED High Bay products essential to this foundry and machine shop retrofit project Manitowoc, Wis. – January 19, 2017 – Orion Energy Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OESX)(Business Wire), a leading designer and manufacturer of energy-efficient LED retrofit lighting systems, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded approximately $500,000 in […]


Orion’s Team Supports the Communities They Call Home

As the holidays approach, Orion Energy Systems’ staff worked together to support the communities they call home. The company’s employees came together to organize food drives in their Chicago and Manitowoc offices, and gathered toys for Toys for Tots in the Jacksonville office. These campaigns follow other events organized by the company over the past […]


Orion publishes EPACT Brief – 5 Key Questions: Energy Policy Act (EPAct)

With 2016 coming to a close, many companies are reviewing the corporate tax choices for the year. If your company has completed or expects to complete an energy efficiency lighting project, you have an opportunity for additional accelerated depreciation tax benefits from the Federal Government. Through the Energy Policy Act (EPAct) and Section 179D programs, […]