Lighting Science Sponsors Race Car Driver & Environmental Activist Leilani Münter
Go 100% Renewable Racecar Makes Debut in ARCA Racing Series at Daytona
DAYTONA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lighting Science is proud to be a joint sponsor of the No. 55 Go 100% Renewable Toyota driven by female race car driver and influential environmental spokeswoman Leilani Münter. Münter will make her debut in the Venturini Motorsports-fielded race car tomorrow in the ARCA Racing Series opener at the Daytona International Speedway.
“Lighting Science understands that addressing our environmental challenges will take both technology innovation and the voices of strong advocates for change”
Named the #1 eco athlete in the world by Discovery's Planet Green; "An Eco Hero" by Glamour Magazine; recipient of an ELLE Magazine Genius Award; and one of the top ten female race car drivers in the world by Sports Illustrated, Leilani Münter is dedicated to environmental causes and technologies that support energy efficiency and renewable energy. Her partnership with Lighting Science emphasizes a commitment to partnering with companies that are both high performing and highly sustainable.
“The racetrack is a powerful stage for me to share the importance of renewable energy and environmental issues,” said Münter. “It’s an honor to feature Lighting Science on my Go 100% Renewable car and showcase their commitment to a lighting experience that saves energy while improving human and environmental health."
Lighting Science, an LED lighting leader for more than 10 years, leverages science and intelligent technology to design the very best light experience for people and the planet. Lighting Science’s LED lights are energy and resource efficient, saving hundreds of dollars in electricity costs per household while eliminating many toxic materials like the mercury and lead found in CFLs. Designed to meet the needs of NASA astronauts, some Lighting Science products not only save energy, they can they can help regulate our sleep and wakefulness, optimize plant growth, and even protect coastal animals’ ability to navigate at night.
“Lighting Science understands that addressing our environmental challenges will take both technology innovation and the voices of strong advocates for change,” said Sean Tegart, Vice President at Lighting Science. “We are incredibly proud to support Leilani, and her activism for new products that can better our lives and our world. We wish her a successful 2014 racing season.”
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