Led Bright Presents “The Energy Show” with David Clark-Wilson, president of HighNet Energy.

This weekly 1-hour program on CKNW 980AM will broadcast Sundays at 7pm and feature discussions with special guests on today’s changing energy paradigm.

If you miss the live program, this page will feature all the broadcasts. Or you can visit the Led Bright page at the CKNW website.


Show #21 : LED Lighting Updates


Date : June 14th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm

Studio Guests :

  • David Clark-Wilson – President HighNet Energy
  • Mike Dehal – Nitor Lighting

Phone Guests : 

  • Jerome Watts – Sol X LED
  • Michael Allen – Rona B.H. Allen
  • Prit Jhaj – Wescan Home Hardware

Topics :  

The guests discuss updates and events around BC where you can see and learn about LED bulbs.


Show #20 : More about Solar


Date : June 7th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm

Studio Guest : David Clark-Wilson – President HighNet Energy

Phone Guests : 

  • Tim Schulhauser
  • Rob Baxter – Vancouver Renewable Energy
  • Mark Tizya – Novo Solar

Topics :  

The guests discuss what is happening in the solar world in BC and round the world.


Show #19 : LNG, Pipelines, BC vs Vancouver The Conflict between ideals and objectives


Date : May 31st 2015 – 7pm to 8pm

Studio Guests :

  • David Clark-Wilson – President HighNet Energy
  • Mike Dehal – Nitor Lighting

Phone Guest :

  • Wilf Hurd – Ex Liberal Minister Energy Critic
  • Mark Tizya : Novo Solar

Topics :  

The guests discuss the differences between what is happening in BC and the conflicts arising from the decisions being made.


Show #18 : The Challenges of Retailing LED Light Bulbs


Date : May 24th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm

Studio Guests :

  • David Clark-Wilson – President HighNet Energy
  • Mike Dehal – Nitor Lighting

Phone Guest : Jerome Watts : Sol X LED

Topics :  

The guests discuss the challenges of retailing LED light bulbs and other topics.


Show #17 : The Tesla Home Battery


Date : May 17th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm

Studio Guest : David Clark-Wilson – President HighNet Energy

Phone Guest : Jerome Watts  – Sol X LED

Topics :  

The guests discuss the announcement of the Tesla Home Battery and other interesting developments.


Show #16 : Revisiting Solar and Lighting Results


Date : May 10th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Host : Ian Power

Studio Guests : David Clark-Wilson – President HighNet Energy

Phone Guest : 

  • Mark Tizya – Novo Solar
  • Scott Moorehead – Longliner Seafoods

Topics :  

The guests discuss the latest solar installations and benefits to customers. They also detail the benefits of their LED installations.


Show #15 : Making Money from LED Light bulbs

Part 2 – Commercial Returns


Date : May 3rd 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Host : Ian Power

Studio Guests :

  • David Clark-Wilson – President HighNet Energy
  • Richard Truscott – Western Regional Director CFIB

Phone Guest : Jerome Watts – Sol X LED

Topics :  

David and the guests review the returns businesses can expect from a good investment in Led Bright’s Choice bulbs.


Show #14 : Making Money from LED Light bulbs

Part 1 – The Greatest Investment ever made


Date : April 26th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Host : Ian Power

Studio Guest : David Clark-Wilson – President HighNet Energy

Phone Guest : Jerome Watts – Sol X LED

Topics :  

David and the guests review the returns individuals can expect from a good investment in Led Bright’s Choice bulbs.

The Guests discuss how the promotion has been going.


Show #13 : Geothermal Energy and Energy Performance Improvement


Date : April 19th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Host : Ian Power

Studio Guests :

  • David Clark-Wilson – President HighNet Energy
  • David Austin – Clark Wilson Energy Analyst

Phone Guest : Alison Thompson – CanGEA

Topics :  

The guests discuss the developments in Geothermal Energy, the adaption in different countries and the benefits BC could enjoy.

The guests also discuss energy performance improvement.


Show #12 : Adoption of Energy Efficient Solutions


Date : April 12th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Host : Ian Power

Studio Guest : David Clark-Wilson – President, HighNet Energy

Phone Guests :

  • Jerome Watts – President, Sol X LED
  • Mark Tizya : Owner, Novo Solar
  • Adam Geddes : Manager, Gandys Home Hardware
  • Lyle Perry : Manager, Kerrisdale Lumber

Topics :  

David and the guests review why the adoption of new green efficient energy has taken so long and how we can improve the situation.

Reasons include product availability, education, finance, priorities.

Special Promotion Review – $6 off liquid cooled bulb


Show #11 : Lighting and Buildings, New and Retrofit


Date : April 5th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Hosts : Ian Power & David Clark-Wilson

Studio Guests :

  • Riley Moore – Nitor Lighting, Operations
  • Mike Dehal – Nitor Lighting, Sales

Phone Guests : Jerome Watts – Sol X LED

Topics :  

Riley and Mike and Jerome describe some of their experiences with products and buildings. Experiences include commercial bui;ings with tubes, panels, wall packs and retrofits.

The April Promotion is detailed.


Show #10 : Solar Energy and Energy Efficient Appliances


Date : March 29th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Hosts : Ian Power & David Clark-Wilson
Studio Guest : Mark Tizya, Nova Solar Systems

Phone Guests :

  • Mark Pickering – Vancouver Store Manager, Trail Appliances
  • Jerome Watts – Sol X LED

Topics :  

Mark describes how Solar Lighting works, the cost equations how efficiencies have improved and how it fits into the new energy paradigm.

Mark from Trail describes how appliances have changed in terms of energy efficiency and differences between North America and Europe

Jerome gives an account of his trip to China and the development of the liquid cooled bulb.

April Promotion launched – $6.00 off the New Liquid Cooled Bulb


Show #9 : Energy News from around the World


Date : March 22nd 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Hosts : Ian Power
Studio Guest : David Clark-Wilson – President HighNet Energy
Phone Guest : Bruce Ripley, Electrical Expert, Fernie Home Hardware

Topics :  David outlines some of advances that are taking place around the world.

Bruce Ripley outlines his experiences.


Show #8 : Summary of the Shows 1-7


Date : March 15th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Hosts : Ian Power
Studio Guest : David Clark-Wilson – President HighNet Energy
Phone Guest : Bruce Ripley, Electrical Expert, Fernie Home Hardware

Topics :  David reviews the last seven shows, highlighting the key findings and describing some of the interesting clients who are changing their light bulbs.

The Home Hardware electrical expert discusses his experiences.


Show #7 : Lighting Applications – Part 3


Date : March 8th 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Hosts : Ian Power & David Clark-Wilson
Studio Guests :

  • Jerome Watts – President Sol X LED
  • Shawn Felix – Connected Spaces
  • Paul Kariya – Clean Energy BC

Phone Guests :

  • Dan McCauley, Sunshine Coast Home Hardware
  • David Austin, Clark Wilson LLP, Energy Analyst

Topics :  The guests discuss the different applications of lighting, the benefits from LED using The Light Bulb Games as examples; longer life, coolest bulb, most lumens per watt, cheapest electricity, safest bulb and lowest wattage.

Part Three – Safest Bulb and Lowest Wattage

The guests also discuss some of the different energy generation methods along with their improvements in efficiency.

Examples include; Babies, hospitals, children, families, boats, rvs, cottages, off grid…

The out of studio guests discuss their experiences.


Show #6 : Lighting Applications – Part 2


Date : March 1st 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Hosts : Ian Power & David Clark-Wilson
Studio Guests :

  • Jerome Watts – President Sol X LED
  • Shawn Felix – Connected Spaces
  • Mark Tizya – Novo Solar Systems

Phone Guests :

  • Jesse Coomes, Home Owner
  • Dawn Elgin, Courtenay Home Hardware
  • Adam Geddes, Gandys Home Hardware

Topics : The guests will be discussing the different applications of lighting, the benefits from LED using The Light Bulb Games as examples; longer life, coolest bulb, most lumens per watt, cheapest electricity, safest bulb and lowest wattage.

Part Two – Most Lumens per Watt and Cheapest Electricity

Examples include; Limitations of existing bulbs – hot, breakable, size. Commercial interests, high usage bulbs, seniors, retail…

The Customers and Home Hardware store managers discuss their experiences.


Show #5 : Lighting Applications – Part 1


Date : Sunday 22nd February 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Hosts : Ian Power & David Clark-Wilson
Studio Guests :

  • Jerome Watts – President Sol X LED
  • Paul Wesseling – Electrician, Partner P2Electric

Phone Guests :

  • David Moorhead, Longliner Seafood
  • John Murray, Operations General Manager, Waves Coffee
  • Ted Smith, Nanaimo Home Hardware
  • Pritt Jhaj, Wescan Home Hardware, Burnaby
  • Sam Bona, Lantern Lighting

Topics : The guests discuss the different applications of lighting, the benefits from LED using The Light Bulb Games as examples; longer life, coolest bulb, most lumens per watt, cheapest electricity, safest bulb and lowest wattage.

Part One – Longest Life and Coolest Bulb

Examples include; seniors, retail, commercial, families, garages, arts and craft, hospitals, restaurants, babies, pets…

The Customers, Home Hardware store managers and Lighting Store Owner discuss their experiences.


Show #4 : How Lighting Works


Date : Sunday 15th February 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Hosts : Ian Power & David Clark-Wilson
Studio Guests : Jerome Watts – President Sol X LED, Paul Wesseling – Electrician, Partner P2Electric
Phone Guests : Henry Rodriguez – Owner North Vancouver Home Hardware, Andrew Wren – Rossbay Home Hardware, Victoria

Topics : The guests discuss the different types of lighting; incandescent, halogen, CFL and LED to describe how and when they evolved, why there are limitations in performance improvement and why LED will continue to be the bulb of choice.

The Home Hardware store managers and owner discuss their experiences.


Show #3 : The Liquid Cooled Bulb Technology


Date : Sunday 8th February 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Hosts : Ian Power & David Clark-Wilson
Studio Guests : Jerome Watts – President Sol X LED, Lyle Perry – Manager Kerrisdale Lumber

Topics : Jerome Watts outlines the technology behind the new liquid cooled LED light bulbs which give 360 degree light output and replace 60 watt, 75 watt and 100 watt bulbs with 6 watts, 8 watts and 10 watts. The guests discuss the customers reactions to LED lighting.


 Show #2 : Types of Lighting


Date : Sunday 1st February 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Hosts : Ian Power & David Clark-Wilson
Studio Guests : Lyle Perry – Manager – Kerrisdale Lumber, Oliver Clark-Wilson

Topics : The guests discuss in detail the different types of lighting, incandescent, halogen, CFL and LED and the benefits from the LED Lighting bulbs especially in terms of the 90% energy savings.


Show #1 – Introduction to the Energy Show Series


Date : Sunday 25th January 2015 – 7pm to 8pm
Host : Ian Power
Studio Guest : David Clark-Wilson, President – HighNet Energy Inc.

Topics : David outlines his plans for the Energy Show series including the use of the 90% savings from LED Lighting to illustrate the potential in other areas.


For further information contact David Clark-Wilson at dcw@highnetenergy.com