Besides reducing energy consumption the new technology will allow the manipulation of light to generate special effects. Will be rainbows, waves and light bulbs produced by cross through computers.
The new devices will allow the Empire State Building is lit with millions of different colors. Currently, only 10 colors are used and required seven workers to change them. The different shades are famous in the building, known for its tradition of using colors to commemorate different causes.
LED lamps will mean a saving of 75% annually, since each new device lasts between three and six times longer than traditional bulbs. The expectation is that the new model will be finalized in October.