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The 2011 Times Square Ball Rings in the New Year With 32,256 LEDs

By: Meghan Young - Published: Dec 31, 2010 • References: timessquarenyc.org
Good news for all you eco-conscious individuals out there, the 2011 Times Square Ball boasts 32,256 LED lights, which makes it the most eco-friendly ball to date. So not only will New York be ringing in the New Year in style, but it will also be keeping the environment in mind while doing so.

Created by Waterford Crystal and Philips Lighting, the 2011 Times Square Ball will be powered by humans thanks to the Duracell Smart Power Lab. Seems like one city will be starting off the new year on the right foot.