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THE FORECAST CALLS FOR PAIN BY CHRIS BROWN, CEO, WIEDENBACH-BROWN, WWW.WBLIGHT.COM

How and why SSL, the Internet and Amazon Supply could change everything for Lighting Distribution: Five years ago, we were in the light bulb business. Today we’re in the semiconductor business. Five years ago, we were dealing with three lamp

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Lextar and Cree, Inc. Announce LED Cooperation

Lextar Electronics Corp., a vertically-integrated LED company from Taiwan, and Cree, Inc. CREE, announced that the companies have entered into an agreement whereby Cree will make an investment in Lextar and the companies will enter into a supply agreement for

IKEA invests in Design LED Products | News | Lighting

IKEA GreenTech, an IKEA Group venture capital company, has invested in Design LED Products, a Scottish company that develops LED “light tiles” – LEDs embedded into clear resins and films. The tiles are thin, flexible and low cost, and can

Northeastern Tech Upgrades Lighting

Northeastern Technical College is looking brighter these days — and nights — with the installation of new light-emitting diode lights throughout the Cheraw campus. The energy- and cost-saving project was made possible by a $5,000 grant awarded by the South

LED Lighting Company Lumenpulse to Triple Headcount to 75 in Boston

LED lighting firm Lumenpulse Inc. expects to grow its Boston headcount to 75 within five years, up from 25 currently, and plans to move to a larger space in the city within a year, according to the company’s CTO. Learn

New Jersey Man Celebrates 101st Birthday with Another Day at Work

Lighting repair specialist Herman “Hy” Goldman, 101, refurbishes a light fixture in his workshop at Capitol Lighting in East Hanover, NJ where he has worked for 73 years. Now that he has turned 101, Goldman who often said that he



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LED Linear Lamps and Troffer Lighting: CALiPER Report Series 21

LED Linear Lamps and Troffer Lighting: CALiPER Report Series 21

The CALiPER program performed a series of investigations on linear LED lamps. Each report in the series covers the performance of up to 31 linear LED lamps, which were purchased in late 2012 or 2013. The first report focuses on

CNET Philips SlimStyle LED Review

The skinny Philips SlimStyle is flat, but well-rounded

http://www.cnet.com/products/philips-slimstyle-led-bulb/ A tempting LED, thanks to the slimmed-down price point. The Good: The oddly-shaped Philips Slim. Style is a value-priced LED that serves as a respectable incandescent replacement. The flat design helps it manage heat better than other LEDs. The

This Dimmable Bulb Needs No Dimmer

Dimmer-free dimming with the Nanoleaf Bloom LED

The Nanoleaf Bulb promises to turn any boring old light switch into a dimmer. Is it worth the price? The Good: The eye-catching Nanoleaf Bloom uses clever programming to dim without the need for a dimmer. It’s also the most

GE’s Lumination™ BT Series Lights LPL Financial, San Diego, CA

LPL Financial | GE Lighting

When LPL Financial, the nation’s largest independent broker/dealer, began envisioning a new zero net energy (ZNE) office building, it set four strategies to drive the project―energy efficiency, health and wellness of employees, connectivity, and flexibility. Architects had a vision for a 13-floor,

SmartCast Technology by Cree

Introducing Cree SmartCast™ Technology

Watch this video to learn more about Cree’s SmartCast™ Technology. Intuitive and easy to use, luminaires enabled with Cree SmartCast Technology remove the initial and ongoing complexity associated with lighting controls, allowing customers to realize the full savings potential of

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Amerlux Adds Complete Family of VARIETA Architectural High Performance LED Outdoor Floodlights

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Weatherproof LED Outdoor Floodlights designed to replace conventional outdoor fixtures, has been certified by the DesignLights Consortium (DLC) and added to its Qualified Product List, making it eligible for national utility rebates. Amerlux, a global leader in lighting innovation and

Lamar Lighting’s Atria Architectural Luminaires Offer LED and Fluorescent Light-Source Options

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LaMar Lighting Company introduces the Atria Series of premium-grade pendant lighting fixtures to the architectural market. The Atria luminaires expand the company’s line with a modern and elegant style by popular demand and provide direct/indirect lighting with maximum uplight and

SemiLEDs Launches EF FlipChip LED Series

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The series launches with the EF-B40, a blue 40-mil flip chip that simplifies the packaging and integration process by eliminating wire-bonding while increasing both lumen-density and decreasing the lumen-per-dollar value proposition while enabling packagers to use standard surface mount assembly

USHIO America’s Uphoria™ 2 LED MR16 Lamps, Direct Replacements Halogen Lamps

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Available in 6W and 8W models in Narrow Flood and Flood beam spreads that offer an energy saving alternative to 35W and 50W halogen lamps. With the form, fit, and function of traditional halogen MR-16 lamps, these dimmable, 12-volt lamps

SemiLEDs Releases Complete 80mil EV LED Chip Family

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The EV-80mil family allows packagers and integrators a wider variety of high-efficiency/high-output choices to address the growing number of applications in both the commercial lighting and industrial spaces. With the new family, a single 80x80mil device will typically replace four

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