DOE Announces $100 Million Open Solicitation for Transformative Energy Projects

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $100 million in funding for new projects as part of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy’s (ARPA E) latest OPEN funding opportunity. OPEN will support America’s top innovators through dozens of early-stage

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DOE Publishes Its Third-Ever US Lighting Market Characterization (LMC) Report

The agency uses it in part to guide its research and development (R&D) program. The latest version of the U.S. Lighting Market Characterization estimates the installed stock, energy use, and lumen production of all general-illumination lighting products operating in the

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LED Lighting at All Indian Railway Stations by March 2018

With the aim to cut power consumption, the Indian Railways announced that it illuminate all railway stations 100 per cent by LED lighting by March 31, 2018. Under the initiative, all railway staff colonies, stations and platforms will be lit

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LED Lighting Module Market Poised to Triple in Five Years

The LED lighting module industry is showing the emergence of innovative functions and the introduction of new market segments including automotive, smart lighting and horticultural markets. In this context, Yole Développement (Yole) estimates the market and presents its vision of

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LED Lighting Drivers Market to Grow Owing to Green Initiatives

The global LED lighting driver market, on the basis of driving method, is segmented into constant volume and current volume. In light bulbs, light is generated by a tungsten wire which only converts a small portion of energy into visible

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Jet-Lagged? Stop by the Circadian Lighting Lounge at Oslo Airport

Tunable LED lighting can help keep peoples’ circadian clocks in check, why not enlist LEDs in the war against jet lag? Without diving into the science, blue frequencies can stimulate, and ambers can relax In one of the latest developments,

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LuxReview: 10 lighting products we LOVED in 2017

Team Lux has cogitated, considered and, frankly, argued about the top 10 innovations in lighting this year. What were the stand-out innovations in lighting this year? At Lux Towers, we’ve had the heated debate, argued the toss and come up

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Edison Report: LightTrades™–The Best Products Launched in 2017

Every year, our team of judges picks the Top 10 Best Products from the too-many trade shows in our industry. This year we considered products from LIGHTFAIR, LEDucation, Strategies in Light, the IES Annual Conference, Hong Kong Lighting Fair and

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Zigbee Alliance and Thread Group Bring Dotdot Specification to Thread IP Network

The Zigbee Alliance and Thread Group reported the availability of the Dotdot specification over Thread’s IP network. The Zigbee Alliance is a foundation devoted to the establishment of wireless open standards for Internet of Things devices and networks. The alliance

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Ellis and Solomon Yan to Regain Control of TCP; Merger Announced

TCP International Holdings, Ltd. (TCP) today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which, and subject to the terms and conditions set forth therein, a group controlled by Ellis Yan and Solomon Yan will acquire

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Global LED Bulb Prices Were Stable in November 2017

According to LEDinside report, the global ASP of 40-watt equivalent LED bulb was US$ 6.2, a slight increase of 0.5%. The global ASP of 60-watt equivalent LED bulb increased slightly by 0.2% to US$7.4. Japan saw significant price slide while

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NEMA and Industrial Internet Consortium Announce Liaison

NEMA and IIC have agreed to enter a formal liaison to advance the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). A liaison relationship fosters common understanding of new technologies for the digital economy. IIC is the world’s leading membership program transforming business

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UV Power Research Project is Working on LED-replacements for Conventional UV Light Sources

Since February 2017, a total of five research institutes and companies have been working on “UV Power”, a collaborative project funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The partners have made it their goal to provide

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LG Display’s Massive Surge in OLED Light Panel Production

LG Display announced that the company started mass production at its new Gen 5 OLED light panel production line in Gumi, Korea and launched its new OLED light brand, Luflex. With these moves, the company will lead the lighting market,

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Casambi’s Latest Version of Smart Lighting Control App for Buildings of Any Size

Available on both Apple and Android platforms, the new app enables daylight management. The control solution allows dimming of artificial lighting when daylight is available for achieving maximum lighting quality and reduced energy consumption. This can be done via standalone

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GE to Cut 12,000 Jobs in Electrical Power Division

The jobs are in the electrical power division, which makes the giant turbines and generators that the company estimates provide about one-third of the electricity produced around the world. GE is by far the worst-performing stock in the Dow this

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Lighting as a Platform Part I: What It Is and Why You Should Care by Martin Woolley, Bluetooth SIG

Lighting offers intriguing possibilities in a smart building. It’s permanently powered and found more or less everywhere. Installing new wireless network innovations lets you create a natural connectivity grid, allowing lights, switches, and associated sensors to communicate directly, without intermediate

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Amy Huntington Departs Philips Lighting http://www.edisonreport.net/lighting-industry-news/amy-huntington-departs-philips-lighting/ Daniel Castillo and Keith Eagle Out at Cree http://www.edisonreport.net/lighting-industry-news/daniel-castillo-and-keith-eagle-out-cree/

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A.L.P. Advantage: LED Pod Performance

A.L.P. is pleased to introduce the S22T, a large reflector/refractor designed for UFO/POD style LED high bay light fixtures. Part of the LexaLite® brand’s flagship Reflexor® product family, the S22T is 22” in diameter, 11” high, and is optimized to

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Fluence Bioengineering Launches New Vertical Farming Lighting Solutions

Fluence Bioengineering launched three new horticulture lighting solutions designed for the world’s largest vertical farms. With a sleek form-factor, broad-spectrum, optimized light intensity, and world-class energy efficiency, the new Fluence RAZR Series is built for a wide range of vertical

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