Douglas Lighting Controls Unveils Dialog Room Controller 2

Douglas Lighting Controls, a member of the Panasonic family of companies, has introduced the Dialog® Room Controller 2 for light and receptacle control of offices, classrooms, and other defined spaces. The stand-alone system is factory configured with wall station switches,

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Panasonic to Acquire Austrian LED Headlight Maker ZKW Group?

Early estimates that the headlight manufacturer could value US $880 million. Industry insiders believe that Panasonic’s interest in ZKW is due to its aim to penetrate the automobile lighting market, as demands in electronic appliances slows down. Panasonic has already

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Sensity Systems Joins Panasonic’s CityNow Initiative to Accelerate the Transformation of Smart Cities

Today, about 50 percent of the world’s population lives in urban environments. By 2050, an estimated 70 percent will live in these areas, putting cities under even greater pressure to modernize their private and public infrastructure and services. Sensity’s Internet

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Global LED lighting production value in 2014 estimated at US $28.8 billion, says PIDA

Global LED lighting production value in 2014 is estimated at US$28.8 billion, accounting for 26.3% of total production value for all types of lighting products, according to Taiwan-based Photonics Industry & Technology Development Association (PIDA). The global 10 largest lighting

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Panasonic Shuts Down Fluorescent Light Production in Indonesia, Laying Off 700 Employees

Panasonic’s lighting business, including bulbs and fluorescent lights, was once a major profit generator for the company. The spread of LEDs, however, has forced the company to review its traditional lighting businesses. The company has spun off its fluorescent lamp

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News Updates for the Week of September 26

1.      Amid Paeans to Energy Efficiency, the World Is Getting Less Efficient – A new analysis by the Worldwatch Institute shows that global energy intensity—the amount of energy needed to produce a given unit of economic output—actually increased by 1.35%

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News Updates for the Week of June 20

1. Panasonic Looks to Aggressively Ramp LED Lighting Sales – The company is targeting an increase in LED lighting up to 40% of all its lighting business by 2015 and 40% of the total will some from international markets. Panasonic

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