North American Smart Lighting Market Projected to Exceed $6 Billion

According to a new growth forecast report by Graphical Research, the North American smart lighting market is expected to surpass $6 billion by 2024. Market growth is attributed to a growing emphasis on replacing conventional lighting systems with energy-efficient smart

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Smart Lighting and IoT Service for the Future Offices

What will offices be like in the future? Current by GE and Osram provided some insights about how offices evolve with technology and noted that connectivity and smart lighting might be the fundamental infrastructure for setting up the future offices.

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Register for LightShow West

Designed to offer a dedicated conference and trade show for West Coast lighting specifiers, LightShow West will be held this year on September 25-26 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. LightShow West offers two days of lighting education and solutions

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DLC Updates Horticultural Lighting Testing and Reporting Requirements

The DesignLights Consortium recently announced an incremental update to the Testing and Reporting Requirements for Horticultural Lighting as Version 1.1. These revisions are designed to streamline the qualification process for horticultural luminaires and are effective immediately. https://www.designlights.org/horticultural-lighting/technical-requirements/

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When Football Became a Light Show

Thanks to LEDs, football has become a spectacular light show as much as a display of sporting talent. In the past, lighting was switched on an hour before kick-off and took at least 30 minutes to warm. Today’s LED lighting is

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Cree to Sell Lighting Business to Ideal Industries, Inc.

Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) announces the execution of a definitive agreement to sell its Lighting Products business unit (“Cree Lighting”), which includes the LED lighting fixtures, lamps and corporate lighting solutions business for commercial, industrial and consumer applications, to IDEAL

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Interior Lighting Campaign – Recognizing Leadership in Lighting Projects – Applications Open!

Each year, the Department of Energy’s Interior Lighting Campaign recognizes organizations that have achieved exceptional energy savings by retrofitting or installing new lighting in their buildings. Retailers, hospitals, schools, churches, and military bases have been recognized in categories ranging from

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Eaton Lighting Business Update

We are writing to let you know that on April 1, Curt Hutchins will be joining our team to lead the spin-off of the Lighting business from Eaton. As you’ll recall, Eaton announced on March 1 the decision to spin

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EW’s Top 10 Product Picks for March 2019

Arlington Industries, Burndy/Wiley, Leviton, Maxlite, NICOR Lighting, Orbit Electric, RAB Lighting, Rack-A-Tiers, Sylvania and WAGO, were selected for Electrical Wholesaling’s Top 10 LED Product Picks for March, 2019. Do you have a product you would like us to consider for

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EdisonReport Announces 4th Annual Lifetime Achievement Awards

These Awards will be presented the Monday of LIGHTFAIR (20 MAY) at the Downtown Philadelphia Marriott (next to the Convention Center). 2019 Honorees: • John Bachner • Jeff Bucar • Eugene Graff • Donnie Miller • Jerry Mix • Peter

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Sigma Luminous Linear High Bay Light

Watch the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GBEMIhZUOr0 This Sigma Luminous DLC rated linear high bay fixture is an excellent choice for any warehouse, factory, workshop, retail store, and more! 50W, 110W, 165W, 220W, and 300W outputs Installs via cable, chain, surface, or pendant

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MaxLite Launches LED Spot Light as Advanced Lighting for Horticulture Applications

Through innovative product design and engineering, the MaxLite PhotonMax LED Spot Light (PH-GH Series) can match applications where a traditional 1000W HID fixture is used, but in a smaller form factor that is both aesthetically pleasing and extremely durable. Emitting

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Green Creative Launches Energy Star Certified 75W Halogen Replacement

This ENERGY STAR certified MR16 12V 7.5W HIGH CRI is a 75W halogen replacement. At just 7.5W, this lamp emits 580 lumens with a CBCP of 2800cd, making it one of the most efficient high CRI 75W halogen replacement available.

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With Waitlist over 110 Companies, LEDucation 2020 to Expand

Celebrating fourteen years, LEDucation 2020 will return to New York City and kick off on Saint Patrick’s Day, March 17, 2020. The two-day trade show and conference will be held in the heart of the city, at the New York

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Douglas Lighting Controls Expands Partnership with NexGen Lighting Solutions

Douglas Lighting Controls, a member of the Panasonic family of companies, recently announced an expanded partnership with NexGen Lighting Solutions to deliver commercial digital lighting control solutions across a broader network footprint. Having represented Douglas Lighting Controls products in central

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Wear LED Embedded Lighting Jacket for Safer Motorbike Ride

LED integrated wearables are becoming more and more common in the modern society for various functions. Motorbike clothing manufacturer Held is cooperating with Osram to improve visibility on the road by launching motorbike clothing that can be retrofitted with LED

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Schools Invests In ‘Concentration’ Lighting

A Primary school has invested in dynamic colour-tuning LED lighting to boost the concentration of pupils during the notorious afternoon lull. Herstedlund School in Albertslund, Denmark has installed lighting which switches between warm colour temperature (3000K), cool colour temperature (4000K) and

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Delta Acquires Lighting Solution Brand Amerlux

Delta Electronics (Netherlands) B.V., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Delta, a Taiwan-based global provider of power and thermal management solutions, will acquire 100% of Amerlux’s interests for USD 90 million. The transaction is expected to close during the second quarter of 2019.

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Simkar Files for Bankruptcy Protection

EdisonReport can confirm that Simkar has filed for bankruptcy protection in the Southern District of New York.  EdisonReport has received the Official Form 204 that lists the creditors and it looks like OSRAM SYLVANIA is on the hook for $203K

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America’s Light Bulb Revolution

The energy savings are expected to grow as highly efficient and increasingly inexpensive LED bulbs continue to replace older lights. But energy efficiency advocates worry that the Trump administration could slow the pace of this lighting revolution. Last month, the

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