GE Lighting Announces Investments in Cleveland

GE Lighting To Invest in Cleveland Landmarks & Education

GE Lighting To Invest in Cleveland Landmarks & Education: EAST CLEVELAND, OHIO-based GE Lighting will provide more than $200,000 in energy- and maintenance-cost saving LED lighting systems for two Cleveland landmarks – the historic West Side Market and Cleveland’s Public Square – as part of a day-long GE Works celebration of its employees, heritage of […]

Energy Awareness Month: Spotlight On Energy Star Advantages

Energy Awareness Month: Spotlight On Energy Star Advantages

How Lighting Showrooms Can Spotlight Energy Star’s Advantages to Consumers By Taylor Jantz-Sell Energy Star Lighting Program Manager Today, there are four billion light bulb sockets in the U.S., and more than three billion of them still use the standard incandescent technology that was created over 125 years ago. With new legislation and rapid advancements […]

October Latest in LED Lighting

LED Lighting: October 2012 Product Review

Here are some of the latest Solid-state lighting products getting attention in the industry today: Nora Lighting LEDUC Under-cabinet fixture designed to retrofit existing fluorescent, incandescent, halogen or xenon models. The 120-volt dimmable LEDUC has a built-in LED driver and large knockout plate which makes it easier to install in retrofits or new construction. A […]

Avnet Electronics Marketing Opens Light Lab for LED Testing

Avnet Electronics Marketing Opens Testing Lab for LED Lighting

Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas has announced the opening of its Chandler, Ariz. lighting lab, enabling customers the ability to test and measure a wide range of LED applications. “The demand for LEDs has reached an explosive growth phase,” says George Kelly, technical specialist and LightLab manager for Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas. “Avnet LightLab’s capabilities, coupled […]

Frankfurt-Products-Feature

Light+Building LED Product Review

A closer look at some of the innovative lighting products at the Light+Building Showcase in Frankfurt, Germany Ingo Maurer Luce Volante: Demonstrating the unique properties of LED configuration, German lighting designer Ingo Maurer debuted the Luce Volante fixtures, which offer three 10-watt LEDs as downlight illumination. Suspended on three wires and completely angle-adjustable, the fixtures […]

Light+Building in Germany or Lightfair in Las Vegas: technological lighting advances

Technological Lighting Advances

Whether you attended Light+Building in Germany or Lightfair in Las Vegas, there was a lot of talk about whether consumers on both sides of the Atlantic were ready for the technological advances being made or if general acceptance is still years away. Progressive retailers are carrying the latest light sources to have on-hand for the […]

Taiwan International Lighting Show International Lighting Forum

Taiwan International Lighting Show International Lighting Forum

Taiwan International Lighting Show International Lighting Forum: The Taiwan International Lighting Show (TILS) presented updates on LED adaption around the world plus expansions in CCFL and induction lighting. During the opening ceremonies for TILS, Jan Denneman, vp/Philips Lighting and chairman of the Global Lighting Forum, said, “We all know the lighting world is under tremendous […]

Lighting Solution Development President David Shiller

Two Trends to Watch in LED Light Sources

LED lighting has become a mainstream, accepted light source – within commercial lighting markets – in an incredibly short period of time. LED prices continue to drop while output-per-LED continues to rise roughly every six months.  Odds are good that you are beginning to see LED luminaires and lamps creep into decorative, and even residential, […]

WAC Lighting Plana Downlight Feature

Latest LED Lighting Products

Solid-state lighting has become the most exciting category in the lighting industry today. Here are some of the products getting attention lately. Amerlux Contour Vertical LED series: The company’s Contour Vertical LED Track Heads and Multiples series meet the latest ENERGY STAR® Program V1.1 requirements as well as UL, cUL, and EEC. The product also […]

Tobias Grau Falling Star Feature

Light + Building in Frankfurt: LED LIghting

Light+Building in Frankfurt attracted 196,000 visitors in April. Here are more designs that debuted at the fair.     Axo Light Explo is a composition of crystals suspended in a glowing beam of light. The style consists of one or more lamp bodies (depending on the model) and a halogen light source surrounded by approximately […]