Category Archives: Industry News

Dutch grower uses supplemental LED lighting to boost lily yield


Alstroemeria grower Together2Grow has trialed an SSL system as a supplement to high-pressure sodium lighting in greenhouses and realized a 20% yield increase. Plessey has announced the results of a horticultural LED lighting trial at Alstroemeria grower Together2Grow located in Poeldijk, South Holland, the Netherlands. The grower worked with Plessey to test LED lighting as […]

DOE publishes Gateway report on OLED office lighting


The US Department of Energy has studied new open-plan office lighting at a New York accounting firm, and found the SSL installation pleasant for the employees yet trailing LED luminaires in efficiency. The US Department of Energy (DOE) has published another in its series of Gateway reports that evaluate the performance of real-world solid-state lighting […]

Acuity welcomes competitors into its broad Atrius IoT program


In an interview with LEDs Magazine, Acuity VP Greg Carter discusses the wide-ranging uses for Internet-connected lighting, and the myriad technologies that will enable lights to track assets, provide navigation, and such. It’s a wide playing field. It sure sounded good when LED lighting vendor Acuity introduced a smart lighting brand called Atrius in May. […]

Spanish soccer team turns to LED lighting for better broadcast quality


Philips’ ArenaVision LED lighting will support ultrahigh-definition TV for Sevilla FC when the team opens the 2017–18 season. Another major sports team is making the switch to LED stadium lighting, as Spanish soccer team Sevilla FC (Seville Football Club) will open its season under new field illumination from Philips. Both Philips and Sevilla heralded the […]

LED products export to countries along The Belt & Road in First quarter reached 637 million USD


“The Belt & Road” International Cooperation Summit Forum held in Beijing from May 14, 2017 to 15th, the forum is the highest standard of forum activities since the “B&R” was put forward more than 3 years ago. It is this year’s important home diplomatic activities of our country, to promote international and regional cooperation is […]

Electrons used to Control Ultrashort Laser Pulses


We may soon get better insight into the microcosm and the world of electrons. Researchers at Lund University and Louisiana State University have developed a tool that makes it possible to control extreme UV light – light with much shorter wavelengths than visible light. The new method uses strong laser pulses to direct the short […]

Ho Chi Minh City will replace 196,000pcs public LED lighting products


According to the Vietnamese Saigon economic times reported on February 19, in order to save energy, Ho Chi Minh City Office of Commerce, recently proposed to the city authority a letter in 2016-2020 in the city all of the State public lighting with LED lamps. At present, Ho Chi Minh state lighting products, about 196,000 […]

LED industrial climate get warming, Everlight business will have big growth in 2017


LED grain in short supply, offer call, plus a few days ago, Apple through a panel of induction technology patents, the use of LED (Micro LED) sensor in fingerprint recognition on the touch screen, LED prices set off a high tide in the near future. Li Duopin to step down was buying LED stocks for […]

With increasing demand of IR LED, osram Germany is hiring aggressively

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European company OSRAM spokesman reveals that, can be expected in the near future, will be a large demand for infrared LED components, including Iris identification to wait for hot market mobile device infra-red LED, so factories in Regensburg in Germany, is expected to hire about 1,000 new employees. Osram recently focused on automotive lighting, have […]