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Seoul Semiconductor AC LED Modules Pass 4kV Surge Testing

May 15

LED modules with Acrich technology demonstrates surge current compliance… Ansan, South Korea, (May 8, 2018) – Seoul Semiconductor, a global innovator of LED products and technology, has demonstrated a 277V AC lighting module using its NanoDriver Series LED driver that complies with the industry standard 4kV surge testing. Prior to this, AC LED modules haveRead more


IES Ask Lighthizer for Help on Tariffs

May 15

“…our members are concerned that the proposed tariffs on components can be circumvented by simply increasing imports of processed or finished LED lighting goods not subject to these tariffs. This is in direct opposition to the intent of the Section 301 goals, and would result in further harm to our members as trade deficits increaseRead more


Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Lighting Research Center Releases New Report on LED Horticultural Lighting Systems

May 14

The Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has published a new report on the energy and economic performance of LED horticultural luminaires. The LRC evaluated key factors such as power demand, life-cycle cost, luminaire intensity distribution, and luminaire shading. Of particular importance is the fact that the LRC considered the effectiveness of theRead more


Echelon Reports $1.4M Loss

May 14

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Echelon Corporation (ELON) today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. “The first quarter saw increased momentum across our Industrial IoT product line and continued interest in our smart city and smart enterprise intelligent lighting solutions,” said Ron Sege, Chairman and CEO. “With the announcement of our newRead more


Party Update: Artemide & LEDVANCE

May 10

Your humble editor would like to thank whoever planned the Artemide party next door to the LEDVANCE party.  I literally walked 10 seconds between parties. Artemide launched their  Y Collection, designed by Gensler Chicago. The new, flexible lighting system blends perfectly into the modern workspace and is simply beautiful. LEDVANCE held their party at a 20’sRead more


LEDVANCE Highlights Passion for Lighting, Innovation at LIGHTFAIR

May 9

LEDVANCE Highlights Passion for Lighting, Innovation at LIGHTFAIR By Edison Report staff At LIGHTFAIR 2018, the theme at the LEDVANCE booth is “Experience our Passion for Lighting,” and you could really feel that from the booth staff showing off the SYLVANIA LED lamps, luminaires and smart lighting products.  Since its launch two years ago, LEDVANCERead more