LiFi Demonstrated at 100 mbps at CES

January 10

LumEfficient Boosts Lighting Technology Portfolio with Oledcomm’s Unveiling of the New High-Speed Internet through Invisible Light, LiFiMax. Oledcomm and LumEfficient introduce LiFiMax, a product that exceeds the standards of seamless connection. Brentwood, TN –10 January, 2019 – LumEfficient is excited to announce the new Light Fidelity technology, LiFiMax from Oledcomm. The product was unveiled atRead more

Ecosense Acquires Lumium

January 10

Ecosense expands presence in the architectural linear lighting market with strategic acquisition Los Angeles, CA – January 10, 2019- Ecosense®, a fast-growing LED technology company, announced today that it has acquired Lumium Lighting. Lumium Lighting is a privately owned, CA-based lighting company that specializes in the design and development of architectural linear lighting. Ecosense andRead more

Leadership Transition at ILP and Green Creative

January 10

SANFORD, FL., Jan. 9, 2019 – Cole Zucker, President of Green Creative and Senior Vice President Strategic Accounts for Green Creative and ILP (Industrial Lighting Products), will step down from those positions at the end of March to work for a non-profit educational organization, John Dinger, CEO of ILP and Green Creative announced today. ZuckerRead more

Acuity Brands’ Stock Jumps After Profit, Sales Rise Above Expectations

January 9

Shares of Acuity Brands Inc. AYI, +3.33% rallied 2.9% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the lighting and building management company reported fiscal first-quarter earnings and sales that rose above expectations. Net income for the quarter to Nov. 30 increased to $79.6 million, or $1.98 a share, from $71.5 million, or $1.70 a share, in the same period aRead more

SALC Call for Speakers Closes in 10 Days

January 9

CALL FOR SPEAKERS Submissions close Jan 18th September 22-25, 2019 Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina 1380 Harbor Island Drive San Diego, CA 92101 Great News! The 2019 IES SALC Conference in San Diego, CA speaker submissions are now being accepted. Seminar sessions generally run 25-35 minutes. The Street and Area Lighting conference is anRead more

Acuity Brands Declares Quarterly Dividend

January 7

The Board of Directors of Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI; “Company”) today declared a quarterly dividend of 13 cents per share.  The dividend is payable on February 1, 2019 to shareholders of record on January 18, 2019.

LED Lights Driving Stadium Lighting Market to US$887.8M by 2026

January 3

Replacement of traditional stadium lights with LED lights is one of the most common factors complimenting the growth of the market. Stadiums across the world in an urge to switch to energy efficient solution are increasingly adopting LED lights. Declining cost of LED lights is another prominent factor leading to its increasing application in stadiumRead more

How Does Lighting Affect Mental Health In The Workplace

January 2

Poor lighting often gets overlooked in the workplace, as we talk about mental health and well-being, and the focus is firmly on creating happier and healthier workplaces. But bad lighting is associated with a range of ill-health effects, both physical and mental, such as eye strain, headaches, fatigue and also stress and anxiety in more high-pressuredRead more

Seoul Semiconductor Wins All Five Patent Litigations Filed against Everlight as a Result of Reversal Decision in Korea

December 28

ANSAN, South Korea (Dec. 27, 2018) – Seoul Semiconductor Co., Ltd. (KOSDAQ 046890) (“Seoul”), a leading global innovator of LED products and technology, announced that Seoul has won a patent invalidity litigation that was filed against Everlight Electronics in the Korean Patent Court, thereby continuing its string of successes in patent litigation. Everlight’s patent involvedRead more