Citizen Reinstated

May 4

Dear DLC Stakeholders, The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reinstated recognition of Citizen Electronics Laboratory (Fujiyoshidashi, Japan) for ENERGY STAR testing. The DLC requires labs to be recognized by ENERGY STAR in order for LM-80 data to be acceptable for submissions to the DLC SSL Qualified Products List (QPL). Effective immediately, LM-80 reports from Citizen Electronics LaboratoryRead more

Hubbell Lighting Lands Exclusive Deal for High Intensity Narrow Spectrum (“HINS”) Lighting Technology for Areas of Congregation and the Food & Beverage Industry

May 4

Greenville, SC – May 4, 2018 – Hubbell Lighting, a world leader in lighting innovation, announced today it is the exclusive licensee of University of Strathclyde’s High Intensity Narrow Spectrum (“HINS”) lighting technology for Areas of Congregation and the Food & Beverage Industry in North and Central America. The University of Strathclyde, located in Glasgow,Read more

Fluence Bioengineering Acquired By OSRAM

May 3

Since Randy and I founded Fluence Bioengineering in 2013, the company has gone through a series of transformations to achieve our goal of moving the world to a more sustainable form of crop production. In 2013, we launched a custom lighting business to manufacture custom spectrum LED solutions for photobiology and horticulture research institutions. ThenRead more

Please welcome Lighting Facts Back from the Dead!

May 2

EXCLUSIVE MUST CREDIT EDISONREPORT.   Monday, 30 APR, EdisonReport reported the demise of the Lighting Facts program.  We were told that it was not funded in the budget and was dead. Today, we can report that it is stronger than ever and it will be run by  D+R International.   Our audience will know D+R as theyRead more

Acuity Buys IOTA. MAY DAY!!! Stock Drops Another 5%

May 1

Exclusive:  Must Credit EdisonReport. EdisonReport can confirm that Acuity has purchased Iota Engineering. Look for an announcement from Acuity once the markets close today. Also, we expect to have an Iota letter to their reps about the same time. Developing… Acuity Brands stock has dropped another 5% to $113.87 as of this writing.  A yearRead more

General LED Announces the Acquisition of the Acolyte Group

May 1

San Antonio, TX (May 1, 2018) – General LED Holdings, LLC (“General LED”) announced today it completed the acquisition of the Acolyte Group (“Acolyte”), a New York, NY based provider of fully-integrated LED lighting systems. Acolyte offers ribbon lighting and other architectural lighting products for a variety of indoor and outdoor applications. Founded in 2003Read more

Former Eaton Exec, John Dinger, Named CEO of ILP and GREEN CREATIVE

May 1

St.LOUIS, May 1, 2018 — John Dinger, an experienced senior executive whose background includes the lighting industry, has been selected as chief executive officer of Harbour Group’s lighting platform, which includes Industrial Lighting Products (ILP) and GREEN CREATIVE. Jason Hendren, Cole Zucker and Guillaume Vidal will all continue their leadership roles, reporting to Dinger. TheRead more

Industry Veteran, Susan Larson, Launches 90+ Lighting

May 1

Save Energy Announces New North American Division with High CRI Products: 90+ Lighting San Diego, California, May 1, 2018  Save Energy announced today the June 1, 2018 launch of its North American division, 90+ Lighting. Based in San Diego, the company will offer only products that are 90+ CRI, R9>50 and flicker<30%. 90+ Lighting’s lamps andRead more

Eaton Posts Strong 1Q; Sales Up 8%, EPS up 15%

May 1

Power management company Eaton Corporation plc (ETN) today announced that earnings per share were $1.10 for the first quarter of 2018, an increase of 15 percent over the first quarter of 2017. Net income was $488 million, up 12 percent over the first quarter of 2017. Sales in the first quarter of 2018 were $5.3Read more