Journee LED track fixtures light contemporary art in Virginia Beach

Journée LED track fixtures light contemporary art in Virginia Beach

Zinnia SSL based on LED-based Infusion modules from GE Lighting improve the aesthetics in the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art while also providing a future upgrade path.

LEDs replace fluorescents for added warmth in San Jose condominiums

TerraLUX linear LED light engines were retrofitted into wall sconces in the Paseo Villas condominium complex adding warm lighting to hallways that had been lit with PL 13 fluorescent lamps.

Cooper Lighting supplies LEDs to Detroit airport, launches Lumark luminaire

Eaton's Cooper Lighting division has supplied more than 6000 parking-garage fixtures in an SSL retrofit at Detroit Metropolitan Airport, while the Lumark brand has launched the new Caretaker luminaire for security applications.

Lam32 designs LED sources for architectural integration in building materials

LED-based lighting, that the company refers to as tool sets, can deliver both functional/directional light and dramatic effects when installed in architectural applications such as in indoor or outdoor walls.

Natural Grocers installs GE Albeo LED lighting for distribution and stores

Small western-US grocery chain hopes to reduce annual energy consumption by 1.7 million kWh, resulting in $193,000 in annual savings across 40 stores and a distribution center.

Cree adds 100W-equivalent LED lamp, drops prices on earlier A-lamps and BR30s

Marking one year participating in the LED retrofit lamp business, Cree launched a 100W-equivalent lamp and reduced prices across its SSL retrofit lamp portfolio.

Honda auto dealer in Pasadena installs Cireon LED lighting with short payback

A rebate from Pasadena Water & Power and a federal tax deduction will enable Honda of Pasadena to achieve payback on an LED-lighting retrofit project in less than six months.

GE Lighting adds more LED downlights in Lumination family

The Lumination RI series utilizes the Infusion modules to deliver high-CRI light for high-ceiling applications, while the RS series targets the retrofit market in office and hospitality applications.

Philips delivers next-generation 75W- and 100W-equivalent LED lamps

The second-generation products come with Energy Star qualification, higher performance, and lower prices while retaining the recognizable shape of earlier Philips lamps such as the L Prize winner and Hue.

Soraa brings GaN-on-GaN LEDs to AR111 lamps, adds high-CCT MR16s

Soraa now offers an LED-based AR111 lamp family that delivers CRI Ra and R9 of 95 and has added MR16 lamps at 4000K and 5000K CCTs for applications such as jewelry retail lighting.

Washington Hilton hotel upgrades marquee with LEDtronics LED lamps

Miniature E10 screw-based LED lamps will deliver 90% energy savings relative to the displaced incandescent lamps in the canopy marquee above the entrance to the Hilton Garden Inn in Washington, DC.

Philips Lighting says that US GSA will use SpaceWise; Cree and more controls news

The US Green Proving Ground program will evaluate the SpaceWise LED luminaires and wireless controls while Xeleum announced the availability of its controls technology and Cree entered the controls market.

Acuity lights Circuit of The Americas venue including ROAMview controls

New Austin, Texas racetrack and events venue will get efficient metal halide lighting including adaptive controls with lights broken into 10 zones to support the range of events planned for the facility.

Cooper Lighting announces planar WaveStream LED downlights

The edge-lit, light-guide-based WaveStream technology that has been applied in troffers is now available in surface-emissive LED downlights that can be surface mounted to walls and ceilings.

Cree breaks $100 barrier with 90-CRI LED troffer luminaire

The AR Series joins Cree's TrueWhite branded products that deliver CRI of 90 or better, includes dimming as a standard feature, and offers a two-year payback.

GE Lighting adds Lumination LED linear pendant with indirect effect

An alternative to fluorescent fixtures for low-bay applications in retail to industrial settings, the Lumination IS series uses an LED light engine with the beam shone into dual reflectors delivering indirect lighting.

Penn Elcom installs LED lighting in UK factory, saving 70% in energy costs

A transition from metal halide to LED lighting, with production lines running 24 hours a day, allowed Penn Elcom to save $30,000 per year in energy costs along with maintenance savings attributable to the long life of SSL products.

Soraa announces 230V line-powered LED MR16 lamps

The new LED lamps feature a GU10 base and some models deliver a CRI of 95 and R9 value greater than 90 for operation in regions such as Europe that have a 230V mains.

Cree enters the high-bay sector with 23,000-lm LED luminaire (Updated)

The CXB High Bay LED luminaire is designed for one-for-one replacement of 400W HID fixtures and multi-lamp fluorescent fixtures and is rated for 70,000 hours of life.

LED Lamps: Switch, Belkin, and Philips Lighting launch lamp and tube products

The 2014 calendar year arrived with plenty of news in the LED retrofit lamps space from the likes of Philips Lighting, Switch, and Belkin, including an interesting adaptive-controls story.

Osram Sylvania and NEMA each offer research on LED lamp adoption

Osram has announced the results of its sixth annual Sylvania Socket Survey that tracks the adoption in the US of energy-efficient light bulbs and the National Electrical Manufacturers Association has reported a 72% rise in LED A-lamp shipments in Q3 2013.

Crestron announces SSL control system, Luxera ships dimmable LED system

Lighting designers working on small commercial projects can apply the Crestron Green Light Integrated Switching Panel for eight-circuit lighting controls including sensor support, while Luxera is now shipping the SmartSwitch product line to retrofit legacy phase-cut dimmers.

Tempo adds to LED CLiP fixture family, suggests change in design/specification philosophy

Tempo Industries has a new High Uniformity option in its CLiP family of SSL linear products that scale to extended lengths, and that the company says allow designers/specifiers to change their approach to basing designs on lumen depreciation to one based on expected renovation cycles.

Illumination in Focus top 20 stories of 2013: Luminaires vie with lamps for top spots

Surveying viewer traffic to the news articles and features we posted in 2013 reveals that LED sources dominated reader interest with both integral SSL luminaires and retrofit lamps sharing top ranking.

GE supplies Intrinsx-based planar LED luminaires to US embassy in Finland

The planar design, side-lit by linear LED light engines hidden in the frame, delivers both indirect lighting off office ceilings in the embassy and provides direct task lighting to the desktop.





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