CRS Electronics' LED lamps achieve Energy Star certification
WELLAND, ONTARIO -- CRS Electronics Inc. ("CRS" or the "Company"), (TSX VENTURE:LED), a developer and manufacturer of LED lighting, today announced they have achieved the first in a series of Energy Star® certifications for a new family of LED lamps (bulbs) that will be sold through commercial distribution channels under the QuantumLED™ brand.
Energy Star is a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) voluntary program that helps businesses and individuals identify energy efficient products in order to promote energy savings and reduce pollution through voluntary labeling of products that meet the highest energy efficiency standards.
"We are excited that the new QuantumLED lighting portfolio is in the process of achieving the Energy Star certification milestone," said Travis Jones, CRS Electronics president & CEO. "Once completed, it will offer the highest lumen output, efficacies, and color temperature ranges on the market. It will also feature 2200 Kelvin color temperatures as a standard option throughout the entire product line."
Energy Star certified QuantumLED lamps will be available through select electrical distributors beginning in September. CRS Electronics' QuantumLED brand is currently conducting interviews throughout North America for exclusive distributor partners. Interested distributors should contact QuantumLED by email at http://www.crselectronics.com/contact-us.php.
CRS Electronics Inc. (TSX VENTURE:LED), a Lighting Facts partner, is a leader in the emerging, rapidly-growing market of high efficiency light-emitting-diode ("LED"), or, solid state lighting ("SSL"). The principal activities of CRS include the development, manufacture and sale, primarily in North America, of indoor lighting such as LED replacement lamps, exterior LED warning lights on school buses, child safety systems for school buses and contract manufacturing of LED circuit boards. CRS plans to be a major supplier of LED lighting solutions for a variety of applications to be developed by CRS on its own and in conjunction with its partners and customers.
Matthew Groen, chief financial officer, CRS Electronics