Acuity Brands offers five new outdoor LED luminaires to drive down operating costs

May 30, 2013
Date Announced: 30 May 2013 Use of familiar designs for five new products from Lithonia Lighting make transitioning to LED luminaires hassle-free.ATLANTA - Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) now offers its VRC Canopy Light, TWR1 and TWR2 Wall Packs, TWS Wall Pack and TDD Area Light from Lithonia Lighting® with LED technology. The five new LED luminaires resemble the classic appearance of traditional light source predecessors, but deliver up to 86 percent in energy savings compared to metal halide."The new Lithonia Lighting LED luminaries maintain traditional designs to create a seamless transition from conventional sources to LED lighting,” said Dan Armstrong, Lithonia Lighting Value Stream Manager, Outdoor. "The classic appearance of the LED luminaires conceal markings from the removal of similar, older fixtures while offering significant energy savings using LED technology."VRC Canopy Light: Designed to replace up to 250-watt metal halide fixtures, the VRC Canopy Light LED luminaire is ideal for indoor and covered outdoor parking applications such as parking garages, carports, covered loading docks, stairways and warehouses.TWR1 and TWR2 Wall Packs: Easy to install LED wall packs that are ideal for outdoor commercial applications such as driveways, building perimeters and loading docks. TWR1 wall packs provide between 62 to 83 lumens per watt and TWR2 wall packs provide 89 lumens per watt.TWS Wall Pack: Replaces up to 70-watt high-pressure sodium wall packs used in commercial applications such as driveways, personnel exit doors and loading docks. The LEDs in the -- TWS LED wall pack are rated to deliver more than 70 percent of initial light output at an estimated 100,000 hours of service.TDD Area Lights: Enhances security and yard lighting in light commercial, residential and agricultural applications. It can replace up to 100-watt metal halide, while consuming only 20-watts for maximum energy savings.For more information about the latest in outdoor lighting, please visit or Acuity BrandsAcuity Brands, Inc. is a North American market leader and one of the world's leading providers of lighting solutions for both indoor and outdoor applications. With fiscal year 2012 net sales of over $1.9 billion, Acuity Brands employs approximately 6,000 associates and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with operations throughout North America, and in Europe and Asia. The company's lighting solutions are sold under various brands, including Lithonia Lighting®, Holophane®, Peerless®, Gotham®, Mark Architectural Lighting™, Winona®, Healthcare Lighting®, Hydrel®, American Electric Lighting®, Carandini®, Antique Street Lamps™, Tersen®, Sunoptics®, Sensor Switch®, Lighting Control & Design™, Synergy® Lighting Controls, Pathway Connectivity™, Dark to Light®, ROAM®, RELOC® Wiring Solutions, Acculamp® and eldoLED®.# # #

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