Archives: LED

Finding the Right LED

Carl Weinschenk

Assessing test lab results, following regulations, employing best practices and using plain old common sense are parts of the process of selecting the most appropriate devices.


Steps to Finding the Right LEDs

Carl Weinschenk

Vendors make extravagant promises about LED performance and lifespan. Only some of them are telling the truth.


Shat-R-Shield Introduces High Bay

Carl Weinschenk

Shat-R-Shield says that it has broadened its line of LED high bay fixtures to include a unit that offers 280 watts and 30,500 lumens. It is designed for ceilings that are more than 30 feet high. The device produces 109 lumens per watt and consumes 40 percent less energy in comparison to its 450 watt metal halide   …Continue Reading


Integrated Dimmer/LED from Energy Focus

Carl Weinschenk

Energy Focus has introduced the 500NR Network Ready Series of LED Tubes and the Intellitube NR Network-Ready Tube. The company says that dimming functionality is put directly into the tubes. This enables the tubes, via the Internet of Things, to be directly connected to the building’s automation system or lighting control system, the press release   …Continue Reading


Lighting Sector: 4% CAGR Through 2020

Carl Weinschenk

A new TechNavio report analyzing the professional luminaire sector predicts that the sector will grow by a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of almost 4 percent through 2020. The growth, the report says, will be driven by urbanization and industrialization. Lighting, which consumes about 20 percent of global electricity, has led governments to focus on energy   …Continue Reading


Decorative LED from GlacialLight

Carl Weinschenk

GlacialPower’s dimmable 35W CFD06DA-35 is a ceiling light with an optional decorative LED color ring that can be surface- or suspension-mounted. GlacialPower, which is a division of GlacialTech, said that the light is suitable for a wide range of commercial and consumer applications. There are three configurations of the light: The GFD06DA-35WW has a 3000K   …Continue Reading


GlacialPower Intros LED Driver

Carl Weinschenk

GlacialPower has introduced the GP-LS100P-36 1E, a 100 watt LED driver.


Lunera Intros Pathway and Entryway LED

Carl Weinschenk

Lunera has introduced the HID LED 360 lamp.


High Bay Light from GlacialLight

Carl Weinschenk

GlacialLight has introduced the GL-BL 190 High Bay Light.


Revolution Lighting Technologies in NJ, PA Schools

Carl Weinschenk

Revolution Lighting Technologies announced this week that it has been awarded contracts for LED conversions for five school systems in two states.