Archives: LED

ADATA Launches High-Efficiency LED Lighting in HK

Karen Henry

ADATA Lighting will unveil high efficiency T8 LED tubes and bulbs, high color rendering index (CRI) Linear Lights, MR16 lights, advanced LED ceiling lights with remote motion sensing technology, and modular outdoor lighting at the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair. The ADATA Linear Light LED with CRI 95 and the MR16 (CRI 90) provide natural,   …Continue Reading


Global Industrial and Commercial LED Market to Reach $166B by 2022

Karen Henry

The global industrial and commercial LED lighting market is expected to reach $165.91 billion by 2022, according to a new report by Grand View Research. That figure represents a more than a seven-fold increase from the market’s 2014 estimated value of $21.53 billion. A shift toward the implementation of energy efficient, cost-effective systems is expected   …Continue Reading


Orion Introduces High-Performing High Bays

Karen Henry

Orion Energy Systems has introduced a new suite of high bay LED industrial light fixtures. The ISON LED High Bay delivers 179 lumens per watt and a 10-year total cost of ownership. The APOLLO LED High Bay offers up to 148 lumens per watt, and the HARRIS LED High Bay also delivers up to 148   …Continue Reading


Bowling Green University Tabs Cree for Field House LEDs

Carl Weinschenk

Bowling Green University is using LEDs from Cree to replace metal halide lighting fixtures in its Perry Field House. The playing field, which measures 100 yards by 60 yards, now is lit by Cree CXB High-Bay LED luminaires. The changeover is saving the school, which is in Bowling Green, Ohio, more than $200,000 in energy   …Continue Reading


La-Z Boy Gets LEEDs Certified

Carl Weinschenk

Furniture company La-Z-Boy’s new world headquarters has been awarded Silver Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design by the U.S. Green Building Council, according to Home Furnishings News. The facility was completed in March. The building is 200,000 square feet, including a three-story glass lobby with natural lighting. The facility, which was designed by Rudoph/Libbe, includes   …Continue Reading


Orion Wins School District Contracts, Increases Chances for Incentives

Carl Weinschenk

Several school districts nationwide have recently reduced their maintenance cost and energy use while improving the quality of light in the classroom and becoming eligible for higher rebates and incentives by installing energy efficient retrofit lighting platforms. Orion Energy Systems, a manufacturer of retrofit lighting platforms, says its lighting solutions have been installed in the   …Continue Reading


Washington City Saves, Drives Efficiencies with LED Streetlights

Carl Weinschenk

West Richmond, WA, recently replaced 1,097 streetlights with Autobahn LED luminaries from Acuity Brands, according to Equipment World. The transition enables energy use to be reduced by more than 60 percent and, according to the story, increases illumination and addresses “dark sky” conditions. The city simultaneously installed Acuity’s ROAM wireless monitoring system that enables the   …Continue Reading


Orion Energy Introduces LED Troffer Retrofit

Linda Hardesty

Orion Energy Systems launched its new High Lumen LED APOLLO Troffer Retrofit and 19 new LED products for commercial, industrial and retail facilities. The High Lumen LED APOLLO Troffer Retrofit is available in 7000 (2×2 and 2×4) and 9000 (2×4) lumen packages, expanding its use to now include broader retail and education applications. The troffer retrofit   …Continue Reading


UMD Performing Arts Center Will Achieve 80% Energy Savings with LED Retrofit

Karen Henry

The University of Maryland (UMD) Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center (CSPAC) will achieve an estimated 80 percent energy savings as the result of an LED wall washer retrofit. The project included replacing 87 halogen lamps lining the CSPAC’s atrium with LED modules. The primary goals of the retrofit were to maintain the visual appearance of   …Continue Reading


Community College Nets $80K in Lighting Rebates

Linda Hardesty

San Diego Community College District (SDCCD) chose Cree energy efficient LED lighting for its campus along with Cree SmartCast technology. The college upgraded its administrative offices with the LED lights and controls and is now consuming up to 75 percent less lighting energy. The college also received over $80,000 in rebates for the project. The   …Continue Reading