Cree Selected for Comprehensive McLaren Healthcare System Lighting Upgrade

Durham, North Carolina-based Cree, Inc. reported that Michigan-based integrated healthcare network McLaren Health Care (McLaren) chose Cree LED Lighting and Cree SmartCast® Technology to improve both interior and exterior lighting at 11 hospitals. Connected LED lighting with control and monitoring is a natural fit for healthcare facilities, many of which …

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Ashmolean Museum Now Uses Soraa LED Light Engines

Soraa LED Light Engines illuminate Ashmolean Museum

Soraa LED light engines using the company’s GaN on GaN™ LED technology now illuminate the display cases at the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, England. The Ashmolean Museum originally opened in 1683 as the first public museum in the world. The museum displays art and artifacts from many world civilizations. The …

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Schallberg Tunnel Lit with LED Lighting

Thanks to LED lighting from Tridonic, the Schallberg tunnel on the Simplon Pass is much brighter. The extensive, two-and-a-half-year renovation transformed the dark 1970s constructed tunnel in the Swiss Alps. The 45 km long Simplon Pass between Brig and Iselle is one of the most important transit routes in the …

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Mayyard Launches LED PAR Lamp Family

Ningbo Mayyard Photoelectricity Co., Ltd has introduced an LED PAR lamp family that boasts several advantages. In addition to offering high brightness, the LED PAR lamps offer high efficiency and high color rendering index of 80+. The lamps do not produce any ultraviolet or infrared light like conventional fluorescent lights. …

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Philips to Sell 80% of Lumileds to U.S. Firm

Royal Philips NV (Philips) agreed to sell an 80.1% stake in its lighting components business Lumileds to investment company Apollo Global Management LLC.  U.S.-based Apollo Global Management says it raises, invests and manages investments for prominent pension and endowment funds and other institutional and individual investors. Philips, which is headquartered in …

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Philips Lighting and Xiaomi Form Smart Lighting Joint Venture

Back in December of 2015, Philips teamed up with Chinese smartphone, sensor, and app maker Xiaomi to produce a connected desk lamp. Now, the companies have chosen to form a joint venture company to bring connected lighting to China. Xiaomi produces the Mi brand of smartphones, TVs, set-top boxes, routers, …

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Soraa LED Lamps Illuminate Exhibition at Western Australian Museum

Soraa VIVID MR16 LED lamps illuminate 100 Objects exhibit at Western Australian Museum in Perth.

Soraa reported that its LED lamps were installed at the Western Australian Museum in Perth, Western Australia. Soraa’s GaN on GaNTM LED technology illuminates the exhibit – A History of the World in 100 Objects, a collection of the British Museum. The exhibition showcases a timeline of tool development ranging from …

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