| Marshalls Installs Marl LED Floodlights|
May 21, 2013...Marshalls plc, a UK landscaping transformation company, has installed Marl
International Bay Range LED floodlighting to stockyards at five of its
manufacturing sites. The Bay Range LED floodlights replace high pressure sodium
and metal halide floodlights. Marl says that the LED floodlights reduce the
energy consumption per floodlight by up to 75%.
Pete Stevens, Group Energy and Carbon Manager at Marshalls plc, who was
responsible for managing this project, said, “Marl LED floodlights not
only offer a...EPA Publishes Draft 4 of Energy Star Lamps V1.0 Specification
May 21, 2013...The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released fourth draft of the Energy Star Lamps V1.0 specification. Lamps Version 1.0 is set to take effect 12 months after the release of the Final Program Requirements. The EPA says that this time will allow manufacturers with qualified products under the existing ENERGY STAR Compact Fluorescent Lamps V4.3 and Integral LED Lamps Version 1.4 specifications sufficient time to transition to the new...Deco Lighting Debuts Digital LED Lighting Platform with Commercial Troffers
May 21, 2013...Deco Lighting of Commerce, California USA has launched Deco Digital a new
portfolio of digital LED lighting products for commercial, industrial, retail
and hospitality applications. Deco’s initial offering includes a line of
recessed LED fixtures, LED wallpacks, floods, area fixtures, and LED retrofit
kits. The new line of products is currently ready for shipment.
Deco Digital lighting products reportedly feature energy-saving dimming
options, multiple lumen packages, and numerous color and beam angle options.
Many of the products...Robe Specified for 'Moses-The Ten Commandments' World Premiere at Theatre St. Gallen
May 17, 2013...Moving lights from Robe’s latest ROBIN MMX and DL Series ranges were utilised by Lighting Designer Michael Grundner for the world premiere of “Moses – The Ten Commandments” a new musical extravaganza by Michael Kunze and Dieter Falk being staged at the Theatre St. Gallen in Switzerland.
• ROBIN® MMX Spot
• ROBIN® DLX Spot
• ROBIN® DLF Wash
• ROBIN® DLS Profile
The creative brief for Grundner’s lighting design was to mimic the style and genre...Philips LED Luminaire Licensing Program Reaches 300 Licensees
May 16, 2013...The Netherlands-based company, Royal Philips reported having signed up its
300th licensee for its comprehensive portfolio of patented LED system
technologies and solutions. The company has seen its number of licensees grow
by 50% since May 2012. Since may of last year, the company's LED luminaire
licensing and retrofit program gained 100 new licensing agreements with
companies worldwide. Philips says that signing up its 300th licensee is a
significant milestone for the company.
Through the program, which...Ex-Or Survey Finds 85 Percent of Companies Keep Lights On Unnecessarily
May 16, 2013...UK Company, Ex-Or, a maker of occupancy sensors announced the results of a
survey of lighting habits at commercial offices and warehouses. Ex-Or's website
polled respondents about lighting habits in commercial offices and warehouses.
The company says that the results show that despite a tough economic climate, a
significant portion of UK companies are potentially wasting thousands of pounds
a year by leaving their lights on unnecessarily. Some 85 percent of survey
respondents reported have left...Philips New Application for Hue Lighting System Can Do things with Lights That Probably Never Occurred to You
May 16, 2013...Philips launched the next generation application for the Hue lighting system
that allows consumers to control their light bulbs using a smartphone or
tablet. Philips says that the new application offers more flexibility, depth
and breadth than before. The new Philips Hue channel on IFTTT (If This Then
That) enables the Hue system access to any application programming interface
(API) on the Internet. According to the company this allows Hue smart bulbs to
act as informational...PhotonStar Awarded UK Department of Energy and Climate Change Grant
May 14, 2013...UK-based LED lighting company, PhotonStar was awarded a grant by the UK
Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC) for up to £372,269. The grant
from the DECC Energy Entrepreneurs Fund and will be used to develop further
PhotonStar’s ChromaWhite smart circadian retrofit LED lighting solutions,
particularly the ChromaWhite smart lamp, a standard lamp form factor, with full
The grant will be paid in installments upon the completed development of
certain milestones during the current...
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