Press Releases

“Light’s Labour’s Lost” – Policies for Energy-efficient Lighting

Paris, France–“Without rapid action the amount of energy used for lighting will be 80% higher in 2030 than today; however, if we simply make better use of today’s efficient lighting technologies and techniques, global lighting energy demand need be no greater at that time”, said Claude Mandil, Executive Director of …

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Lawsuit with Major US Residential Electric Lighting Fixture Manufacturer Ended in Business Arrangement

Nichia Corporation concluded that LED-application products marketed by a former Nichia customer, Intermatic, Inc., incorporated White LEDs infringed at least one of Nichia’s U.S. patents. On January 24, 2006, Nichia filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware alleging that certain White LED-application products …

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LSI Announces Major Initiatives in LED Lighting With Significant Strategic Implications

Acquisition of SACO Technologies’ Assets; President of LSI Technology Solutions Plus Named Cincinnati, Ohio USA- LSI Industries Inc. announced it has acquired substantially all the assets of SACO Technologies Inc., a leading technology developer and producer of LED (light emitting diode) products headquartered in Montreal, Canada. The purchase consideration consists …

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Avago Technologies Enters High-Power LED Market with First Series of Low-Profile LED Packages for Portable and Architectural Lighting

San Jose, California USA–Low Thermal Resistance and Moisture Sensitivity Levels Makes 1-Watt LED Package More Reliable and Easier to Install Avago Technologies, the world’s largest privately held semiconductor company, today announced its first series of 1-watt, high-power LEDs in one of the thinnest packages available. This new LED offers brighter …

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Color Kinetics Signs Dialight as New Licensee

Boston, Massachusetts USA — Color Kinetics Incorporated, a leading innovator of LED lighting systems and technologies, today announced that Dialight Corporation, the US subsidiary of UK-based Dialight plc, will license Color Kinetics’ full patent portfolio to support its LED application initiatives in the architectural, entertainment and general illumination markets. The …

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TIR Expands lexel Consortium to Japan

Vancouver, British Columbia Canada–Daiko Electric Co. Signs Development Agreement for lexel TIR Systems Ltd. announces that Daiko Electric Company of Osaka, Japan has signed a strategic development agreement to become the first Japanese company to join TIR’s growing consortium of companies developing and marketing lighting products based on its award-winning …

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DDP’s Engineered LED Solutions Developed for Emergency and Security Kiosks…

Low Voltage LED Assembly Illuminates Emergency Applications El Segundo, California USA–DDP, a leader in engineered LED solutions, has developed a small, environmentally-sealed LED lamp assembly for the emergency and security industry. DDP’s LED assemblies are manufactured to meet the specific color and brightness levels required for each application, such as …

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