• Why Secondary Optics Makes Sense for LED Designs
    06.17.16

    Why Secondary Optics Makes Sense for LED Designs

    This is part three of our four part series on LightFair 2016. Industry reports show the secondary optics market to be the single biggest growth opportunity in lighting components, growing to $6.9 billion in 2023. Not surprisingly, secondary optics...

  • Cree™ Presents Intelligent LED Lighting for the Horticultural Environment
    06.01.16

    Cree™ Presents Intelligent LED Lighting for the Horticultural Environment

    Considering the range of areas packaged LEDs and SSL products are addressing in recent times, it can be viewed as the most progressive technology that the horticultural lighting system has witnessed in decades. The innovative technology, dramatically...

  • Top Trends at LightFair 2016
    05.31.16

    Top Trends at LightFair 2016

    This is part one of our four part LightFair 2016 series. LightFair International, one of the largest annual trade shows and conferences on architectural and commercial lighting trends, was held in San Diego, California in April 2016.

  • ERG Launches Smart Force™ SFDZ LED Driver
    04.29.16

    ERG Launches Smart Force™ SFDZ LED Driver

    Endicott Research Group, Inc. - The power behind the LED displays- is a top notch manufacturer of LED back light drivers and onboard /external dimming LED rail replacements. The company has recently released the latest version of LED driver.

  • Chip-on-Board LED Market to Experience 35.5% CAGR by 2020
    04.15.16

    Chip-on-Board LED Market to Experience 35.5% CAGR by 2020

    A recent report released by market research firm Technavio pegs the global chip-on-board (COB) LED market to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 35.5% during 2016-2020. COB, which is a relatively new bare-chip technology used for LED...

  • Cree XLamp CXA2 High Density LEDs
    03.18.16

    Cree XLamp CXA2 High Density LEDs

    Cree, Inc., a valued supplier partner to WPG Americas, Inc., has introduced its XLamp CXB1310 and CXB1520 High Density LED arrays. These new LEDs deliver the most lumens in the industry for their LES (light emitting surface) sizes – 6mm and 9mm.

  • IoT-Based Lighting – Gaining Popularity in Connected Offices
    03.11.16

    IoT-Based Lighting – Gaining Popularity in Connected Offices

    Changing our entire perception about LED lights being just lights, Internet of Things (IoT) controlled LED lighting with sensors tucked in and connected to Internet, is all set to play an integral role in our daily environment.

  • Solid State Lighting and Its Growing Impact in Carbon Emission Reduction
    02.25.16

    Solid State Lighting and Its Growing Impact in Carbon Emission Reduction

    Today, Solid State Lighting (SSL) is a hot topic in the field of energy saving and carbon emission reduction. According to U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), SSL has the potential to reduce lighting energy use across the nation by as much as 50% by 2030.

  • Choosing a Light Engine Solution
    09.23.15

    Choosing a Light Engine Solution

    Can you honestly say you know where to start when developing a new idea utilizing LED technology? If you can answer YES you are probably already developing luminaires, if you answered NO don’t fret. With a Yes or NO answer there can be significant...

  • The State of Solid State Lighting
    08.10.15

    The State of Solid State Lighting

    Unless you have been off the grid or just under some bad lighting, you may have noticed more solid state lighting fixtures illuminating the environment around you. There have been great strides over the past 6 years enabling these products...