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2014-05-15 23:07:06

Industrial lighting specialist Larson Electronics has announced the release of a 160 watt Class 1 & 2 fluorescent ultraviolet light fixture that is used to cure coatings and adhesives or as a germicidal agent. The EPL-48-4L-UV uses a special ballast and bulb to produce an ultraviolet light. Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 The EPL-48-4L-UV fixture from Larson Electronics is a four foot, four lamp explosion proof fluorescent light fixture that emits light in the ultraviolet spectrum....

2014-05-15 16:33:40

Jade Sky Technologies and UC Davis's California Lighting Technology Center demonstrate the lighting market's readiness to meet tough new quality standards MILPITAS, Calif., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Jade Sky Technologies ("JST"), a clean-tech start-up manufacturer of LED driver ICs with best-in-class dimming at the best value, announces the recently completed demonstration of the technical and economic feasibility of meeting the flicker and dimming requirements set by the...

2014-05-13 08:35:26

"Its field-replaceable driver doubles the LED tube life to 10 years" RENTON, Wash., ?May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aleddra LED Lighting announces today that it will introduce their third generation (G3) EasiRetrofit® LED tube lamp at the upcoming LightFair 2014 in Las Vegas, June 3-5. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140512/86582 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140512/86583 Aleddra's EasiRetrofit tube with double-ended safety switch is well recognized...

2014-05-08 23:09:45

1000Bulbs.com is pleased to announce it is now offering Kobi Electric 277-volt LED R-style lamps for use in recessed can lights, track lights and more. Garland, Texas (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Always striving to be on the cutting edge of new and exciting lighting technology, 1000Bulbs.com is pleased to announce it is now offering Kobi Electric 277-volt LED R-style lamps for use in recessed can lights, track lights and more. This new development in LED technology enables energy-efficient...

2014-05-08 23:05:33

As commercial & industrial LED lighting becomes mainstream, [P2] customers can take advantage of significantly lower costs. Yorba Linda, Calif. (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Lighting manufacturer Precision-Paragon [P2] announced today that in the past three years, the cost difference between LED and fluorescent lighting has shrunk dramatically, thanks to substantial reductions in the cost of LED technology. "We've seen the installation costs for LED lighting cut by more than 60%...

2014-05-07 12:23:21

Independence LED tubes are also potentially safer than competitor products WAYNE, Pa., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Independence LED Lighting, the award-winning U.S. LED manufacturer, announced today that, according to U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) report data, Independence LED tubes are 15% more efficient than 30 other LED manufacturers, including tubes from competitors Philips, Cree, and Osram Sylvania. The DOE report found that LEDs are more efficient than ever. The CALiPER...

2014-05-05 23:05:55

Larson Electronics has added to its extensive range of industrial grade lighting equipment with the release of a 2000 watt hazardous area portable light tower with a manual crank up winch for operation. The wheeled quadpod mounted hazardous location light tower is U.L. approved Class 1 Division 2 and is rated for use in wet environments. Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 The HAL-C-2X1000W hazardous location metal halide light tower from Larson Electronics is comprised of a removable dual...

Finally, A Truly Warm Replacement To Banned Incandescent Light Bulbs
2014-05-05 10:16:14

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online American consumers have been on the fence when it comes to new energy-efficient LED and CFL light bulbs. While these bulbs last much longer and cost much less than the long-used incandescent bulbs of yesteryear, they generally do not provide the same type of glow and warmth that consumers were accustomed to. However, a new player in the lighting industry has arrived that is looking to bring back comforting light that was lost when...

2014-05-05 08:22:39

The Finally Light Bulb Company Debuts First Ever Acandescent(TM) Light Bulb; Consumers No Longer Need to Sacrifice Light Quality for Efficiency or Affordability CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Finally Light Bulb Company, www.finallybulbs.com, today introduced the first energy-efficient A type light bulb that truly replicates the familiar warm and reassuring glow of the now-banned incandescent bulbs that consumers love and miss. The Finally(TM) light bulb uniquely...

2014-04-29 23:10:32

With over 40 years as a leader in the industrial and commercial lighting industry, Larson Electronics continues its commitment to providing high grade lighting equipment to specialty markets with the release of a 150 watt LED explosion proof pole top slip fitter light. The EPL-PT-150LED-RT provides operators with a powerful and energy efficient alternative to traditional hazardous location luminaries. Kemp, Texas 75143 (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 The EPL-PT-150LED-RT Class 1 Division 1 &...


Latest Gas discharge lamps Reference Libraries

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2010-10-28 18:28:32

A mercury arc valve converts high-voltage or high-current alternating current into direct current. It is an electrical rectifier often used to provide power for industrial motors, electric railways, streetcars, and electric locomotives. Peter Cooper Hewitt, in 1902, invented the mercury arc rectifier. It was further developed by researchers throughout the 1920s and 1930s. Prior to solid-state devices, mercury arc rectifiers were one of the more efficient rectifiers. Silicon diode and...

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2010-09-29 16:52:36

The incandescent light bulb provides a source of electric light through incandescence. The bulb works by passing current through a filament which heats to a temperature that produces light. The glass bulb that contains the filament prevents oxidation of the hot filament. The bulbs are also called electric lamps. Incandescent bulbs come in a various sizes and voltages. They can range from 1.5 volts to 300, require no external regulating equipment and have low manufacturing costs. They work...

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2009-04-23 12:28:48

Pavel Nikolayevich Yablochkov (September 14, 1847 "“ March 31, 1984) was a Russian electrical engineer, inventor, and businessman. His most notable invention was a type of electric carbon arc lamp, called the Yablochkov candle. Yablochkov graduated from Mykolayiv Engineering Institute as a military engineer in 1866. In 1869, he continued his education at the Galvanic School in St. Petersburg. Yablochkov settled in Moscow in 1873 after serving time in the army. After that, he was...

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