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2014-05-15 16:32:12

New UL Classified LED Retrofit Kit helps manufacturers efficiently incorporate LED technology into existing luminaire designs NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UL, a global safety science leader, introduced today a streamlined process for manufacturers to obtain a UL listing for LED surface-mounted tube lamps. With significant growth projected in the LED market, manufacturers are looking for ways to incorporate LED technology into existing luminaire designs. After...

2014-05-14 16:33:32

-- Quarterly Sales of $5.8 Million -- Net Earnings of $2.1 Million BURNABY, BC, May 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Photon Control Inc. ("Photon Control" or the "Company") (TSX-V: PHO), a leading developer of optical measurement technologies, released its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. "The significant progress achieved during fiscal 2013 made a positive impact on the start of Photon Control's current fiscal year," said Christopher Weston, President of...

2014-05-13 08:25:35

More than 20 Hazardous Area and General Purpose Efficient LED Flood Light Fixture Variations listed on DLC Qualified Products List, Now Pre-Qualified for Utility Rebates FARMINGDALE, N.J., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dialight (LSE: DIA.L), an innovative leader in LED lighting technology, today announced the listing of their DuroSite and SafeSite LED Flood Light family on the DesignLights Consortium's Solid State Lighting Fixtures Qualified Products List. Posting on the DLC list identifies...

2014-05-12 08:23:51

JACKSON, Mich., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Energy is helping families across Michigan to save energy and money this year by donating 85,000 energy-efficient light bulbs through food banks. "Energy efficiency has provided more than $575 million in savings to the homes and businesses we serve. By doing this, we continue to make good on our Promise to help Michigan save energy in a practical, everyday way," said Garrick Rochow, Consumers Energy's vice president of customer...

2014-05-09 23:03:09

Tianma NLT America (TNAM) has announced the introduction of a new 15.6-inch wide WXGA a-SI TFT LCD, developed by NLT Technologies. The LCD features a long-life white LED backlight unit that provides high luminance with lower maintenance costs for equipment and reduced environmental impact. (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 Tianma NLT America (TNAM) has announced the introduction of a new 15.6-inch wide WXGA a-SI TFT LCD, developed by NLT Technologies. The LCD features a long-life white LED backlight...

2014-05-09 12:25:02

Light-up bracelets are changing the world of live entertainment LOS ANGELES, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The audience is part of the show like never before, with Xylobands LED wristbands, lighting up individual audience members; live on command. The BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC AWARDS, live from MIAMI, Florida, featured Xylobands lighting up the audience. The LED interactive bracelets have been lighting up people at shows for Shakira, Pitbull, Daddy Yankee, Linkin Park, and many...

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%...

2014-05-08 16:29:42

New SafeSite® Class I, Div 2 LED High Bay Leverages Touch Screen and Wireless Technology for Maximum Control and Lighting Efficiency FARMINGDALE, N.J., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dialight (LSE: DIA.L), the innovative global leader in LED lighting technology, today introduced the world's first Class I Div 2 certified LED lighting system featuring advanced integrated wireless controls. The new SafeSite(®) High Bay with Wireless Control system offers a simple and secure touch-screen...

2014-05-07 23:07:04

Industrial lighting specialist Larson Electronics has announced the release of a 3,750 watt pneumatic light mast that provides a safe and effective way for operators to quickly deploy five 750 watt quartz lights to elevations up to 13.5 feet in height. Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 The PLM-13.5-5X500Q rugged telescoping pneumatic mini light tower from Larson Electronics is designed to allow operators to quickly and safely deploy 52,500 lumens of flood light in locations where the...


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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Electromagnetic Spectrum -- The electromagnetic spectrum describes the various types of electromagnetic radiation based on their wavelengths. Radio, representing wavelengths from a few feet to well over a mile, is at one end of the spectrum. Gamma ray radiation is at the other end: the wavelength of the harder types is so short, in the subatomic range, that we do not have instruments capable of directly measuring it. While the above classification scheme is generally accurate, in...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Electromagnetic Radiation -- Electromagnetic radiation is a combination of oscillating electric and magnetic fields propagating through space and carrying energy from one place to another. Light is a form of electromagnetic radiation. The theoretical study of electromagnetic radiation is called electrodynamics, a subfield of electromagnetism. When any wire (or other conducting object such as an antenna) conducts alternating current, electromagnetic radiation is propagated at the same...

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Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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