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Preventing Streetlight Glare In The New World Of LED

Preventing Streetlight Glare In The New World Of LED Lighting

The Optical Society Long hours of nighttime driving can cause eyestrain because while our vision adapts to the surrounding darkness, the sudden stabs of brightness from streetlamps can be irritating, distracting and even painful. Even as LED...

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2014-07-25 23:04:31

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 Class 1 Division 2 explosion proof four foot, four lamp fixture that operates on 347 volts AC. Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 The HALS-48-4L-347V from Larson Electronics is a hazardous area fluorescent light fixture that is Class 1 Division 2 Groups A,B,C, and D approved, has a...

2014-07-24 23:03:00

Based on the broad acceptance of the Internet-of-Things (IoT), of which smart lighting is a part, NanoMarkets has considerably upgraded its long-term forecasts for smart lighting compared with a previous report they issued in 2013. Glen Allen, VA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The market for LED drivers, MCUs, sensors and other chips used in smart lighting will grow from around $67 million in 2014 to $1.05 billion in 2019. This is according to a new report from industry analyst firm NanoMarkets...

2014-07-23 23:24:47

Exploring the latest breakthroughs and advancements in energy lighting solutions. Quebec, Canada (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Bramal LED announced that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of Innovations with Ed Begley Jr, airing later this year via Discovery Channel. Dates and show times TBA. In this segment, viewers will learn about Bramal LED’s T-10 lamps, which provide over 80,000 hours of continuous lighting, and can reduce energy consumption by up to 70 percent. Bramal LED’s...

2014-07-23 23:22:03

Award-winning display solutions raise collaboration to a whole new level. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Who:    Prysm, Inc. Where:    Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham/Research Triangle When:     July 23, 2014 At ClarkPowell Fusion, Prysm, Inc. will demonstrate its Cascade collaboration video wall solutions that combine state-of-the-art hardware, software and network services for telepresence, content sharing, video and web...

2014-07-23 23:21:52

The Larson Electronics EPL-HB-3X150LED-RT Explosion Proof High Bay light fixture provides operators with a powerful and energy efficient alternative to traditional hazardous location luminaries. LED technology and compact design makes this lamp an excellent replacement upgrade option for the older, bulky and high maintenance cost fixtures. Kemp, TX 75143 (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 This Class 1 Division 1 & 2, Class 2 Division 1 & 2 explosion proof light fixture provides 36,000 lumens...

2014-07-23 23:18:51

Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "Global Energy Efficient Lighting Technology Market by Correlated Color Temperature (CCT), Application and Geography 2013- 2018" report to their offering. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/emerging-lighting-technology-market-by-color-temperature.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 A new market research report published by Transparency Market Research based on “Global...

2014-07-23 23:02:22

Going green can be done by making small adjustments to daily energy consumption. Mr. Electric has five ways to go green and save money. Waco, Texas (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 During the hot summer months, homeowners are looking to save on the electric bill. By going green, homeowners can reduce pollutants, save money and recycle reusable products and material. Going green can be done by making small adjustments to daily energy consumption. Mr. Electric has five ways to go green and save...

2014-07-23 23:00:44

A new survey from Leapfrog Lighting reveals upfront cost as the leading reason for delay in implementing LED lamps in the workplace, even though 81.9 per cent ultimately install or plan to install. Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 The upfront installation cost of retrofitting workplaces with LED bulbs is the main stumbling block holding back business owners from implementing the change. Although 81.9 per cent of those surveyed* currently use or plan to use LED bulbs, high price is the...

2014-07-22 08:24:59

WORCESTER, Mass., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bulbs.com, one of the largest online distributors of replacement lighting is going to market with a new larger assortment of LED indoor and outdoor lighting fixtures. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131021/NE00845LOGO The broader assortments of LED fixtures include: -- LED High Bay Fixtures - use fewer watts of power and can save up to 80% in energy cost -- Landscape Fixtures - rugged build will last up to 50,000 hours...

2014-07-21 23:10:23

The outdoor fixture can be used to highlight design features of any landscape and provide security for the home. Issaquah, WA (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Customers of TheHardwareCity.com can now find a high quality landscape floodlight by Coleman Cable in the store’s extensive online catalog. The landscaping light is in stock and available for 54% below retail price. Customers enjoy free shipping while purchasing a quality lighting product. Coleman Cable’s 20 lumen floodlight with...


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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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2004-10-19 04:45:43

Light Pollution -- Light pollution refers to excess light, created by human activities, that brightens the night sky enough to hide many stars from observers. For the average person, light pollution means that even on a clear, moonless night, only a few stars may be visible. When a city grows up near an astronomical observatory, light pollution can make the observatory effectively useless. Unlike most forms of pollution, light pollution isn't persistent: turn the lights off, and the...

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