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2014-03-20 23:02:16

[P2] Releases Free E-book: “6 Steps To Getting The Most From Every Lighting Retrofit” Yorba Linda, Calif. (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 It’s a little-known fact that the majority of energy-efficient lighting retrofits leave significant energy savings on the table. A book released today by energy-efficient lighting manufacturer Precision-Paragon [P2] aims to help building owners and lighting professionals identify and maximize potential sources of energy savings. “6 Steps to Getting the...

2014-03-20 16:24:47

WORCESTER, Mass., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Access Fixtures, a leader in commercial and sports light, announced a new lower price on a full basketball court lighting package. Joining lighting packages to light full courts and half courts, this full court basketball lighting package produces light levels of more than 28 foot-candles across the full playing area while achieving extremely even light levels, a max/min ration of only 3.4. Employing metal halide lamps and ballasts in...

2014-03-19 23:33:54

LIGHTUP LED is a patented LED panel light manufacturer and supplier from China. Recently, the business has upgraded its website with its new high power LED panel light collection. (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 LIGHTUP LED is a patented LED panel light manufacturer and supplier from China. Recently, the business has upgraded its website with its new high power LED panel light collection. As a leader in the LED industry, LIGHTUP LED make only high quality LED lights made through state-of-the-art...

2014-03-19 23:01:45

Leapfrog Lighting announced a sweepstake open to Ottawa, Ontario based retail stores to help demonstrate to businesses the role of LED bulbs in dramatically reducing energy use and costs. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Leapfrog Lighting announced a contest to all Ottawa, Ontario retailers designed to illustrate the significant benefits of LED bulbs in lowering utility costs. "Most businesses are considering the switch to LED lighting," said Stephen Naor, CEO of Leapfrog...

2014-03-19 16:24:18

FAIRFIELD, N.J., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amerlux CEO/President Chuck Campagna announced that Amerlux's Hornet HP Downlights have won Architectural SSL Magazine's Product Innovation Award in the category of Downlights, with a Special Citation Award for the Hornet Retrofit. Amerlux, a global leader in lighting, product innovation, manufacturing and creative lighting solutions, has engineered these downlights for ambient and task lighting in retail, hospitality and commercial...

2014-03-19 16:21:04

WORCESTER, Mass., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Access Fixtures announced a new LED basketball court lighting system able to light a full court using very little energy and requiring virtually no maintenance for years, while costing less than $9,500. As the newest product to join Access Fixtures' extensive line of commercial and sports LED lighting, the LED basketball court lighting package produces light levels of more than 15 foot-candles across the full playing area while...

2014-03-18 23:35:00

Recently, LIGHTUP LED, a popular manufacture and wholesaler of high quality LED lights, has introduced its high power LED inground lights to expand its overseas market. (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Recently, LIGHTUP LED, a popular manufacture and wholesaler of high quality LED lights, has introduced its high power LED inground lights to expand its overseas market. On the official website of LIGHTUP LED, customers can see these hot sale models of LED lights easily. Aluminium housing is a...

2014-03-18 23:23:20

The global market for general lighting was valued at nearly $25.7 billion in 2012 and nearly $29.8 billion in 2013. BCC Research expects the market to grow to $47.6 billion by 2018, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate of 9.8% from 2013 to 2018. Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 According to a new technical market research report General Lighting: Global Markets, from BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com), the global market for general lighting was valued at nearly...

2014-03-18 23:22:53

Solid State and Other Energy Efficient Lighting Systems market report covers major solid state and other energy efficient lighting technologies such as fluorescent, high intensity discharge, neon, organic light emitting diode (OLED), and light emitting diodes (LED). (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/emerging-lighting-technologies-and-global-market-120.html) (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 According to a new market research report, “Solid State and Other Energy Efficient Lighting...

2014-03-18 23:22:37

Smart Lighting Market research report categorizes the global market on the basis of lighting type, components, connectivity technology and applications. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/smart-lighting-market-985.html) (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 According to a new market research report "Smart Lighting Market (2013 - 2018): By Component (Sensors, Controllers, Chipsets, Others); Lighting Type (Led, Fl, Cfl, Hid); Connectivity (Wired, Wireless); Application (Commercial,...


Latest Lighting Reference Libraries

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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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