Latest Philips Lighting North America Stories

2011-06-28 06:00:00

BURLINGTON, Mass., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The evenings are brighter along the streets and sidewalks of Weston, Florida, as the city has selected Philips Lighting - the global leader in the development of LED lighting technology - to provide 1,200 environmentally-sustainable, energy-efficient and aesthetically-pleasing Roadstar luminaires from Philips Roadway throughout the city.

2011-04-19 06:00:00

SOMERSET, N.J., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Earth Day, Philips Lighting is announcing the availability of the Philips EcoVantage range of light bulbs exclusively at The Home Depot, an energy-efficient incandescent that is a more sustainable alternative to traditional bulbs.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.