Posts tagged as Lighting news

Optimised light spectrum for LEDs

  A new LED light source concept enhancing the colour quality experience was shown to lighting professionals at the Light and Building Fair, and at subsequent customer seminars. Essentially an experiment in colour perception and appreciation, it generated a lot of enthusiasm and some new and interesting insights. It seems to be an ideal solution for […]

LED tips for the end-user

  LED lighting is relatively new technology and many end-users are still not familiar with its advantages. This often results in ill-informed purchasing decisions leading, in turn, to negative public opinion on these products. Lighting accounts for up to 25% of the average household and business energy budget. Manufacturers, retailers and distributors should therefore give […]

Lighting for safety, better visibility

  Idaho State University’s main campus needed a sustainable lighting solution to replace its existing 1 kW high-pressure sodium fixtures and 1 kW probe start metal halide fixtures to increase campus safety and to decrease energy consumption and maintenance cost. A combination of multiple Venture Lighting technologies was used. The company’s Natural White lighting system […]

New LED platform for recessed lights

Philips’ new generation LED recessed fixtures delivers substantial energy saving in a simple way, by adopting a brand-new LED platform and optical technology. It has an optimal colour CRI and power factor to improve the comfort of lighting, satisfying the requirements of various applications. It is the ideal replacement solution for conventional fluorescent lighting TL-D […]

Lighting retrofit at car dealership

  Northstar Chevy in the USA wanted to replace their current 1 kW probe start lighting system with a more energy-efficient solution which would also offer a utility rebate. Venture Lighting was assigned the task. With 74 lamps and ballast to be replaced in a mix of shoebox and flood fixtures, the dealer needed a […]

Trendy and energy-efficient spotlights

  The new Eurolux collection of trendy and energy-efficient spotlights from Eglo Leuchten of Austria boasts chic designs while offering tailored functionality such as the Tamara range – specifically designed for use in damp environments. With six new ranges included in this collection, there are single and track spotlights suitable for any space. The spotlights […]

Ultra-compact yellow LED for headlamps

The yellow Oslon Compact LED from Osram immediately opens up new design options for turn indicators in vehicle forward lighting. With package dimensions of 1,5 x 1,9 x 0,7 mm,  the new version is so small and yet so powerful that it is ideal for use in light guide applications. This high-power LED, based on […]

New photoelectric sensor range launched

  Omron has redesigned and expanded its M18 cylindrical range photoelectric sensors. The new generation is said to represent one of the largest varieties of dependable photoelectric sensors on the market. The recently launched E3FA/E3F1 series is the first of the company’s products based on a new platform for photoelectric sensors. It features high-performance sensing […]