Green Market en Philly’s Geno’s Steaks Goes LED <div class="node-body article-body">Their lights are on around the clock, and the electric bill reflected that. Geno’s was actively researching options for more energy efficient lighting without compromising the quality of light.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:19:00 +0000 36021 at How Elon Musk Got His Start <div class="node-body article-body">Ever wonder how Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla and Spacex and the co-founder and chairman of Solar City got to where he is today? This infographic from <a href="" title=""></a> hits the highlights of his amazing story.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Electrical Vehicles Solar elon musk Solarcity tesla Tue, 23 Aug 2016 12:12:00 +0000 36011 at Anna Vital / Visual Capitalist Vancouver Bets Big on Zero Emissions Building Code <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The city of Vancouver, B.C., is staking a claim to being the greenest city in North America with a new law</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Green Market Silver Thu, 18 Aug 2016 19:58:00 +0000 35971 at (Photo by Robert Giroux/Getty Images) EW's Top 10 LED Picks for August, 2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Congratulations to Access Lighting, Acclaim Lighting, Barron Lighting, JESCO, Lunera, Maxlite, Lighting Science, Nora Lighting, Sigma Luminous and WAC Lighting for having LED products selected for EW's Aug. 2016 Top 10 LEDs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting Gallery Access Lighting Acclaim Lighting Barron Lighting JESCO Lighting Science Lunera Maxlite Nora Lighting Sigma Luminous WAC Lighting Mon, 15 Aug 2016 19:09:00 +0000 35951 at Lighting’s Inventory Puzzles <div class="field-deck"> How electrical distributors are dealing with inventory in lighting’s new world of accelerated obsolescence. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The wondrous changes brought by LED lighting technology over the past few years also bring with them a fiendish set of puzzles for distributors to solve in terms of inventory.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting Management Gold Wed, 10 Aug 2016 19:10:00 +0000 35941 at jgroup/iStock/Thinkstock Sonepar Senior V.P. Now CEO of NJ-Based Solar Firm <div class="node-body article-body">CenterStar Energy Services, a national solar construction and installation firm, has appointed Kathy Rusko as CEO and a member of its board of directors. Rusko was most recently senior V.P. for Sonepar North America.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Solar People Rusko solar Sonepar Thu, 04 Aug 2016 22:02:00 +0000 35871 at The New Yorker Takes an Interest in LED Lifespans <div class="node-body article-body"> J.B. MacKinnon of The New Yorker focuses on the LED lighting market’s upending of product life expectations </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:46:00 +0000 35771 at Livermore Centennial Bulb webcam still Cree Plans to Sell Wolfspeed Power and RF Division for $850 Million <div class="node-body article-body">Cree, Inc., Durham, N.C., plans to sell its Wolfspeed Power and RF division, its including its silicon-carbide substrate business for power, RF and gemstone applications, to Infineon Technologies AG for $850 million in cash. The move is part of Cree’s plans to focus more on LED lighting.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting News Watch Cree LED lighting Fri, 15 Jul 2016 16:32:00 +0000 35471 at Google Buys Entire Production of Wind Farms in Norway and Sweden to Power Data Centers <div class="node-body article-body">Google continues to make news with its plans to eventually run its operations 100% from clean energy. According to its Google Green Blog, last year it purchased 942MW of addition renewable power. The company recently announced it's purchasing 236MW from two Scandinavian wind farms.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wind AWEA Google wind Tue, 12 Jul 2016 14:27:00 +0000 35401 at Photo credit: American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) Lighting Science Exploring Use of Lighting to Fight Zika Virus <div class="node-body article-body">Working with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s entomology lab in Gainesville, Fla., Lighting Science began testing its light-based bug traps this spring. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting Silver Fri, 08 Jul 2016 20:22:00 +0000 35311 at <p><span class="_Xbe kno-fv">Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, carriers of Zika and other viruses.</span></p> Copyright Mario Tama, Getty Images