Lighting http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7395/more en DOE Lauds Schneider Electric for Green Factories http://ewweb.com/lighting/doe-lauds-schneider-electric-green-factories <div class="node-body article-body"><p><span style="font-size: 16.5165157318115px;">The Department of Energy&rsquo;s Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) recently announced that Schneider Electric now has five manufacturing facilities certified in the U.S. Department of Energy&#39;s (DOE) Superior Energy Performance (SEP) program and ISO 50001.&nbsp; Two Platinum level facilities &mdash; Smyrna, Tennessee, and Seneca, South Carolina &mdash; improved their energy performance by more than 15%. Three Silver level plants&mdash;Lincoln, Neb.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/doe-lauds-schneider-electric-green-factories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/doe-lauds-schneider-electric-green-factories#comments Lighting DOE ISO Schneider Electric Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:04:00 +0000 20261 at http://ewweb.com NAILD Launches New Lighting Training http://ewweb.com/lighting/naild-launches-new-lighting-training <div class="node-body article-body">The National Association of Independent Lighting Distributors (NAILD), recently launched its newly-revised Lighting Specialist I (LS I) training program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/naild-launches-new-lighting-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/naild-launches-new-lighting-training#comments Lighting LEDs lighting NAILD National Association of Independent Lighting Distributors Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:28:00 +0000 20221 at http://ewweb.com EW's Top 10 LED Product Picks for October http://ewweb.com/lighting/ews-top-10-led-product-picks-october <div class="node-body gallery-body">Check out Electrical Wholesaling's LED Product Picks for October 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/ews-top-10-led-product-picks-october" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/ews-top-10-led-product-picks-october#comments Product Galleries Lighting Top 10 LED Product Picks Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:56:00 +0000 20101 at http://ewweb.com Soraa Founder Shuji Nakamura Wins Nobel Prize in Physics for Inventing the Blue Light-Emitting Diode (LED) http://ewweb.com/lighting/soraa-founder-shuji-nakamura-wins-nobel-prize-physics-inventing-blue-light-emitting-diode-l <div class="node-body article-body"><p><span style="font-size: 16.5165157318115px;">Dr. Shuji Nakamura, one of the founders of Soraa, Fremont, Calif., an LED manufacturer, has been awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics. The Nobel committee recognized Nakamura&rsquo;s invention, the blue light emitting diode (LED), as a major advancement in LED lighting, and said his LED innovation &ldquo;has enabled bright and energy-saving white light sources.&rdquo;</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/soraa-founder-shuji-nakamura-wins-nobel-prize-physics-inventing-blue-light-emitting-diode-l" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/soraa-founder-shuji-nakamura-wins-nobel-prize-physics-inventing-blue-light-emitting-diode-l#comments Lighting LED lighting Shuji Nakamura Soraa Tue, 07 Oct 2014 18:41:00 +0000 20071 at http://ewweb.com <p><span style="font-size: 16.5165157318115px;">Nakamura believed his&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 16.5165157318115px; line-height: 20px;">GaN on GaN LED technology would be the future of lighting.</span></p> Ford to Save $7 Million with 25K LED fixtures http://ewweb.com/lighting/ford-save-7-million-25k-led-fixtures <div class="field-byline"> EHS Today </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ford Motor Co. is investing $25 million to install 25,000 LED fixtures at its factories around the globe. The LED fixtures are expected to save $7 million over the company's existing lighting systems -- a 70% reduction.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/ford-save-7-million-25k-led-fixtures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/ford-save-7-million-25k-led-fixtures#comments Lighting Ford LED Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:26:00 +0000 20041 at http://ewweb.com LED Tape Lights http://ewweb.com/lighting/led-tape-lights <div class="node-body article-body">Nora Lighting is introducing three additional models of Tape Lights: the White Band Tape Light for a more contemporary appearance; the Side-Lit Tape Light, which projects to the side; and a new CRI 90+ option for more natural color renditions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/led-tape-lights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/led-tape-lights#comments Product Galleries Lighting LED lighting Nora Lighting Mon, 06 Oct 2014 21:37:00 +0000 20021 at http://ewweb.com 150 Lumens-Per-Watt LED Troffer http://ewweb.com/lighting/150-lumens-watt-led-troffer <div class="node-body article-body"><p><span style="font-size: 16.5165157318115px;">Cree&rsquo;s ZR High-Efficacy (HE) LED troffer is a commercial specification-grade troffer designed to reduce energy consumption by 70% when compared to traditional fluorescent troffers, enabling greater design freedom for customers looking to achieve LEED certification. The 150-lumens-per-watt LED has a 100,000-hour lifetime&mdash; which Cree is promoting as twice as long as comparable LED troffers&mdash;and a 10-year limited warranty.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/150-lumens-watt-led-troffer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/150-lumens-watt-led-troffer#comments Product Galleries Lighting Cree LED lighting troffer Mon, 06 Oct 2014 21:08:00 +0000 20011 at http://ewweb.com LED PAR and BR lamps http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-par-and-br-lamps <div class="node-body article-body">MaxLite introduces LED PAR and BR lamps with increased efficacy and smoother design as energy-efficient replacements for incandescent bulbs in architectural, commercial and high-end residential applications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-par-and-br-lamps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-par-and-br-lamps#comments Product Galleries Lighting LED lighting Maxlite Mon, 06 Oct 2014 20:19:00 +0000 19991 at http://ewweb.com Lighting Systems Index Flat in 2Q 2014: Is Technology a Factor? http://ewweb.com/lighting/lighting-systems-index-flat-2q-2014-technology-factor <div class="node-body article-body">The National Lighting Bureau, Silver Spring, Md., speculates that technology may be at least partly to blame for the lack of significant-overall change (a 0.1% increase) between first- and second-quarter 2014 lighting-equipment demand as measured by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association’s Lighting-Systems Index (LSI).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/lighting-systems-index-flat-2q-2014-technology-factor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/lighting-systems-index-flat-2q-2014-technology-factor#comments Lighting compact flourescent lamp lighting Fri, 03 Oct 2014 19:24:00 +0000 19871 at http://ewweb.com National Lighting Bureau Leasing your lighting? Cree’s Swoboda says it’s already happening http://ewweb.com/lighting/leasing-your-lighting-cree-s-swoboda-says-it-s-already-happening <div class="node-body article-body">Interesting article about Cree Inc., Durham, N.C., at <a href="http://www.xconomy.com" title="www.xconomy.com">www.xconomy.com</a> in which Chuck Swoboda, the company’s CEO says Cree could also get in the business of leasing light to customers.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/leasing-your-lighting-cree-s-swoboda-says-it-s-already-happening" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/leasing-your-lighting-cree-s-swoboda-says-it-s-already-happening#comments Lighting Chuck Swoboda Cree LED lighting Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:46:00 +0000 19461 at http://ewweb.com