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Role of LED Technology in delivering Quality Lighting

May 29, 2017 12:54 am

Light Emitting Diodes (LED) are the latest and most exciting technological advancement in the lighting industry. LEDs are small, solid light bulbs which are extremely energy-efficient and long lasting. LEDs function differently than traditional incandescent light bulbs. This makes LEDs more sturdy and durable than traditional incandescent light bulbs. LED technology also offers many additional advantages over incandescent lighting devices – such as exceptionally longer life span 60,000 hours, enormously lower energy usage 90% more efficient, reduced maintenance costs and higher safety. The quality of the energy efficient lighting depends on tailoring the technology with best components and engineering. Quality lighting includes considerations of factors...

Market Strategies to be adopted by Global Lighting Companies

May 28, 2017 12:59 am

The global LED general lighting market has undergone extreme dramatic changes in 2011 to 2015. LED Lighting technologies witnessed unique advancements during these 5 years, offering to an extended range of applications: from indicator lights to lighting fixtures; from lighting fixtures to outdoor landscape lighting; and from display backlighting to general lighting. LEDs have been powerful and have seized the market shares of incandescent lamps, fluorescent lamps, and HID lamps. However, after the third quarter in 2015, LED lighting, which had grown at a CAGR of over 100% every year, appear to slow its pace, according to the study done by LEDINSIDE. Having...

Internet of Things – IoT – Industrial Revolution

May 27, 2017 8:15 am

In today’s dynamic and unpredictable market, manufacturers seek possibilities that will help them to improve profitability and at the same time alleviate risk as much as possible. An Industrial IoT platform combined with LED lighting systems can provide revenue generating opportunities to product manufacturing companies. The Industrial Internet transforms the way people and machines perform with connected technologies. The Industrial Internet enables organizations to understand operations better by connecting machines and collecting industrial data. As a result, the Industrial Internet has emerged as a new wave in business that leads to productivity gains and performance optimization. Internet of Things (IoT), will...

Importance of Purchasing Quality LED lights

May 26, 2017 9:17 am

LED technology has caused a significant shake-up in the lighting industry, with a large number of new lighting manufacturers and suppliers entering the market in the recent years. With the continuing strong worldwide growth in demand for LED lighting, many enterprises are rushing to meet the ever increasing global requirements. However, the lack of LED standards in the lighting industry is still a huge concern. Recently, several notables LED lighting brands like Osram Sylvania, Cree, IKEA, had made large-scale recalls in the US and Canada due to concerns of electric shock and burn hazards. Most of these recall probably occurred...

Scope for LED lighting in Merchandising Industry

May 25, 2017 8:03 am

  Scope for LED lighting in Merchandising Industry The new cutting edge lighting technology provides retailers with a tool to drive sales by enhancing the appearance of merchandise. Lighting has a direct impact on shopper’s overall experience. The more attractive the product looks, the more fascinating it is to buy.  Prime retailers like Sainsbury’s, Tesco, Next, Walmart are announcing new rollouts for their retail stores nearly every day, the major driving force being reduced operational cost and increased merchandising advantages by brighter and more attractive displays. Shifting to LED display lights is not an easy task for retailers, they can’t...

Impact of lighting on Student’s academic performance

May 24, 2017 5:40 am

Every aspect of students learning environment is important and there is major Impact of lighting on Student’s academic performance. Next to sleep and nutrition, lighting has the most powerful impact on student’s ability to learn and perform. Lighting influences various human functions such as vision, circadian rhythms, mood, and cognition. Bad lighting leads to discomfort and hyperactivity while better lighting increases productivity. Studies show how the quality and color of lighting can either worsen or enhance student’s visual skills. Visual impairments alone can cause behavioral problems in students. Classroom lighting plays a vital role in students learning environment. Ample amount of...

Lighting and Its Impact on Patient’s Wellbeing

May 23, 2017 5:37 am

Lighting has a remarkable effect on people, both biologically and emotionally. Lighting and Its Impact on Patient’s Wellbeing, In a healthcare facility, lighting can enhance the patient’s experience and play a significant role in promoting the wellbeing of the patients. Scientific studies reveal that improved lighting conditions in patient’s room can have a positive effect in maintaining healthy sleep and wake-up cycle. In addition, dimming and color control can create a biodynamic lighting that replicates the natural daylight and thereby help patients to maintain their circadian rhythms. A research carried out by Philips demonstrated that patients, who were exposed to...

Replacing the streetlights with LEDs

May 22, 2017 5:31 am

The outdoor lighting market is currently undergoing a period of change where conventional streetlights are being replaced with new and more efficient LED and solid-state lighting technology. Currently, there are 304 million streetlights in the world, of which only 10% accounts to LED streetlight, according to a report presented by the northeast group. Studies reveal that, though the benefits of transiting to LED streetlights are obvious, the scale-up is not happening at the required pace. A new report, The Big Switch: Why it’s time to scale up LED Street lighting, published by The Climate Group reveals that, at present, 54% of...

LED Technology Revolutionizes Sports World

May 21, 2017 8:48 am

For decades, sports stadiums have used metal halide lights and other high-intensity discharge (HID) lamps to illuminate the playing surfaces. But now, arenas are turning to LED lights, which have already made their way in everything from city street lights to landscape lights. Sports stadiums, however, have been hesitant to adopt LED lighting due to concerns about display of colors on broadcast television. The huge upfront capital cost is the other factor that has restricted the stadium managers to invest in LED lightings. The technological advances in the lighting and invention of HDTV broadcast have reversed the concerns about the...

LED Paves Way for New Opportunities in Horticulture Industry

May 20, 2017 8:47 am

LEDs are no longer used just for lighting. Lately, horticulture industry has seen an emerging application of solid-state and LED technology. Natural sunlight, which is of utmost importance for plant growth, is not attainable in sufficient quantity for all year around. Moreover, natural light conditions contain factors that can disrupt the plant growth. Therefore, the use of artificial lights has become very common in urban farming. LEDs are designed to simulate sunlight and deliver wavelengths essential for plant growth, which allows for larger yield and year-round harvesting. New Opportunities in Horticulture Industry For growing plants, controlling the spectral content of...