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Maxlite LED Medium Flood Lights – MFL Series

May 19, 2017 11:02 pm

MaxLite LED Medium Flood Lights provide energy-efficient illumination for parking lots, roadways, pathways and perimeters and is Designed to enhance safety and security in public places.The lights are designed to replace metal halide fixtures of up to 400 watts, while reducing energy consumption by 75-80 percent. In addition to diminishing energy costs, the fixtures virtually eliminate maintenance expenses with an industry-leading L70 lifetime of 200,000 hours. The 105-watt fixture is currently qualified by DesignLights Consortium (DLC); other models are also expected to be listed by DLC and eligible for utility rebate programs nationwide. Features -Replaces up to 400-watt pulse start...

MAXLITE LED GAS CANOPY FIXTURE RECESSED CANOPY SERIES

May 19, 2017 8:14 am

MAXLITE LED GAS CANOPY FIXTURE RECESSED CANOPY SERIES easy-to-install luminaires replace HID fixtures with more than 70 percent energy savings and virtually no maintenance, providing critical cost savings for businesses that operate 24/7. Designed for single-person installation, the fixtures may be recess-mounted to any canopy with round or square cutouts measuring between 3.9 and 9.8 inches wide. Integrating high-performance optics and durability into a slim profile, LED Recessed Canopy Fixtures provide a sleek upgrade to energy-efficient lighting for fuel stations, convenience stores, banks and other drive-through locations. Features Efficacy exceeding 126 lm/W translates to 70% energy savings over HID incumbents...

Revolutionizing Office Interiors with LED lighting

May 17, 2017 1:30 am

From the main office to corridors, every space has different lighting demand. The potential list of office lighting applications includes conference rooms, exhibit areas, workstation, training rooms, etc. General LED lighting application can be useful if viewed in the context of particular space. Lighting solutions for conference rooms need to satisfy many different requirements simultaneously as they engage in a wide array of visual tasks and activities. Conference room requires lighting solutions that creates a perfect atmosphere for meetings, aids concentration and ensures that different presentation media can be viewed perfectly. The implementation of an optimal lighting system in the meeting rooms...

Productive Working Environment with LED lighting

May 15, 2017 5:56 am

In industrial and commercial sector, lights do much more than just illuminating workspace. Proper lighting can positively contribute in terms of enhancing the working environment for the employees. By updating to brighter LED lighting, an organization can create safe and Productive Working Environment with LED lighting for employees. Studies have shown in the past that LED lights have helped to enhance employee productivity. Human eyes and humans brains are sensitive to the quality of light in their day to day working or living environment. A study by the American Society of Interior Designers on Employees Perceptions of Workplace says that 68% of...

LED LIGHTING AND COLOR TEMPERATURE

May 15, 2017 1:37 am

A commonly-accepted general definition of color rendering index is that it is the “measure of the quality of color light, devised by the International Commission on Illumination (CIE)”. CRI is intended to be an objective index, measured on a scale from 0 to 100, that compares a light source to the light emitted by a source emitting perfect blackbody radiation, i.e. the sun and natural sunlight. Natural sunlight has a CRI of 100. The most commonly-used LED light sources have CRI’s in a range of 80 to 90. The color rendering index of an LED light source will indicate how closely that source will...

Human centric lighting: A solution for Aging Workforce

May 14, 2017 5:48 am

One of the biggest challenges for organizations today is aging workforce and Human centric lighting: A solution for Aging Workforce.  As people grow old, the visual ability declines. Decrease in ability to see the distance starts in the forties and in early sixties the lens loses flexibility and becomes cloudier, making visuals more blurred. Moreover aging also increase the sensitivity to glare. As a result, a 60-year-old person needs considerably more light than a 20-year-old to see the same visual detail. Inadequate lighting has major consequence on the aging workforce. The nature of work has evolved over the years. More...

Lighting Up The National Treasures to Boost Tourism

May 13, 2017 5:44 am

In recent years, many cities have recognized the importance of the architectural and landscape lighting and its impact on the urban development. The buildings, bridges, landmarks and monuments form a unique identity and heritage of a city. The aesthetic value of the heritage, when enhanced with lightings, can help the city to be as lively at night as it is during the day. LED lighting can significantly enhance the beauty and appearance of such heritage and treasured buildings of a city. Lighting Up The National Treasures to Boost Tourism. Today, lighting is considered as an essential component to help build the identity...

MAXLITE LED DiscMAX POST TOP PTD SERIES

May 12, 2017 1:34 am

The MAXLITE LED DiscMAX POST TOP PTD SERIES is a sleek, specification-grade solution for lighting pathways, parking areas and other outdoor spaces. Available in 80W or 115W, with Type III and V distributions, the DiscMAX replaces 175W-400W HID luminaires with exceptional longevity and efficiency Features 6800 lumens to 11,000 lumens 80+ LPW 120-277V Universal Voltage Driver Type III and V distributions Wet Location Rated for Outdoor Use CCT: 4000K CRI: >70 100,000 hour life (L70) 10 KA surge protection standard 5 year limited warranty The DiscMAX Post Top Luminaire is a sleek, specificationgrade solution for lighting pathways, parking areas and...

MAXLITE LED COMMERCIAL RECESSED RETROFIT DOWNLIGHT

May 10, 2017 1:17 am

The commercial-grade LED Recessed Downlight Retrofits are ideal for retrofitting inefficient fixtures in malls, hospitals, airports, offices, lobbies and other commercial applications. ENERGY STAR®-qualified models are available. The easy-to-install downlight retrofits can mount easily to existing fixtures using only friction. Additionally, the retrofits come standard with a patent-pending quick connect case and conduit that connects easily to an existing junction box. The downlights produce high-quality light, consistent and reliable performance, high efficiency and superior value for the commercial and architectural market. Features Easy retrofit and maintenance Integral thermal protection Easy installation Friction mounted 50,000-hour life Aluminum reflector Environmentally friendly Die-cast...

NEW C-Lite LED Lighting Launched by CREE

May 9, 2017 9:08 am

  LED chip, lamp and lighting fixture maker Cree Inc of Durham, NC, USA has launched C-Lite LED Lighting by Cree, a portfolio of LED lighting products that offers electrical distributors and contractors a broad range of stock and flow items with the required energy efficiency and performance. The new portfolio complements the Cree and Essentia by Cree branded lighting products, making available high-performance Cree-backed products across market segments. “C-Lite LED Lighting expands Cree’s offering by providing high-performance, go-to LED lighting that addresses the specific needs of contractors,” says Daniel Castillo, president, Cree lighting. “Broadening our product offering with the...