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Halonix Promotes Unique Motion Sensor Bulb Using Dramatic TVC

Halonix has launched a unique motion sensor bulb “Radar” under its subbrand Halonix Prime. The newly unveiled bulb automatically turns on when any motion is detected within a fifteen feet radius a...READ MORE

Osram Sells Siteco Luminaires Business to Stern Stewart Capital

Osram has announced that it has sold its Siteco luminaires business to Stern Stewart Capital, which will give Siteco entrepreneurial freedom. It will also help in improving the cost situation of the c...READ MORE

HPL Electric Partners with Haryana Steelers for Pro Kabaddi League Season 7

Recently, HPL Electric & Power Ltd, India’s leading electric equipment manufacturing company, has associated with the Haryana Steelers team as their Official LED Lighting Partner. This associati...READ MORE

Samsung Partners WiSilica to Build IoT Smart Lighting Solutions

Samsung and WiSilica being leaders in their respective fields are all set to bring in the smart IoT revolution in lighting. The imperative partnership intends to help organizations work smarter, impro...READ MORE

Flex Lighting Solutions Launches E-Book on Parking Lighting

Lighting is of utmost importance in parkings, especially those in huge office complexes or shopping malls. However, it is often seen that this aspect is relatively ignored as more attention is paid t...READ MORE

Buildings Near Gandhi Maidan in Patna to be Illuminated Soon

According to a leading newspaper, private and government buildings in the periphery of iconic Gandhi Maidan in Patna will be lit by energy-efficient lights soon. The colourful lights will be used base...READ MORE

Fohse Introduces LED Cannabis Grow Lights in Toronto Exhibition

Las Vegas-based Fohse exhibited its disruptive LED cannabis grow lighting at its booth in Lift & Co. Cannabis Expo in Toronto. The company is accepting advance bookings for personal consultations ...READ MORE

Wipro Lighting to Launch LiFi Enabled Products Soon

Wipro Lighting has, over the past two decades, has strived to create products which transform the way we see lighting. Their current aim is to make human-centric lighting solutions. The aim is to offe...READ MORE

Arnreiter Mühle Upgrades Lights in Bühler Sortex Optical Sorter To LEDs

Austrian bakery products manufacturer Arnreiter Mühle has improved profits, driven up product quality and cut waste by upgrading the lights in its Bühler Sortex optical sorter from fluorescent to LE...READ MORE

Hindustan Coca-Cola Factories Go Green with LED Lighting

In a recent drive towards sustainability, Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages (HCCB), one of India’s largest FMCG companies has announced that 14 out of its total 18 factories have now achieved 100% LED l...READ MORE

Fluence to Provide Horticulture Lighting Solutions to Agmedica Exclusively

Fluence, the Austin-based horticulture LED lighting solution provider which was acquired by OSRAM in 2018, announced that it will provide AgMedica, a Canadian cannabis grower its LED-based growing sys...READ MORE

Bhatinda to be Lit with 23,254 Energy-Efficient LED Lights

The city roads in Bhatinda are set to be lit with LED lighting solutions The Municipal Corporation Bathinda (MCB) has circulated a tender for the installation of 23,254 LED streetlights, at an estimat...READ MORE

Global LED Lighting Sales Forecast over $110 Billion by 2024

The global market for LED lighting is currently booming with projected sales in excess of $110 billion forecast by 2024. This rapid expansion is driven by variety of factors. LED lighting is highly en...READ MORE

353 Million LED Bulbs Distributed Under UJALA Program

Under the government’s UJALA program, the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) has distributed over 353 million LED bulbs so far. This has further helped in an approximate energy savings of 45....READ MORE

Signify Launches First Commercial LiFi System

Signify (formerly Philips Lighting) has launched one of the first commercial LiFi or Light Fidelity systems. LiFi transmits broadband internet through lights, using LEDs to move data and bypass radio ...READ MORE

Manapakkam Bridge to Get LED Streetlight 

The additional bridge across the Adyar River at Manapakkam, near MIOT Hospitals, on Mount – Poonamallee Main Road which opened a year back will soon have LED street lights on the median. The workers...READ MORE

Osram Introduces Duris S5 Purple LED for Horticulture Lighting

Recently, Osram Opto Semiconductors GmbH of Regensburg has released the Duris S5 purple, which combines key wavelengths of red and blue into a single purple LED in order to expand its portfolio of hor...READ MORE

Cree to Sell LED Lighting Business for $310M

Recently, Cree the famous semiconductors, LED and lighting products developer has announced that it is planning to sell its lighting products business unit (“Cree Lighting”), which includes LED li...READ MORE

Wipro Lighting Enters Into Strategic Partnership with Mapiq

Recently, Wipro Lighting has announced that it formed a strategic partnership with Netherlands-based Mapiq to work together in the area of smart workplaces in India. According to the agreement, Wipro ...READ MORE

Sri Lankan Streets to Get LED Lighting

The Sri Lankan government has received approval from the Cabinet to award a project to Korean Telecom Cooperation to replace traditional street lighting with LED street lights in Colombo along with ot...READ MORE

Cubbon Park Gets Smart LED Lighting

Cubbon Park is going to get around 800 smart street lights which will automatically brighten or dim based on the movement of people in the park, time of the day as well as different seasons. The smart...READ MORE

Aberdeen Gets Smart Street Lights

The Scottish city Aberdeen is getting a smart street lighting system comprising 3,500 control units on LED lights. For this, Aberdeen City Council has hired smart solutions company Pinacl to carry out...READ MORE

City of Darwin Installs Intelligent LED Street Lighting

The City of Darwin in Australia is installing 10,000 LED lights on its street and public lighting network to replace the old lighting. The lighting will be connected and controlled by Telensa’s PLAN...READ MORE

Anchor Switches its Corporate Identity to Panasonic

Recently, Anchor Electricals Private Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Panasonic, has announced the change in its legal entity to ‘Panasonic Life Solutions India Private Limited’ effective fro...READ MORE

Johnstown to Get LED Lighting as Contract Approved 

The Common Council of Johnstown approved a contract through National Grid to purchase lights to upgrade the lighting on city streets and city buildings. There are around 844 street lights which will b...READ MORE

Streetlight Timers Help Reduce Electricity Bill

The civic body, Raipur Smart City Limited had installed timers to regulate automatic switching on and off of street lights in a bid to adopt energy efficient methods. According to recent reposts by Ra...READ MORE

Signify Malaysia Launches 3Sekawan Smart Lighting Solution

In a bid to create sustainable lighting solutions, recently, Signify Malaysia has introduced the 3Sekawan collection that will help create public awareness about energy efficient lighting. The unveili...READ MORE

IKEA to Sell LED Bulbs at Hyderabad Store

IKEA, the famous Swedish home furnishing company will soon start selling solar panels, LED bulbs and a few other products at its Hyderabad store, which will be helpful in decreasing the carbon footpri...READ MORE

Eaton Introduces Emergency Lighting Solution for Large Areas

Eaton has introduced two new ranges of emergency lighting that provides a complete solution for large open areas such as warehouses and factories. Single luminaires can offer wide and narrow light dis...READ MORE

Smart Street Lighting Market in India to Grow at CAGR of 42.2%

India is considered to be the biggest smart lighting market in the Asia Pacific region. As per predictions, the investments in smart lighting will double in the country. Also, around 27.5 million trad...READ MORE

LED Expo Mumbai 2019 to Fuel Nation’s Energy Efficiency Movement

With major steps taken by the government to promote the usage of LED, the 20th edition of LED Expo Mumbai 2019 will bring the latest trends from over 300 companies to help encourage these initiatives ...READ MORE

Chippewa Falls Hydro Dam Gets New LED Lights

Chippewa Falls Hydro Dam was installed with the latest LED lighting technologies. Also, the lighting was turned on recently that lit the building’s north side with a variety of colours. The new LED ...READ MORE

GHMC Aims 100% LED Street Lighting

A survey was conducted by the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) electrical wing engineers and Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) officials at the instance of Commissioner M Dana Ki...READ MORE

Enchante Lites Takes Over XanLite North America 

Enchante Lites, the leading manufacturer and distributor of decorative lighting products in North America announced that it will be acquiring the distribution of Paris based lighting company XanLite. ...READ MORE

LEDs to Light Rock Boulders in Hyderabad

The Outer Ring Road in Hyderabad is gearing up to have the rocks and boulders dotting the 24 km stretch between Gachibowli and Shamshabad, aesthetically lit with LED floodlighting. The Hyderabad Metro...READ MORE

LED Lighting Solutions Takes Over Stadium Lights

With the advent of LED lighting, the residential and commercial places have undergone a tremendous makeover. The LED revolution is now going to penetrate the stadium lighting. According to a study by ...READ MORE

LED Streetlights in Bengaluru by 2021

The city of Bengaluru will soon have brightly illuminated streets at a lower cost as the lighting project by Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) to install LED bulbs has been approved by the gov...READ MORE

Zumtobel Embarks on Wireless Enterprise Network Market

The Zumtobel Group is planning to apply its LED solutions to empower LiFi, which is the latest technology in wireless. The trial was carried on alongside a partnership with pureLiFi that uses LED ligh...READ MORE

Tender to Install 23,254 LED Streetlights Released

The roads in Bathinda are set to get energy-efficient LED lights. The Municipal Corporation Bathinda (MCB) released a tender for installation of 23,254 LED streetlights, at an estimated cost of Rs. 12...READ MORE

LEDD First to Bring 190 lumens/watt LED Tube

The Montreal based company LEDD has attained many milestones over the past five years. More recently, they are introducing the first ever 190 lumens/watt LED to market with the intention of changing t...READ MORE

Power Department to Acquire 40,000 Additional LED Streetlights

The electricity department in Panaji will soon acquire around 40,000 LED streetlights in order to enhance safety across the city and improve lighting in the streets. The approval for the lighting upgr...READ MORE

Governor Invests $7.5 million into Smart Street Lighting

The New York State government is investing $7.5 million towards the installation of smart LED streetlights. The $7.5 million in funding is available for municipalities to collaborate with the New York...READ MORE

Pune Streets To Get 52,000 LEDs

Around 52,000 streetlights across the city of Pune will be installed with LED bulbs at a cost of 19 crore. The lighting upgrade was given a go ahead by the civic committee. The multiple benefits of LE...READ MORE

Lisbon Switches to LED Street Lights

Lisbon is taking advantage of a Central Maine Power(CMP) program to replace its conventional street lights with energy efficient LED lights. According to CMP, the replacement will save the town an est...READ MORE

London’s Illuminated River To Become ‘Longest Public Art Commission In The World’

The Illuminated River project is going to be the longest public art commission in the world and FM Conway has secured the contract for the first phase of the project, which once completed will span ab...READ MORE

Osram Replaces Conventional Lighting at St Peter’s Basilica with LEDs

The LED technology giant Osram has recently completed the replacment of conventional lights of the St. Peter’s Basilica with LED technology. The lighting upgrade took almost two years to be complete...READ MORE

Okaya Bags Prestigious ‘Emerging Energy Storage Company of the Year’ Award from IESA

Okaya Power Group, a world class battery and inverter manufacturing company has received the most distinguished “Emerging Energy Storage Company of the Year” award from India Energy Storage Allian...READ MORE

Jaipur Railway Station Receives an ‘Airport-Like’ Feel

Indian Railways turns Jaipur Junction railway station into ‘airport-standard’! Piyush Goyal-led Railway Ministry is upgrading several railway stations and giving the facelifts. The most recent inc...READ MORE

Optoga Launches Fully Integrated DALI 230VAC LED Engine

Sweden-based Optoga AB has come up with fully integrated DALI 230VAC LED Engine. With the arrival of this new driver, luminaire manufacturers can now make premium products, without bulky drivers. The ...READ MORE

Mahim Beach To Get Brighter with Beautiful LED Lamps

In a bid to attract more tourists and increase security, Mahim beach is the tenth beach to undergo beautification. In fact, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has been beautifying beaches in the...READ MORE

Global LED Lighting Market Likely to Cross USD 54.28 Billion by 2022

Zion Market Research has come up with a global LED industry report titled “LED Lighting Market for Residential, Architectural and Outdoor Applications: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Ana...READ MORE

Bengaluru Streets to Get Lighting Upgrade

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has announced that all the streetlights would be replaced with energy saving LED bulbs. The ambitious project will soon turn into a reality as the gov...READ MORE

PlanLED Illuminates Busch Stadium with GigaTera LED Sports Lights

In partnership with PlanLED, the St. Louis Cardinals are installing GigaTera’s LED sports lighting at Busch Stadium. The installation will be completed ahead of the 2019 season. The Stadium though h...READ MORE

LEDs to Replace 14 Million Street Lights in India

Under UJALA scheme more than 31 crore LED bulbs have been distributed to the people of India. Also, it is expected that by June 2019 about 14 million street lights in the urbanlocal bodies across th...READ MORE

NorthWestern Energy Plans To Replace its Street Lamps with LED Lights

All around the world, conventional streetlights are being replaced by LEDs. The recent addition to the list is Billings, Montana. Northwestern Energy plans on replacing its street lamps with energy-ef...READ MORE

Government Buildings to Upgrade Remaining Bulbs with LEDs

The Central Public Works Department (CPWD) has directed its officials to completely replace conventional bulbs in all government buildings with LED lights. LED lighting solutions have many advantag...READ MORE

Cree Completes Lighting Makeover for New England Community

The picturesque seaside community of Newburyport, MA received a lighting makeover with LED retrofit project for the street lights as announced by Cree. The project delivered both high quality and sign...READ MORE

CM Naveen Patnaik Flags Off Free LED Bulb Distribution Scheme

In order to uplift the lighting scenario in the state of Odisha, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has launched the ‘Ama Ghare LED’ scheme, under which about 95 lakh families in the state will each ...READ MORE

Orion Gets the Contract to Illuminate US Government Facilities

Orion is a US-based provider of enterprise-grade LED lighting and energy project solutions. Recently, the company has announced the receipt of a contract worth $3.6 million to install Orion’s LED li...READ MORE

Noida to Install 74,000 Energy-Efficient Street Lights

Noida is all set to install 74,000 LED street lights very soon in an ecofriendly move to save energy cost and promote green technologies. The state government is committed to promoting solar power an...READ MORE

LumiGrow Launches TopLight LED Lighting System

LumiGrow Inc. has introduced its latest wirelessly controllable LED lighting system for use in commercial greenhouse and indoor crop production. The LumiGrow TopLight is a versatile lighting solution ...READ MORE

Panchkula Streets to be Lit by LED Lamps Soon

Panchkula Municipal Corporation has decided to set up the smart street light system in a move to reduce its electricity bill. The municipal corporation has joined hands with Energy Efficiency Serv...READ MORE

Thousands in Rebate for Milford After LED Street Light Program

LEDs have created a sustainable platform for transforming streets into an environment-friendly zone. Keeping up with the trend of replacing conventional streetlights with energy-efficient street light...READ MORE

GM Modular Launches Glitz Air and GX at Acetech 2018, Mumbai

Suniel Shetty, brand ambassador of GM Modular, unveils the company’s new range of LED lighting products.  GM Modular has recently augmented its LED lighting product range with the launch of Glitz A...READ MORE

NEW Zhaga Has Gone Live!

The Zhaga Consortium has widened its scope of work to address new growth areas in IoT and the service economy. To implement this move, a new Consortium Agreement has been written and members have rene...READ MORE

Crompton Greaves Named ‘Outdoor LED Lighting Company of the Year’

Crompton Greaves Consumer Electricals Ltd. was named ‘Indian outdoor LED Lighting Company of the Year’ at Frost & Sullivan’s 2018 India Best Practices Awards Banquet. Crompton has seen ...READ MORE

Atlanta Airport to Install Energy-Efficient LED Lighting on Tarmac

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is gearing up to install high-mast LED lighting for a retrofit of their existing airport tarmac lighting. The airport is one of the world’s busiest a...READ MORE

Telecommunications Agency to Probe Against LED Suppliers

The Telecommunications Agency is going to start an investigation into fifty suppliers of LED lights as per reports. An earlier probe in 2016 showed that almost none of the 30 lights investigated compl...READ MORE

Light India 2018 Focuses on LED Lighting

Light India and Electrical Building Technology (EBTI) 2018 was inaugurated on October 11, 2018, bringing high-tech products to lighting and building automation sectors, which are preparing for a smart...READ MORE

Amalie Arena Embraces Modern LED Lighting

The Tampa Bay Lightning started their season by defeating the Florida Panthers with the unveiling of a new LED lighting system at Amalie Arena. The lighting is both fan and environment friendly. The ...READ MORE

Hindustan Coca-Cola Factories Become Energy-Efficient

Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages has achieved the target of 100% LED lighting in its factory at Ameenpur in Telangana. This is the second factory after Vijayawada to have achieved the goal. It is in lin...READ MORE

Yeelight Forays Into India, Launches 4 New Products

China-based smart lighting company Yeelight has officially entered the Indian market. Initially, the company will be launching four lighting products – a smart lamp, light strip, and two smart b...READ MORE

Landmark in Perth to Get Illuminated

The Church of Scotland is planning to install a series of LED floodlights at St Matthew’s in Perth. The illumination is part of the council-led City of Light strategy, which is hoping to light up lo...READ MORE

GE Sells LED Business to American Industrial Partners

GE announced recently that it has signed a proposed agreement to sell its Current, powered by GE business to American Industrial Partners (AIP), a New York-based private equity firm that has a focus o...READ MORE

Opple Launches LED Utility 2HV Strip Lights

OPPLE Lighting, a leading global developer and manufacturer of LED lighting technologies, recently introduced its unique and innovatively designed LED Utility 2 HV strip lights. The product is desig...READ MORE

Rajiv Gandhi Airport Goes Green with LEDs

The Rajiv Gandhi International Airport at Hyderabad has been upgraded with energy-efficient LED signage. The switch from conventional halogen lighting system is expected to help save one lakh units of...READ MORE

Bayern Munich Collaborates with Zumtobel to Light up Allianz Arena

German soccer giants Bayern Munich collaborated with lighting manufacturers Zumtobel Group. The company will be upgrading the lighting at the club’s Allianz Arena stadium. Zumtobel is joining as the...READ MORE

Bihar to Light Up Its Streets with LEDs

Going forward with the implementation of Street Lighting National Programme, Bihar is replacing all its streetlights with energy efficient LED lights. The task is being undertaken by Energy Efficiency...READ MORE

More Indoor Farms to Come Up with LEDs

There has been a radical shift in agriculture in which plants can be grown commercially without a single sunbeam. A number of technological advances have made this possible, however, more so with the ...READ MORE

LED Expo 2018: Uplift The Smart Lighting Market to Support Millennial Demands

The 19th edition of LED Expo 2018 New Delhi will support the need for smart and energy efficient homes of millennials.  Located at Greater Noida, the show will host over 300 companies focusing largel...READ MORE

Vaduz Active Energy Building Get its LED Lighting Supplies from Zumtobel

Developed by the Falkeis.Architects, Active Energy Building in Vaduz emerged as a winning project for the high-tech residential building with its continuous energy production and storage functions lik...READ MORE

LED Market to Grow Rapidly in Next Few Years

The LED industry in India has witnessed a rapid growth in the last decade. Declining LED costs along with favourable government schemes shall drive LED Lighting industry in India by 2020. Increasing d...READ MORE

Europe All Set to Switch from Halogen Bulbs to LED Bulbs

Europe has banned halogen lights from 1st September 2018, encouraging consumers to switch over to more energy efficient LED bulbs. This step is taken in order to reduce the carbon footprints produced ...READ MORE

Delhi Discom Making Capital Streets Brighter with LED Lights

Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited (Tata Power-DDL) has taken the initiative of making the capital streets brighter by replacing the existing High-Pressure Sodium Vapour (HPSV) lamps and Semi-High ...READ MORE

LG Introduces LED Light Disinfects Its Environment

LG has launched Visible Disinfection Lighting, a functional LED light which uses the indoor light to deliver the effect of sterilization same as the sunlight. According to reports, the company has cla...READ MORE

EESL to get $300 MN from World Bank to Boost Energy Efficiency Programme in India

The government, World Bank and state-owned EESL signed a $220 million loan agreement and an $80 million pact to push energy efficiency programme in India. To be implemented by EESL, the program will f...READ MORE

Australian Cannabis Researcher to Get LED Lighting Solutions from Heliospectra

Heliospectra announces about the new order the company has received from an Australian manufacturer and researcher of controlled substances, who supply products and services to the international pharm...READ MORE

AP Govt. Aims to Complete LED Street Lighting by December

Aiming to create a world record in Smart Street Lighting Project, AP Government has directed its officials to launch Alert Management System (AMS), to provide a delivery mechanism with global standard...READ MORE

Signify Joins Hands with Worldwide Partners, Expands Smart Lighting System

Signify, the world leader in lighting technology has announced six new Friends of Hue partners offering their consumers world-class lighting products in many varieties, specially designed and develope...READ MORE

Orient, India’s Only Brand Gets BEE 5-Star Rating For Its LED Bulbs

Orient Electric limited has become India’s first brand to have been awarded with 5-star rating for its 9W LED bulbs by Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE). Under its labelling program for LED bulbs, ...READ MORE

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