| GE Lighting and Cooledge Lighting Collaborate on LED Light Sheets|
April 24, 2013...GE Lighting of East Cleveland, Ohio USA, has entered a joint-development
agreement with Cooledge Lighting Inc. to develop a customized GE Lightech LED
power-supply driver. The GE Lightech LED power supply driver will serve as a
key component in Cooledge's first full range of LED light sheet solutions for
fixture companies, which debut this week at the LightFair International trade
show in Philadelphia (Cooledge Lighting booth 3712 and GE Lighting booth 2101).
Cooledge is a venture...Samsung Introduces New, High Efficacy Chip on Board LED Packages
April 23, 2013...Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., has introduced a new 129lm/W high efficiency, chip-on-board (COB) family of LED packages, LC013/26/40B. The LC013/26/40B series features a compact light emitting surface (LES), designed for use in high performance indoor and outdoor lighting, and ideally suited for spotlight applications.
The series, features a 129lm/W light efficacy at 80 CRI (Color Rendering Index) and 5000K CCT (Correlated Color Temperature) and is available in 2700K, 3000K and 4000K...LED Engin Introduces Tunable CRI 90 white LED for Black Body Dimming from 3000K to 1800K
April 23, 2013...LED Engin, Inc., of San Jose, California USA, a announced immediate
availability of LuxiTune, a compact, single emitter light engine that delivers
directional light with halogen-style dimming. LuxiTune reportedly hugs the
black body curve from 3000K down to1800K. Luminous flux is 1100 lumens,
equivalent to a 60W halogen lamp. Luminous efficacy is 63 lumens per Watt hot
and includes the secondary, TIR optic. The company contends that this is far
higher efficacy than that of rival...Bridgelux Announces Commercial Availability of Vero LED Arrays
April 18, 2013...Bridgelux, announced the commercial availability of the VeroTM LED array.
Vero will also be showcased at the LightFair International exhibition April
23-25 in Philadelphia. The new Vero LED arrays have a 20 percent higher lumen output than
existing Bridgelux LED arrays, and operate at 110 lumens per watt in typical
efficacy, compared to 95 lumens per watt for conventional arrays.
According to Bridgelux, Vero allows lamp and luminaire manufacturers to
optimize any combination of efficiency, cost,...Osram Adds White Multi-Chip Ostar Stage LED to Spotlight Range
April 3, 2013...Osram Opto Semiconductors has added the Osram Ostar Stage LEDs. The LEDs
with a low profile design and a glass cover provide 390 lumens in cold white
(10000K) and 210 lumens in warm white (2700K). The low profile and high
brightness, along with the anti-reflective coating provide the basis for
compact spotlights with an extremely narrow beam.
According to the company, these LED packages with four LED di in each are
ideal for use in moving...Cree Breaks 10,000-Lumen Barrier with New Member of XLamp CXA Family of LED Arrays
March 26, 2013...Cree, Inc. has extended the XLamp® CXA family of integrated LED arrays with the
new higher-light-output CXA2540 and CXA3050 LEDs. Optimized to simplify designs
and lower system cost, the new CXA LEDs deliver between 5,000 to over 10,000
lumens. Due to their small size (about 27mm square for the CXA3050) and
brightness of over 10,000 lumens, designers can use the New CXA LED arrays to
replace ceramic metal halide lights.
Ceramic metal halide lights operate at...Elemental LED Launches LED Lighting Solutions for Sign Fabrication
February 12, 2013...Elemental LED of San Francisco, California, announced the
launch of a new line of LED lighting solutions for sign fabricators.
The PuraLight™ series of waterproof LED sign modules include six
unique form factors to illuminate and adapt to signs of all shapes
and sizes no matter the depth, stroke or font.
“The sign fabricator market is a natural choice for us. It allows
Elemental LED to leverage our competitive advantages in product
quality, product availability, pricing and...Future Lighting Solutions and LG Innotek Announce Strategic Partnership
December 21, 2012...LG Innotek will provide its portfolio that features a broad selection of LED
products ranging from LED packages to integrated solutions. Future Lighting
Solutions will offer its expertise in the form of design support services to
supply chain and business solutions. Future Lighting Solutions asserts that the
synergistic partnership will allow both companies to further their positions
within the growing LED lighting market. Future Lighting Solutions further
contends that its expertise, combined with LG Innotek’s capabilities,...
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