Urban Farming: The LED farming revolution
The BBC’s ‘Horizons’ program looks at urban farming and the role LED lighting does and will play to increase output
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Optical Safety of LEDs paper published
The “Optical and Photobiological Safety of LED, CFLs and Other High Efficiency General Lighting Sources” paper has been released. To download both the full report and an abridged version please visit Global Lighting Association’s website
Getting the green light – survey at the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Spring Edition) 2012
Industry players at the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Spring Edition) 2012 were optimistic. Sustainability, especially LED technologies, represent the light at the end of an economically-perilous tunnel of business prospects for 2012.
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Comparing LED and Conventional Light
When comparing LED lighting performance to conventional lighting, buyers will want to consider energy efficiency, operating life and lumen depreciation, light output/distribution, color quality, color shift, dimmability, and expected lifetime.
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Cheaper LED Lightbulbs Are on the Way
Silicon backing should make high-efficiency lighting more affordable
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Guangdong Province to Complete LED Lightings Transition in Public Places Within 3 Years
Links to two more discussions were added on LED Lighting Applications – Possibilities and Developments:
LED solutions make down light applications flexible, reliable and more energy efficient
Navigating uncharted waters: New challenges in specifying LED luminaire lifetime
What if every light bulb had an internet IP address?
LEDs Magazine looks at IPv6-enabled intelligent lighting
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Let there be intelligent light: The case for LEDs
Everything else has gone digital. Lighting is literally the last vestige of the vacuum tube era.
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Hong Kong includes LED lamps in its ‘Voluntary Energy Efficiency Labelling Scheme’
Effective June 1, 2012, LED lamps are included in Hong Kong’s Voluntary Energy Efficiency labelling scheme.
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Conquering LED Efficiency Droop: Overcoming Mysterious Phenomenon Could Lead to Affordable LED Lighting
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