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Mean well launches ELG(C)-300W constant current LED driver

Mean well provides customers with more power products for the best-selling ELG-C series with high bay lights/street lights/outdoor projectors, and an ELGC-300 (300W) series. The main features of the ELGC-300 (300W) series are the continuation of the ELG-C series of long-length design, which can be used with general high bay lights, street lights or outdoor […]

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India’s Andhra Pradesh accelerates the construction of LED street lighting projects

According to Indian media reports, India’s Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu set a goal to create a world record in smart street lighting projects and has instructed officials to take steps to launch the Alert Management System (AMS).  The AMS system is a global standard delivery mechanism for handling complaints related to LED […]

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Delta assists Taoyuan to build a smart city LED street light energy saving more than 70%

Recently, Delta has invited the Taoyuan Municipal Government to participate in the “Taoyuan Smart Street Light Forum” to share Delta’s experience in building smart city infrastructure at home and abroad in recent years. Delta has been developing LED smart street light solutions since 2010. Up to now, it has installed more than 600,000 LED street […]

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Seoul Semiconductor Innovation LED SunLike Selected for IES 2018 Results Report

Seoul Semiconductor, leading the global LED production and technology innovators, LED ‘SunLike’ series was selected by the American Lighting Engineering Association IES (Illuminating Engineering Society) ‘2018 IES Progress Report’, the product superior performance was recognized. As a recognized authority on lighting technology and education in the United States, IES annually mines products, research, and design […]

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New way for LiFi data transmission: LED lights

According to foreign media reports, British telecommunications operator O2 UK has announced a new technology test called LiFi, which allows the use of LED lights instead of radio waves to transmit large amounts of data. The trial, conducted in conjunction with PureLiFi, is part of a series of network testing initiatives conducted by O2 UK […]

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Cree employees are suspected of stealing more than $100 million worth of trade secrets

According to relevant information, a staff member of Cree was accused of allegedly stealing trade secrets and was arrested on June 18. Cree accused the 47-year-old employee, Coy Brevard Bell, of stealing the company’s $100 million trade secret. The investigation into the alleged theft began when another Cree employee found a lost microSD card near […]

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As an LED company, which countries need to focus on

In 2018, China’s economy has changed from a high-speed growth stage to a high-quality development stage. With the continuous development of the “Belt and Road” and the “going out” strategy, China is the most important production and export base for the global LED industry. The dividends enjoyed by exports are beginning to appear and gradually […]

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The impact of trade wars on China’s lighting industry

Following the US government’s 25% sanctioned tariff on China’s $34 billion imported products on July 6 this year, the Trump administration launched a list of targets on July 10, announcing an additional $200 billion in China’s losses. US products are subject to a 10% tariff. The trade war has the potential to be further upgraded. […]

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In July, the PCB manufacturers collectively issued price increase notices. Is the LED industry ready?

In the second half of the year, the traditional peak season of the LED display industry is coming, and the market conditions continue to climb. However, in recent days, the upstream raw material market, which has calmed down for many days, has suddenly risen frequently. Since July, major PCB manufacturers including Omway Electronics and Jiantao […]

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Roman residents protest: LED street lights destroy the beauty of Rome

Rome’s night has a specific atmosphere, and the shades of the yellow sodium street lights play an important role in creating this charming atmosphere of Rome. But now these lights are being replaced by white LED lights. In recent years, most major cities around the world use LEDs to reduce electricity bills. At present, about […]

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LED health lighting bright prospects

In the era of increasingly powerful technology support, people’s emphasis on quality of life, health and safety has increased. The demand for lighting has not only applied to the surface to help “see”, but also paid more attention to the depth of lighting products. The level of “invisible” impact, then put forward new requirements for […]

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U.S. lighting manufacturers raise prices one after another, Chinese LED manufacturers are facing downward pressure

After Acuity Brands and Eaton raised the price of lighting products, another US manufacturer, Venture, also announced a price increase. The supplier of HID lamps and electronic ballasts has recently said that the price of traditional technology will increase by 8%, while LED light sources will not increase prices temporarily. In a joint letter from […]

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