STMicroelectronics Introduces More Advanced Energy-Efficient Lighting Controllers

STMicroelectronics, the world’s leading semiconductor supplier across multiple electronic applications, integrates its state-of-the-art LED control technology with advanced power technology to develop a new all-in-one LED control chip that enables future luminaires to save even more More power and provide users with a better quality experience. The HVLED001B controller simplifies LED lighting module design, maximizing […]


Dublin also plans to replace traditional street lights with LED lighting

Dublin, the capital of the Republic of Ireland, is planning to use LED lighting to replace traditional public street lights to launch smart city applications. It is reported that the Dublin City Government proposed the project and plans to replace 40,000 urban street lights with LED lights. At the same time, the city will install […]


2019 Spring Festival Holiday Notice

Dear customers: The Lunar New Year holiday arrangements of HiTech in 2019 as below: We take vacation from January 28th, 2019 to February 10th, 2019 and back to work on February 11th, 2019. During the holiday period, we will not arrange a special person to be on duty. If you have anything urgent, please call […]


What is the market size of a global smart city?

MarketsandMarkets, the world’s second largest market research organization, recently released a report saying that the global smart city market will be $308 billion in 2018. It is expected to grow to $717.2 billion by 2023, and the year in the forecast period (2018-2023). The compound growth rate was 18.4%. The report points out that public […]


“Lighting on demand”? This Dutch town did it first.

According to foreign media reports, the city of Helmond, the Netherlands, is the first to introduce sensor-based networked street lighting to provide the right amount of lighting when necessary. This “light on demand” technology provides residents with adequate levels of light while preventing energy wastage and light pollution. When a pedestrian, a rider, and a […]


Declining revenue, part of EPISTAR equipment is suspended

Since December 2018 sales hit a new low since January 2013, order visibility has declined, so LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker EPISTAR has reduced production. In December 2018, EPISTAR’s consolidated revenue reached NT$1.99 billion (US$38.63 million), a decrease of 12.33% from the previous month and a decrease of 42.02% from the same period last […]


In order to improve the lighting environment, Tianjin issued urban lighting management regulations

In order to strengthen urban lighting management, ensure urban production and living safety, improve urban lighting environment, and promote energy conservation, on January 9, the Tianjin Municipal Government issued the “Tianjin Urban Lighting Management Regulations”, which will take effect on March 1, 2019. Urban lighting It refers to functional lighting and landscape lighting of urban […]


South Korea plans to restrict OLED equipment exports to China to prevent technology leakage

According to South Korean media reports, the South Korean government is planning to list OLED equipment as a national core technology and restrict exports to prevent technology leakage. Recently, the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) held a meeting with a number of display equipment companies in South Korea to discuss the OLED equipment […]