Nakamura received the Inventor of the Year Award from The Silicon Valley Intellectual Property Law Association (SVIPLA).

Shuji Nakamura Named SVIPLA Inventor of the Year

Soraa, the world's leading developer of GaN-on-GaN (gallium nitride on gallium nitride) solid-state lighting technology, announced that co-founder Shuji Nakamura received the Inventor of the Year Award from The Silicon Valley Intellectual Property Law Association (SVIPLA). Each year the SVIPLA recognizes an individual who has made an exceptional ...



IKEA to Sell Only LED Lighting by 2016

IKEA sheds new light on home sustainability practices with a bold move to go 100% LED by 2016. In doing so it will become the first US home furnishing retailer to sell only LED lamps and luminaires. Supporting the LED light revolution, IKEA will be converting its full lighting range to LED by 2016, meaning IKEA will sell only LED lighting ...




Selecting efficient LED lighting for the kitchen will likely result in the best return on dollars spent.

LEDs at Home: Use Them in the Right Direction

With all the hype about the long life and energy efficiency of LEDs, some homeowners may think that LED lighting is the perfect solution for every application. While that may be true one day, it's safe to assume it's not the case today. LED is a highly directional light source, similar to a flashlight: light is emitted in only one direction. ...



Lithonia RT Relight Series of retrofit kits

Saving Made Easy with Commerical Retrofit Kits

Traditional commercial lighting systems – primarily three- and four-lamp parabolic or lensed troffers with T12 and T8 lamps – nearing the end of their natural lives present a great opportunity for engineers to help commercial facilities install more modern, energy-efficient lighting systems. Until recently, specifiers had four basic strategies ...




59th Annual NALMCO Convention & Trade Show

October 14-17, 2012 Rancho Mirage, California The Annual Convention and Trade Show for the interNationalAssociation of Lighting Management Companies is held annually in October. This educational event offers internationally recognized lighting speakers, professional development opportunities, special networking events, recreation, trade show ...