Archive for September, 2008

25th September
2008
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Stragies Unlimited predits that LED Market will emerge from a slow growth phase. The growth will exceed 20% over next five years. The applications and product mix will also change.

Steele predicted that the largest application segment in 2012, with 44% of the market, will be Signs & Display, which includes backlighting for large LCD screens (monitors and TVs). In 2007 the largest segment was Mobile Appliances, with a 44% share. However, the largest growth in 2007 was seen in the Illumination and the Signs & Displays segments, both of which grew by over $100 million.
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23rd September
2008
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During LightFair (North America’s annual largest trade show of architectural and commercial lighting ) 2008, most attendees were caught up in the waves of excitement and opportunity washing in and around the booths featuring LEDs and LED fixtures, reports JULIE MACSHANE.

More than 19,800 attendees flooded LightFair 2008, and it seemed like most spent their time pooling in the booths of LED exhibitors. Once there, architects, designers and specifiers jammed together in the small spaces and asked big questions about using LEDs in their products and applications: How bright? What colors? How much money can I save? Many visitors were looking at LEDs as the long-term lighting strategy to save energy and thus money, a more urgent quest with the price of oil rising ever higher.

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19th September
2008
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Flashlights was widely used in many fields, such as hike, camping, and outdoor sports. It’s necessary for many people. If you want to buy a new flashlights now, you have many choice. Flashlights can be divided into three types, traditional flashlights(Incandescent), LED flashlights, HID flashlights. HID is less common. So your choice is between traditional flashlights and LED flashlights.

What are main difference of them?

Traditional flashlights use bulbs which contain a heated-up coil of tungsten wire. It gives off light energy with heat. The bulbs are usually filled with argon with Halogen.  In higher quality models, Xenon is also used.  LED flashlights use light-emitting diodes (LEDs) instead of Traditional light bulbs. LED is the one which bring so many advantages.

Advantages of LED Flashlights
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18th September
2008
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SEPTEMBER 17, 2008    Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE), a market leader in LED solid-state lighting components, and Premier Farnell plc, a leading multi-channel, high-service distributor, announce the signing of a global distribution agreement to sell performance-leading Cree LEDs.

Premier Farnell will distribute the full standard portfolio of Cree LEDs, including the latest technology solutions in the high-brightness and lighting-class Lamp families. These range of products will be distributed bia Premier Farnell’s global network- Newark, Farnell,
Premier Electronics and Farnell-Newark, via its in mutil channel model, paper-based cataloges and dedicated field sales forces.
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16th September
2008
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No matter in you household and outdoor decoration, you may look for new light source as replacement of incandescent lighting. You might heard that compact fluorescent lights (CFL) were your best choice. When LED Lighting technology become more and more mature. LED Lighting may be your best way.

Why LED Lighting be best way?    

1. Absolutely Green. Although energy savings are roughly similar,  there are some differences between LED and CFL technology that might influence your ultimate decision. CFLs contain a small amount of mercury. It does not break CFLs environmentally friendly reputation. However, for those who want to eliminate the use of mercury altogether, LED light bulbs is a better choice.
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14th September
2008
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Hi, all

LED Lighting Watch Blog is published now. In the furture, we want to share industry news, technology, glossary and business idea with you. Maybe we can discuss and write more. Please write your comments for discussion.

Leo

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