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Toshiba Launches System Power Management IC for Mobile Products
October 31, 2014
Tokyo, Oct. 31 -- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced the launch of a system power management IC, "TC7734FTG," for mobile products, such as tablets and smartphones. Sample shipments start today, with mass production scheduled to start from January 2015. The new product is fabricated with the latest 0.13um analog process technology and integrates various power supplies units-charger, power path [1], Buck Converters, LDO Regulators-and the LED Driver required for mobile devices in one chip. Housed in a compact 7mmx7mm QFN (Quad Flat No-lead) package with excellent thermal performance, "TC7734FTG" will contribute to space-saving and device downsizing.

Neptun Announces Kim Lighting Retrofit Kits
October 30, 2014
Neptun releases Kim AR Series Retrofit Kits; allowing for easy upgrade to LED and Induction lighting technology. October 30 2014 - Lake Forest IL - Neptun Light Inc. today announced the release of LED and Induction Retrofit Kits for Kim Lightingrsquo;s popular AR Series luminaires. Addressing widespread prevalence of Kim AR fixtures in the US market Neptunrsquo;s Retrofit Kits enable upgrades from traditional HID and HPS technology to modern lighting systems while sidestepping excessive effort and expense associated with total fixture replacement.nbsp; Benefits of upgrading from HPS/HID lighting to modern LED/Induction technology include dramatic reduction in energy consumption of up to 70% virtual elimination of maintenance expenses related to routine bulb replacement and repair and enhanced control of beam and color attributes through latest SSL/Induction engineering.nbsp; Retrofit Kits (LEDInduction) are now available for 80 100 120 150 and 175 watt Kim AR fixtures and are factory guaranteed for 5 years.

MAYOR WALSH ACCELERATES CITY'S LED STREETLIGHT RETROFIT PROGRAM
October 22, 2014
BOSTON, Oct. 21 -- The city of Boston issued the following press release: Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced that the Public Works Department (PWD) has retrofitted 38,838 of its 64,000 streetlights to Light-emitting Diode (LED) technology, which use less energy, last longer, and provide better lighting for Boston's streets as of September 26, 2014. These retrofits are saving the City an estimated $4.25 million each year in energy costs. The program also takes advantage of financial rebates provided by NSTAR.

LED RETROFIT EXPECTED TO SAVE $690,000 A YEAR IN ENERGY COSTS FOR ROADWAY LIGHTING
October 20, 2014
CHEYENNE, Wyo., Oct. 20 -- The Wyoming Department of Transportation issued the following news release: Work is underway on a statewide project to convert all of WYDOT's roadway lighting to LED, an upgrade expected to save the department about $690,000 a year in energy costs. The upgrades being completed by Casper's Modern Electric Co. are beginning in the Casper area, and will spread across the rest of the state over the course of the coming year, ending with the retrofitting of the lighting in the Green River Tunnels on I-80 sometime next summer.

Lightspeed Characterization Engineer
September 29, 2014
National Defense Industrial Association has issued the following Job Vacancy: Job Summary Company Avnet Location Phoenix, AZ 85034 Industries Business Services - Other Job Type Full Time Employee Years of Experience 5+​ to 7 Years Education Level Bachelor's Degree Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Reference Code 20325 Lightspeed Characterization Engineer About the Job

Green residents open their doors to the public this weekend
September 27, 2014
Bath & North East Somerset Council, UK Government has issued the following news release: Now in its third year, Bath Green Homes’ popular Open Homes Weekend is back on 27 & 28 September, showcasing an exciting range of energy efficient homes in and around Bath. Bath Green Homes is organised by Transition Bath, Bath Preservation Trust and Bath & North East Somerset Council, and sponsored by Curo and Crest Nicholson. All the homes are free to visit, although some do require booking, and some are only open on one of the days. Pick up a leaflet map check the website www.bathgreenhomes.co.uk or call 01225 477528 for full details and visiting arrangements.

India: Profile of "Jona Photo"
September 12, 2014
Following is the company profile of "Jona Photo" as available: Company Name: Jona Photo Profile Description: Driven with motivation, Jona is located amongst the renowned Importers and Wholesale Suppliers of an expansive range of products. Our offering includes Full Color Led Display, LED Dance Floor, LED Accessories, Ceramic Spray Coatings, Album Making Machines, Paper Cutting Machines, Round Corner Cutting Machine, Thermal Lamination Machines, Fully Automatic Die Cutting Machine, Photo Album Covers, Album Making Raw Material, Heat Transfer Machine, 5 In 1 Printing Machine, Flat Pressing Machine, Dye Sublimation Accessories, Mug Pressing Machine, Ceramic Coffee Mugs, Epson Printers, Halogen Lights, Designer Cushion Covers, Photography Cameras, Videography Cameras, Camera Accessories and Electric Cutting Machine. A revolution was ensued with the advent of Amiga Computer, and we quickly identified its worth. This resulted in, us becoming a Marketing Partner of Amiga Computer that has brought a change in the video-graphic vision.

VP, OEM Sales – LED Lighting Components
August 30, 2014
National Defense Industrial Association has issued the following news release:a Job Summary Company Baltin and Associates Location Multiple locations Industries Electronics, Components, and Semiconductor Mfg Job Type Full Time Employee Years of Experience 10+​ to 15 Years Education Level Bachelor's Degree Career Level Executive (SVP, VP, Department Head, etc) Job Reference Code VP-OEM_081514

Montana: Assembler, Temp 10070067
August 23, 2014
Department of Labor & Industry, The State of Montana has issued the following job announcement: 10070067 Job Title: Assembler, Temp Employer: Newport Corporation Location: BOZEMAN MT, 59715 Description: Job Type : Full Time Job Description : ILX (www.newport.com/ilxlightwave), a wholly owned subsidiary of Newport Corporation, designs and manufactures a broad range of photonics instrumentation, including laser diode controllers and drivers, temperature controllers, current sources, optical power and wavelength meters, semiconductor laser/LED burn-in, test and characterization systems, and fiber optic sources.

Plymouth to begin street lighting upgrade
August 02, 2014
Plymouth City Council, UK Government has issued the following news release: Plymouth City Council will begin an 18-month citywide street lighting replacement programme next week, as part of its energy and carbon saving measures.


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