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Reshoring deal sees turnover soar for One-LUX; One-LUX, which designs, assembles and supplies LED lighting control solutions, is set to break the £5 million turnover barrier for the first time this year
March 26, 2015
The increasing trend for reshoring in the manufacturing sector has reaped dividends for an Aldridge electronic components specialist. One-LUX, which designs, assembles and supplies LED lighting control solutions, is set to break the £5 million turnover barrier for the first time this year. The firm says it is currently flying high thanks to a deal to reshore the manufacture of two new products - its OMNI-LED and UNITY-LED ranges.

Central Hudson to offer option to lease streetlights using LED technology
March 26, 2015
HIGHLIGHT: Central Hudson & Electric Corp. has announced plans to offer the option to lease streetlights using light emitting diode, or LED, technology, in July 2015.

SUNON Low-energy Eco Ventilation Fans
March 26, 2015
March 26, 2015 SUNON launches its new product range, the Eco DC Brushless Ventilation Fans with an integrated 12W LED down light and a high airflow of 120M3/h. The fans are ideal for residential applications, providing the best energy-saving solution to improve indoor air quality in every room of the home.

More roads to have LED lights
March 26, 2015
Liverpool City Council, UK Government has issued the following news release: Thousands of Liverpool’s street lights are being replaced in a programme which will produce millions of pounds of savings to the city.

New lights in New Union Street car park to cut costs and energy consumption by 80%
March 26, 2015
Coventry City Council, UK Government has issued the following news release: State of the art lighting technology has been installed in the city’s New Union Street multi-storey car park to cut energy consumption, save money and reduce carbon emissions.

Cree to provide LED lighting for new Habitat for Humanity homes
March 25, 2015
HIGHLIGHT: Cree, Inc., a provider of LED lighting and semiconductor products for power and radio-frequency applications, has expanded its $1.5 million commitment to provide LED lighting for new Habitat for Humanity homes built in the US.

Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) Market Research Report To 2020 Grand View Research Inc.
March 24, 2015
Global physical vapor deposition (PVD) market is anticipated to witness growth on account of rising importance of coatings in semiconductors LED and storage systems. Semiconductor industry growth in China South Korea Japan and Singapore is anticipated to fuel PVD demand. Gaining popularity of microelectronics in semiconductor industry is expected to have a positive impact on PVD market. Rising importance of LED on account of being an energy efficient option in emerging markets of China and India is expected to promote market demand in the near future. Increasing demand for photovoltaic cells in solar industry is likely to augment PVD market growth over the forecast period. For More Information on quot;Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) Market Research Reportsquot; visit ndash;

EIZO releases ColorEdge CG248-4K monitor
March 23, 2015
HIGHLIGHT: EIZO Corporation, a manufacturer of computer displays, has announced the release of the ColorEdge CG248-4K, a 23.8-inch monitor with a UHD, or ultra-high-definition, 4K native resolution.

Control Resources Inc. awarded Microchip Design Partner Platinum Master Certification
March 23, 2015
Littleton MA March 18 2015 - Control Resources Inc.(CRI) a Massachusetts based OEM electronics design and manufacturing company is once again pleased to announce that it has been awarded quot;Platinum Master Certificationquot; status in the Microchip Design Partner Program. CRI is proud to be one of the select few from hundreds of Microchip Design Partners to be awarded Platinum Level status.nbsp; CRI has extensively used the Microchip family of products in designing the following: * Audio Amplifiers * LED Lighting Controls * Motor Controls * Power Supplies * Fan Controllers and Alarms * Pump Controls * Irrigation Controls * Variable Frequency Drives As a Microchip certified design partner CRI receives priority technical support free product samples and discounted development tools to provide quick and inexpensive solutions at low risk to the OEM. Since 1984 Control Resources Inc. has specialized in the design and manufacture of microcontroller-based power electronics for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs). Beyond the many custom solutions provided CRI also offers a wide range of SmartFanreg; off-the-shelf air mover and motor control products for telecommunications industrial electronics and medical industries. For additional information contact: Jeff Myatt at 978-486-4160 x207 jmyatt@controlres.com

JAPAN: Nuclear shutdown sparks energy efficiency gains
February 26, 2015
Japan has been on an energy efficiency kick ever since the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster caused many of the country's nuclear reactors to close, shutting down 30 percent of the country's power supply. While the country has reopened older fossil fuel plants and promoted renewable energy generation to help close the gap, the crucial ally in keeping Japan's lights on has been efforts to reduce consumption.


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