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CITY INSTALLING NEW LED STREETLIGHTS
August 01, 2014
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 31 -- The city of Cambridge issued the following press release: The City of Cambridge is implementing major improvements to the existing street lighting system; every City-owned streetlight will be replaced with new LED lights. Over the coming months, Cambridge residents will start to see the old "cobra head" style streetlights systematically replaced with new LED lights.

-INCJ, JDI, Sony and Panasonic announce the establishment of JOLED Inc; A new integrated company in organic light-emitting diode display panels
August 01, 2014
ENP Newswire - 01 August 2014 Release date- 31072014 - Tokyo-Innovation Network Corporation of Japan ('INCJ'), Japan Display Inc. ('JDI'), Sony Corporation ('Sony'), and Panasonic Corporation ('Panasonic') announced today that they have executed a definitive agreement to establish a new company, JOLED Inc. ('JOLED'), to integrate Sony and Panasonic's R&D functions for organic light-emitting diode ('OLED') display panels.

-Samsung Announces UK Availability for Galaxy S5 mini and Young 2
August 01, 2014
ENP Newswire - 01 August 2014 Release date- 31072014 - Samsung Electronics today announced that customers in the UK will be able to buy the Galaxy S5 mini, a compact version of Samsung's flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5, from selected online and high street retailers, including Samsung Experience Stores and Carphone Warehouse, from Thursday 7th August.

-Fujitsu Semiconductor and ON Semiconductor Announce Strategic Partnership
August 01, 2014
ENP Newswire - 01 August 2014 Release date- 30072014 - YOKOHAMA, Japan and PHOENIX, Ariz., U.S. - Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited and - ON Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: ONNN) today announced that they have entered into a foundry services agreement.

MITTERNIGHT TO LEAD SMALL BUSINESS ADVISORY COUNCIL IN LOUISIANA LED, NFIB ESTABLISHED THE COUNCIL IN 2010 TO ADVISE LOUISIANA LEADERS ON ISSUES FACING SMALL BUSINESSES
August 01, 2014
The following information was released by the Louisiana Department of Economic Development (LED): Louisiana Economic Development and the National Federation of Independent Business in Louisiana announced Jefferson Parish businessman Mike Mitternight will succeed Baton Rouge businesswoman Patricia Felder as chairman of the statewide LED Small Business Advisory Council. LED and NFIB established the council in 2010 for the purpose of advising LED and state officials about issues affecting the competitiveness of small businesses in Louisiana. The council consists of a diverse group of small business owners representing each region of the state. Felder, who owns Felders Collision Parts in Baton Rouge, had guided the Small Business Advisory Council since its inception and turned over leadership of the group to Mitternight at a recent SBAC meeting. A longtime member of the council, Mitternight is owner and president of Factory Service Agency Inc., a small business based in Metairie, Louisiana, that specializes in commercial air conditioning service and construction.

-Vishay Semiconductor Orders AIXTRON System to Create Additional Infrared LED Production Capacities
August 01, 2014
ENP Newswire - 01 August 2014 Release date- 31072014 - Vishay Semiconductor GmbH, Heilbronn, has acquired an MOCVD system from AIXTRON to expand its infrared LED production capacities.

GT ENTERS AGREEMENT WITH QATAR SOLAR ENERGY
August 01, 2014
GT Advanced Technologies Inc., has secured a project win for its proprietary, next-generation HiCz continuous feeding puller technology that is expected to help enable the solar industry's transition to higher efficiency, lower cost solar material.

Montana: Technical Sales Engineer, PV 10067260
August 01, 2014
Department of Labor & Industry, The State of Montana has issued the following job announcement: 10067260 Job Title: Technical Sales Engineer, PV Employer: Newport Corporation Location: BOZEMAN MT, 59715 Description: % of Travel Required : 10-20% Job Type : Full Time Career Level : Experienced (Non-Manager) Education : Bachelor's Degree Skill :Sales - Inside, Territory Management, Cold-Calling Category : Sales 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.

MENA English (Middle East and North Africa Financial Network)
August 01, 2014
Strong revival in the construction sector is expected to push Gulf lighting fixtures market growth to 10 per cent a year to reach $3.The UAE and Saudi Arabia are at the forefront of a resurgent GCC lighting sector with both countries accounting for 70 per cent of the $2.5 billion regional market value in 2013.

Olympus LED Light Guide (LG-1) for TG-1/2/3
July 25, 2014
The Olympus LED Light Guide (LG-1) for TG-1/2/3 ($40.99) expands the already excellent macro capabilities of the TG-1, TG-2, or TG-3. It mounts to the camera via its accessory ring connector, and redirects light from the camera's LED to a circular area that surrounds the lens. There are no electronics, so you can leave the LED Light Guide on the camera when going underwater.


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