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OLED Lighting & Materials Market Forecast to 2022; RnRMarketResearch.com adds "OLED Lighting Markets-2014 and OLED Materials Markets - 2014" reports to its store.
July 27, 2014
OLED Lighting Markets-2014 Six years ago, OLED lighting was first being proposed as a serious commercial product. Back then, 2014 was projected as the year when OLED lighting would first make its impact felt on general illumination. It didn't happen. OLED lighting has been available for four years now, but with few signs of it's moving beyond the luxury and specialist lighting sector. Also, the disappearance of GE from this space is another reason to treat OLED lighting with a little less respect than it once had. Get complete report details @http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/oled-lighting-markets-2014-market-report.html. Photo -http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140724/130275

India: Profile of "A-Paul Instruments"
July 25, 2014
Following is the company profile of "A-Paul Instruments" as available: Company Name: A-Paul Instruments

Xicato Expands Its Sales Team With New U.S. And U.K. Appointments.
July 24, 2014
  San Jose, California (PRWEB) July 24, 2014   Xicato, enablers of the Internet of Lights, continues to expand its sales team and announces that it has added LED lighting specialists Charles Scheibler and Nick Gibbs to its sales team. Charles is based in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area and will serve Xicato's customer base throughout the mid-west. Nick is based in the United Kingdom and will serve customers in the UK and Nordic regions.     "As the transition from conventional to LED light sources continues, we believe it's critical to support our customers with both the technical engineering and lighting knowledge necessary for success and Charles and Nick clearly have the experience that will help customers become more successful," said Gerhard Rieser, VP Worldwide Sales for Xicato.       Charles' years of experience have taken him around the globe. He has worked on strategic partnerships in Taiwan and China and coordinated with organizations here in the U.S. such as UL, the EPA and the U.S. Department of Energy. He has spent the last several years at Soraa as the OEM and Technical Sales Manager.       Nick, who was previously with Bridgelux, has built strategic partnerships with some of Europe's leading lighting manufacturers and supported their efforts to globalize their portfolios to support lighting designer efforts around the world.             Charles and Nick are expert at supporting customers' luminaire programs and helping end-users and lighting designers achieve the lit effect they desire.      

LED lights to brighten B.C. streets
July 19, 2014
The Government of British Columbia has issued the following news release: Shared Services BC is now offering an innovative new procurement program to support the purchase of energy efficient LED street lighting in B.C. communities. Beginning today, B.C. is the first province in Canada to offer municipalities and broader public sector organizations the opportunity to select from a short list of pre-qualified LED street light products. By switching all 360,000 street lights in the province to LED, the public sector could save about 105 GWh of electricity per year – enough to power about 10,000 homes, or a city like New Westminster for one year.

PNY Power-78S Power Bank
July 04, 2014
Compact power bank with good battery capacity There's no denial of the fact that there is no shortage of options for consumers when it comes to power banks. A quick search on various online stores and you get a power banks in variety of capacities at varying price points. This month we take a look at PNY's Power-78S Power Bank.

National Bank of Arizona Achieves Energy Efficiencies Thanks to Technologies from LG Electronics, Daintree Networks
May 29, 2014
LOS ALTOS, Calif., and ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The new branch office for the National Bank of Arizona in Prescott is the first in the state to install new energy efficient LED lighting and HVAC technologies from LG Electronics and advanced control systems from Daintree Networks, Inc. Within the 3,000-square-foot facility, slated for completion in June, Daintree's ControlScope(TM) solution will manage 13 lighting zones controlling LG's industry-leading LED fixtures and nine thermostats controlling LG's highly efficient variable refrigerant flow (VRF) air conditioning system. "Customer satisfaction is our overall goal at National Bank of Arizona. To achieve this goal we have to operate as efficiently as possible. These efforts go hand-in-hand to establish National Bank of Arizona as a leader in both energy efficiency and renewable energy," said Jason King, vice president of facilities and maintenance, with National Bank of Arizona. "Our customers know that reducing our energy usage and costs are our highest priorities. In looking at the options for building top-of-the-line energy management into our new site, the Daintree-LG solution offered the best combination of flexibility, ease-of-control, and both up-front and long-term cost savings."

Virtual Reality Takes a New Turn with Allstate's "Reality Rides℠" Across America Tour
April 11, 2014
Curved LED televisions embedded in the windshield of real vehicles will serve as centerpieces of Allstate Insurance Company's "Reality Rides℠" 2014 national campaign tour. Kicking off during the peak of "Distracted Driving Awareness Month," Reality Rides is a unique driving simulation experience featuring innovative distracted driving technology. The tour will start in Philadelphia and travel to more than 40 American cities at venues ranging from community gatherings to sporting events and teen safe driving advocacy programs. Reality Rides consists of a driving simulator that utilizes a real - but stationary - vehicle equipped with virtual reality technology, including a new curved LED television embedded in the car windshield. The television displays an animated environment and reacts to the driver's motions. Using the car's steering wheel, gas and brake pedals, the driver is tasked with driving while also attempting to text, talk on the phone and enter navigation system directions.

Daintree Networks, LG Electronics USA Join Forces to Reduce the Overhead of Wireless Led Lighting Control
March 25, 2014
LOS ALTOS, Calif., and ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., March 25, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Daintree Networks, Inc., the leading provider of open, networked wireless solutions for smart building control and energy management, and LG Electronics USA today announced they have teamed to create a fully integrated LED lighting solution with wireless control for commercial settings. Together, the companies have worked to embed wireless communication capability directly into LED drivers used inLG LED lighting fixtures, enabling seamless interaction withDaintree's ControlScope(TM)networked wireless control solution. Initial LG products with wireless drivers include LED troffer fixtures and retrofit kits. The resulting joint solution is expected to yield significant savings for users, both in up-front costs and in energy efficiency following installation, benefiting also from the market-leading efficacy ofLG LED troffers.

LG and PTO Today Join EPA in Recognizing Families for Energy-Saving Efforts on ENERGY STAR® Day
November 05, 2013
WASHINGTON, Nov. 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ - In celebration of ENERGY STAR Day 2013, LG Electronics USA and PTO Today joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to recognize the top 25 winners of the Fall "Team ENERGY STAR" challenge. Team ENERGY STAR is a multi-year initiative from EPA's ENERGY STAR program that involves kids in helping their families save energy and money at home, while teaching them how energy efficiency is good for the environment.

Samsung and ENERGY STAR® Give Back to a Community in Need to Celebrate ENERGY STAR Day
October 31, 2013
/3BL Media/ - Samsung and ENERGY STAR celebrated ENERGY STAR Day yesterday with festivities at the Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City. In light of the severe damage that the Club suffered from Superstorm Sandy one year ago, partnersBoys & Girls Clubs of America, ENERGY STAR and Samsung gathered to unveil the refurbished Pennsylvania unit of the Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City and celebrate the accomplishments in teaching Club members and their families about the importance of saving energy and protecting the environment from climate change. Samsung donated energy-efficient appliances and electronics to the restored Club, including anENERGY STAR® Most Efficient2013 refrigerator, clothes washer and TV. An ENERGY STAR Emerging Technology award winner, clothes dryer DV457, plus ENERGY STAR certified products including a dishwasher, touch-screen LED monitor and LED light bulbs were also donated to the renovated Club. By outfitting the Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City with its most energy-efficient products, Samsung is hoping to reinforce the impact saving energy can have on the planet's climate. The fun-filled ENERGY STAR Day also included "Go Green" activities and a "Show Your LIGHT Side" creatively silly photo contest. All contestants walked away with an ENERGY STAR certified LED light bulb and one lucky shutterbug was awarded an ENERGY STAR certified LED lighting makeover for their home.


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