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TRENDING NOW: RETROFITTING OLD FIXTURES By Clarissa Allison | December 24th, 2014 Watching lighting trends in 2014 has been an interesting ride. “LED” and energy efficiency, once phrases thought to be bandied about by tree-huggers and industry insiders alone, is now quite common. The cost of LEDs and solid state lighting in general has come… Read more

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Menorah Lighting: Meaning and History

The Menorah stands for light, wisdom, and Divine inspiration. By Clarissa Allison | December 19th, 2014 Originally beaten out of a solid piece of gold, the Menorah was a seven-branched candelabra which served as one of the sacred vessels in the Holy Temple. It stood in the southern part of the Temple and was lit every… Read more

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Louie Lighting Welcomes Euri Lighting!

Lighting The Way of The Future By Clarissa Allison | December 5th, 2014 Euri Lighting was founded in 2013 and  is a subsidiary of IRTronix, Inc. The company was started by Danny Oh, an expert in LED Technology and founder of IRTronix. Danny’s dream to bring inspired LED Lighting Products to the marketplace led Danny… Read more

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Louie Lighting Welcomes Sea Gull Lighting!

Sea Gull Lighting – A Brief History By Clarissa Allison | November 21st, 2014 The Sea Gull Lighting story began in 1919 in a small lighting specialty store in Philadelphia, PA  shortly after World War I by founder Henry Seigel.  Focusing on quality, continuity and variety, he used his design talents to create patented hard-wired… Read more

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Lighting Trends To Watch In 2015

2015 Lighting Trends Today’s lighting styles could very well take permanent hold for the future – mainly, focusing on sustainable and energy-efficient options that are becoming increasingly important even in vintage-inspired styles. Added to this are fun trends that are taking off in the moment. Be ahead of the game by knowing 7 major lighting… Read more

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Getting To Know Arie Louie of Louie Lighting, Inc.

Arie Louie, CEO and owner of both Louie Lighting, Inc. and the custom lighting company Arie Designs an award-winning lighting designer, worked from an early age in the motion picture and television industry as a freelance lighting director. Following his school career, Arie served for a total sixteen years with the Israel Defense Forces as… Read more

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LED Lighting In Horticulture

LED’s represent an entirely different technology from the gaseous discharge-type lamps of old used in horticulture. Capabilities like spectral composition control and high light output with little radiant heat make this technology potentially one of the most significant advances in horticultural lighting since the development of high-intensity discharge (HID) lamps. Lighting based on the use… Read more

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Dr. Nick Holonyak – Inventor of the Visible Spectrum LED

Nick Holonyak, Jr. was born in Zeigler, Illinois on 3 November 1928. He received the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois in 1950, 1951, and 1954, respectively. As a Texas Instruments Fellow in Semiconductor Physics at the University of Illinois (1953-54), he did graduate work under the direction of John… Read more

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Phoenix Stadium’s Superbowl Lighting by Ephesus

University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, AZ has installed high performance LED stadium lights from Ephesus Lighting, Inc., the leader in providing LED lighting solutions for sports facilities. According to Amy Casper, CEO of the Syracuse-based company, the facility will be the first NFL venue to illuminate the playing surface exclusively with LED lighting. (via http://www.localsyr.com)… Read more

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