LED Mood Lighting Sets the Mood for Weight Loss

Posted by on Nov 24, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

It isn’t groundbreaking news to say that lighting affects mood. This is why you’ll never see someone arrange a romantic date night with rose petals, a bottle of wine, and 1000W metal halide lamps. It’s also why you don’t see too many candlelit jewelry stores. We want different things from our lights, and every kind of light can be used to set a particular kind of psychological precedent. With the development of LED...

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Proposed NYC Lighting Ban Could Darken Thousands of Commercial Buildings

Posted by on May 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

It’s difficult to imagine New York City without its skyline of bright lights, but a significantly darker night could become reality in the name of transitioning to a more environmentally friendly city. City councilman Donovan Richards has proposed legislation that would require property owners of approximately 40,000 commercial buildings to turn off exterior and interior lighting at night, the New York Post reports.The...

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Arborlight Outshines the Competition at Sapphire Award Gala

Posted by on Mar 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Arborlight, a leading developer of advanced LED technology, has received top honors for their innovative smart lighting technology. The award was announced in February, at the inaugural LEDs Magazine Sapphire Award gala, which was held in conjunction with the Strategies in Light conference in Las Vegas. Arborlight was this year’s winner in the category of Smart Solid State Lighting Technology. On Feb 25, 2015, developers...

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World Prepares to Celebrate International Year of Light

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Every once in a while, a holiday comes along that I, Dr. Bulb, can get really excited about. One such holiday is The International Year of Light. Quite frankly, it doesn’t get much better than that. The United Nations has designated 2015 as The International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL2015), a global initiative to celebrate the uses of light and lighting technology. The year 2015 was chosen for several...

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LED Sports Lighter Outshines Metal Halide Equivalent

Posted by on Oct 8, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Before recently, LEDs could not provide the amount of light required for sports lighting. Thanks to advancements in LED technology, this is no longer true. The 567w LED sports lighter by Access Fixtures has the light output equivalent of a 1,500w metal halide sports lighter, which means it uses 65% less energy to produce the same amount of light. The LED sports lighter emits 71,782 initial lumens and 61,015 luminaire lumens...

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Is OLED a Threat to LED?

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

LED lighting has become popular in recent years due to the longevity of the lights and their energy efficiency over traditional lighting technologies, but LED lighting may soon be replaced by OLED lighting! There are an increasing number of OLED luminaires to choose from, including OLED panels, and these are loaded with enhanced benefits over LED lighting. The new technology may have the ability to perform with even greater...

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