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2016 a Record Year for Renewables, Latest IRENA Data Reveals

2016 a Record Year for Renewables, Latest IRENA Data Reveals

  Solar outpaces wind for new power capacity Abu Dhabi, UAE — Global renewable energy generation capacity increased by 161 gigawatts (GW) in 2016, making the strongest year ever for new capacity additions, according to data released recently by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Renewable Energy Capacity Statistics 2017, estimates that by the end […]

April 10, 2017
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Smart Street Lighting Products Getting Ready for Global Standard

Smart Street Lighting Products Getting Ready for Global Standard

  TALQ Consortium releases Beta version test tools /PresseBox/ The TALQ Consortium, developers of the global standard interface for smart outdoor lighting networks, have just released the formal beta version of the entire TALQ Test Suite for its members. With this test tool companies can now start testing their smart lighting solutions for multi-vendor interoperability. […]

March 23, 2017
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SloanLED Celebrates 60 Years of Lighting Excellence and Global Sales Team Expansion

SloanLED Celebrates 60 Years of Lighting Excellence and Global Sales Team Expansion

VENTURA, CA — SloanLED announces new hires in North America and internationally, strengthening the company’s position in the LED industrial and commercial lighting space. Several positions are newly created and others are new hires fulfilling existing roles—driving new focus and fresh sales approaches. In the U.S., Jamie Hampshire has been named Regional Manager, Central U.S., […]

March 16, 2017
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Soraa LED Lamps Illuminate Historic British Wine Cellar

Soraa LED Lamps Illuminate Historic British Wine Cellar

  LONDON, U.K. –Soraa announced that its VIVID LED lamps have been installed at Berry Bros. & Rudd in London, U.K.  As Britain’s oldest wine and spirit merchant, Berry Bros. & Rudd have traded from the same shop since 1698. The company has a fascinating history that includes providing the wines on board the RMS […]

March 8, 2017
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Thorn Makes Perfect Retail Lighting Easier than Ever

Thorn Makes Perfect Retail Lighting Easier than Ever

  At this year’s EuroShop trade fair in Düsseldorf on 5-9 March, global lighting specialist Thorn Lighting introduced its dedicated offer for retailers, making it easier than ever to find the perfect lighting solution for everything from car parks, to supermarkets, to window displays to warehouses. Thorn’s wide-ranging portfolio of products – many of them […]

March 8, 2017
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Siemens to Supply 13 Direct-Drive Wind Turbines for Two Projects in Northern Germany

Siemens to Supply 13 Direct-Drive Wind Turbines for Two Projects in Northern Germany

  Continuing success for Siemens’ direct-drive onshore wind turbines in Germany: The company has been awarded three further contracts for the supply and installation of 13 of its gearless turbines in Lower Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein. For the WPD Windpark Damme GmbH & Co. KG, Siemens will install and commission six units of the latest type […]

March 3, 2017
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Soraa Lighting Enhances Dining Experience at Hong Kong Restaurant

Soraa Lighting Enhances Dining Experience at Hong Kong Restaurant

    Soraa announced that its VIVID LED lamps have been installed at the Dynasty Restaurant at the Renaissance Harbour View Hotel in Hong Kong. Showcasing authentic Cantonese cuisine, Dynasty, the award-winning Chinese restaurant in Wan Chai, creates a delightful destination for a unique dining experience. The dramatic dining hall has double height panoramic windows […]

March 2, 2017
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