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Lextar reports rising June revenues

Jul 4, 01:40

LED firm Lextar has reported June consolidated revenues of NT$910 million (US$30.47 million), its highest in 22 months. The firm indicated revenue growth in June was due to rising...

Lextar

LED lighting order visibility clear to September, says Lite-On

Jul 2, 11:31

Lite-On Technology has indicate order visibility of LED lighting is clear to September. Nevertheless, the introduction of the second generation of ultrabooks with Windows 8 in second-half...

Lite-On LED lightings

SAS sees semiconductor products account for 70% of total revenues

Jun 28, 12:02

In a shareholders meeting on June 27, Taiwan-based semiconductor and solar wafer maker Sino-American Silicon (SAS) indicated the plans to increase production of its latest A4+ high...

MK Lu, chairman of SAS

Wintek introduces own-brand LED lightings

Jun 28, 11:25

Touch panel maker Wintek introduces own-brand LED lighting products, Otali. According to Hyley Huang, company chairman, Wintek will develop businesses of OEM and own-brand.

Commentary: Can government subsidies save the LED industry?

Jun 27, 11:40

Classic economics believes in small government and let the market mechanism run its course. Keynesian economics believes in interventions, in particular, government interventions...

LED lightings

China government delays announcement of firms eligible for LED subsidies

Jun 27, 01:15

The China government said it would announce a list of firms selected for LED lighting subsidies in March. However, this announcement has been delayed. The government planned to introduce...

LED lightings

LED lighting performance/cost to fall to 1W/US$ in retail market at end of 2012, says Edison chairman

Jun 26, 11:31

Continual drops in price have been driving demand for LED lighting products, with performance/cost ratio of 1W/US$ quoted by manufacturers currently expected to fall to 1W/US$ quoted...

Philips switching more LED lighting orders to Lite-On Technology

Jun 22, 10:09

Philips has switched more OEM orders for LED lighting products to Taiwan-based Lite-On Technology from epitaxial wafers and chip maker Lextar Electronics, according to industry sou...

Lite-On

Formosa Epitaxy sees order visibility extend to November

Jun 21, 14:12

LED chipmaker Formosa Epitaxy has seen its order visibility extend to November and is currently in talks for new orders for LED backlighting and lighting products with 10 potential...

Frank Chien, chairman of Formosa Epitaxy

Edison Opto deals out 2011 cash dividends of NT$3.01

Jun 20, 15:56

Taiwan-based high-power LED lighting packaging house Edison Opto held a shareholders' meeting to deal out 2011 dividends of NT$3.01 (US$0.10) in cash and NT$0.50 in stocks.

Edison Opto booth

Delta chairman announces retirement

Jun 20, 15:14

Delta Electronics chairman Bruce CH Cheng announced his official retirement in the company's shareholders meeting on June 19. Delta plans to hold the board of directors meeting on...

Bruce CH Cheng, chairman of Delta

Everlight has 60% share of LED light bulb market in Taiwan, says chairman

Jun 20, 15:10

Everlight's market share for LED light bulbs in Taiwan reached 60% a month ago, said Robert Yeh, chairman of the Taiwan-based LED packaging house. The firm will continue to strengthen...

Robert Yeh, chairman of Everlight

LED lamps to provide global energy savings of US$100 billion over 5 years, says IMS Research

Jun 20, 11:24

The widespread adoption of retrofit LED lamps will create global energy savings worth US$100 billion over the next five years, according to IMS Research.

Everlight, Delta showcasing technologies at LED Lighting Taiwan 2012

Jun 19, 17:00

The LED Lighting Taiwan 2012 is currently being held at Nangang Exhibition Hall from June 19-21. There are 250 participating firms from the supply chain in Taiwan and abroad and close...

Delta booth

Lextar to become first provider of iOS-based smart control for LED lighting

Jun 19, 01:30

Lextar Electronics, a Taiwan-based maker of LED epitaxial wafers and chips, expects to obtain certification from Apple for enabling users of iOS mobile devices to make smart remote...

LED application

LED lighting demand for chips to exceed backlight units in 2014, says Lextar chairman

Jun 15, 15:44

LED lighting will become the main LED application in 2014, according to David Su, chairman of Taiwan-based LED firm Lextar.

LED lightings

Digitimes Research: China raises 12th Five-Year Plan LED industry targets

Jun 15, 15:38

China's Ministry of Science and Technology is seeking public opinions on the recently revised goals set for the semiconductor lighting technology development under the 12th Five-Year...

LED lighting

Taiwan LED firms see mild revenue growths in May

Jun 15, 12:35

According to statistics, the total May revenues of Taiwan-based LED firms reached NT$8.7 billion (US$290.9 million), up by 4.59% on month but down 12.1% on year. Benefitting from...

LED lighting

Neo-Neon 2012 LED lighting shipments to grow 4-5 times, says company executive

Jun 15, 12:22

Lighting maker Neo-Neon, which has been eager to shift businesses from traditional lighting fixtures to LED ones, expects its 2012 LED lighting shipments to grow 4-5 times, according...

Neo-Neon LED light bulbs

Sapphire substrate shipments increase due to LED lighting demand

Jun 13, 16:56

Sapphire substrate manufacturers said 2-inch substrates were around US$9 on average during May but are expected to rise due to a shortage of patterned sapphire substrates (PSSs).

Edison holds conservative view on LED lighting demand

Jun 12, 01:00

LED packaging manufacturer, Edison Opto, has reported a 7.1% decrease in revenues in May over April, stating that the decline is due to the European economic crisis along with uncertainties...

LED lighting

Taiwan vendors expected to lower LED lighting prices to US$1.20/W at end of 2012, says Everlight

Jun 8, 01:40

First-tier Taiwan-based vendors currently quote their LED lighting products at US$1.50/W, higher than US$1/W quoted by second-tier vendors but lower than US$2/W charged by international...

LED makers see increased May revenues, Bright skeptical of future

Jun 8, 01:15

While revenue from LED sales in Taiwan and China are increasing, LED lighting will largely be focused in niche markets as price competition increases, according to Liao Zongren, chairman...

LED lighting to boom in 2H13, says Ledlink

Jun 5, 14:18

Ledlink Optics, a Taiwan-based firm that specializes in producing secondary optical lenses for LED lighting, was listed on the OTC market on June 5, 2012. According to chairman Te-Lung...

LED lighting

Commentary: Taiwan market LED lighting pricing strategies and global competition

Jun 4, 15:54

As global efforts increase to become greener, LED lighting is becoming more pervasive around the world. It was originally estimated that by the end of 2012 mainstream LED light bulbs...

Computex 2012: Delta to showcase green-energy consumer products

May 31, 16:06

Delta Electronics will highlight its green-energy consumer products and integrated services under the theme of "Smart Green Life" at Computex Taipei 2012, with product lineups...

Delta chairman Bruce CH Cheng

Bridgelux and Toshiba announce 8-inch GaN-on-silicon LEDs

May 30, 10:31

Bridgelux and Toshiba recently announced that the two companies have achieved 8-inch GaN-on-silicon LED chips that has an optical power of 614 mW with a voltage of 3.1V when driven...

LED industry predicts revenue growth for 2Q12

May 30, 01:20

Downstream LED packaging houses have been operating with capacity utilization rates of 70-80%. In particular, Unity Opto indicated order visibility is clear through June and predicted...

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New York City adopts LED lighting

May 29, 13:49

New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) recently announced the installation of LED fixtures in Central Park, the East River Bridges, Eastern Parkway and the underdeck of...

Taiwan LED lighting product makers expected to win orders from China, as subsidies begin kicking in

May 29, 01:45

As China's Ministry of Science and Technology (MST) is expected to announce more than 10 winners from 110 competitors at the first open bid for CNY200 million (US$31.7 million) subsidies...

LED lighting

Epistar developing 8-inch silicon substrates to reduce LED production costs

May 29, 01:15

Epistar said that it is developing eight-inch silicon substrates for producing LEDs used in lighting applications, with mass production slated in 2014.

Silicon substrates to replace sapphire ones to drop production costs

On-Bright expects 2Q12 sales to rise 50-60%

May 25, 11:51

Analog IC design house On-Bright Electronics has forecast revenues for the second quarter of 2012 will grow 50-60% sequentially to NT$540-570 million (US$18-19 million).

PTC conservative about 2012 revenue growth

May 24, 17:04

Lighting solution driver IC specialist Princeton Technology (PTC) holds a conservative view on revenue growth in 2012 due to limited expansion of the automobile market and lack of...

China and Taiwan LED firms sign agreement in Zhengzhou China

May 23, 11:34

Acbel, a member of Taiwan's Kinpo-Compal Group, recently signed an investment agreement with Samost, a company based in Zhengzhou, China, to focus on developing LED lighting.

LED industry enjoys high capacity utilization rates in 2Q12

May 23, 01:20

Second-quarter 2012 LED prices have been flat, according to industry sources. Demand has been high pushing capacity utilization rates to remain high. If prices continue to hold in...

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