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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...


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

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

Genesis Photonics aims to cut costs of LED chips for lighting to below US$3 per 1,000 lumens in 2015

Jun 14, 01:20

Genesis Photonics, a Taiwan-based maker of LED epitaxial wafers and chips, has focused on LED chips for lighting and set a goal of reducing costs to less than US$3 per 1,000 lumens,...

LED bulb

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 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...

Future Lighting Solutions to feature the latest solutions at Guangzhou exhibition

May 31, 16:03

Future Lighting Solutions will be participating in this year's Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition at the Guangzhou Import and Export Complex in China from June 9-12, 2012.

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...

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).

Overall value of lighting market to shrink as LEDs displace conventional technology, says Pike Research

May 21, 15:38

LEDs will displace more than 52% of the global market for lamps in commercial buildings by 2021, according to Pike Research. The cleantech market intelligence firm anticipates that...

Lumenpulse receives US patent on technology that converts analog to digital signals allowing lighting control over AC power lines

May 18, 15:10

Lumenpulse, a manufacturer of high performance, architectural LED-based lighting solutions for commercial, institutional, and urban environments, recently announced it has received...

High Power Opto begins mass production of blue, green LED chips on silicon substrates

May 17, 15:18

High Power Opto LED (HPOLED) chairman KH Huang said the company has begun mass production of blue and green LED chips on silicon substrates, making it the world's third to make blue...

Switch Lighting announces production of LED A-lamps

May 17, 09:53

Switch Lighting recently announced the availability of its family of LED A-lamps, which are liquid-cooled LED A-lamps that can be used in any fixture, any orientation, and anywhere...

Washington DC switching to LED street lights

May 16, 15:53

Lighting Science Group, an LED lighting company, recently joined Washington DC Mayor Vincent C Gray and officials from the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) and the Department...

Leading LED lighting makers promoting LED replacements for 100 watt bulbs

May 15, 01:05

LED manufacturers are showing increased competition with their LED lighting products as countries are banning the import and manufacturing of 100 watt and higher white incandescent...

ALT to display new LED lighting products at Lightfair

May 8, 01:05

Aeon Lighting Technology (ALT) will announce its 2012 latest high power LED products at Lightfair International 2012, the world's largest biennial lighting and building fair in Las...

LED lighting competition increases among new Zhaga standards

May 7, 16:55

Zhaga Consortium is setting a new standard for LED light engine interfaces, which will create specifications aimed at ensuring the interchangeability of LED light sources from different...

LED lighting packaging price to drop nearly 10% in 2Q12

May 4, 16:58

Quoted prices for LED lighting packaging parts have dropped around 3% during the second quarter and could drop 10% due to packaging firms moving from backlighting applications to...

Taiwan maket: Firms to further promote LED lighting amongst rising energy costs

Apr 27, 15:40

LED lighting and more energy-efficient products are being pushed more by firms in Taiwan amongst rising energy costs, said industry sources.

Epistar may see LED lighting revenues reach NT$4 billion in 2012, says company chairman

Apr 25, 16:04

Integration of downstream lighting module and fixture makers will likely bring in revenues of NT$850 million (US$29 million) for Epistar in 2012, according to Lee Biing-jye, chairman...

Taiwan to announce policies promoting LED lighting on May 15

Apr 25, 01:30

Due to criticism of the recent price hikes of gasoline and upcoming price increases for electricity, Taiwan president, Ma Ying-jeou, has vowed to encourage citizens to adopt LED lighting...

President Ma

Sapphire ingot maker USI Optronics seeing orders pick up

Apr 24, 16:49

USI Optronics is seeing order visibility for sapphire ingots extend to two months on a pick-up in LED lighting demand, according to its parent company Acme Electronics.

Lextar to release LED tubes, OLED lighting technology at Frankfurt show

Apr 11, 16:29

Lextar Electronics has announced its new generation of LED tubes that focus on three main aspects - simplified structure, price improvement, and light enhancement. In addition, Lextar...

Taipei 2012 International Lighting Show: A look at the LED lighting trends

Apr 11, 09:35

The 2012 Taiwan International Lighting Show was held on March 15-16 at the Taipei World Trade Center. Participants displayed the latest LED lighting products, were heavily focused...

LED street lamps

OLED to pose strong challenge for LED in lighting market in 2015

Mar 26, 15:05

OLED lighting is receiving a lot of attention in Europe, America, Japan and industries there are actively involved in R&D work for the next-generation lighting technology. Industry...

China LED lighting subsidy program sees 110 firms compete for 20 slots

Mar 26, 11:06

China announced an LED lighting subsidiary program at the end of February. The list of firms that are eligible has yet to be announced but industry sources noted that there are about...

Epistar to set up joint venture maker of LED lighting in China

Mar 23, 11:50

Epistar, a Taiwan-based LED chip maker, will establish a joint venture maker of inexpensive high-performance LED lighting products in Kunshan, eastern China, with Innotek Photoelectronic...

Four Taiwan-based makers may win supply contracts for subway station LED lighting

Mar 6, 14:54

Taiwan-based LED firms such as Lextar Electronics, Lite-On Technology, Everlight Electronics, Delta Electronics and Bright Led Electronics stand a chance of winning contracts to supply...

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    Osram Opto Semiconductors has introduced two new high-power versions of the Osram Ostar Projection for projectors with a brightness of up to 1700 lumen. The Osram Ostar Projection...

    Photo: Company, Dec 18.

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    Photo: Company, May 27.

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    Aeon Lighting Technology (ALT) showcased its latest high power LED lighting products of high-brightness and optimal efficiency at the Photonics Festival from June 9-11, 2010. Among...

    Photo: company, Jun 14.

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    Photonics Festival 2010: ALT AC Dimmable A19 LED Bulb

    Aeon Lighting Technology (ALT) is showcasing its new high power LED lighting products at the Photonics Festival from June 9-11, 2010. The products include Aurora MR16 V5, AC Dimmable...

    Photo: company, Jun 10.

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    Atmel ATtiny-series flash MCU family

    Atmel has announced production availability for what it claims is the world's smallest flash AVR microcontroller package. The Atmel ATtiny4, ATtiny5, ATtiny9 and ATtiny10 AVR microcontroller...

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