Ford And NextEnergy Challenge Suppliers To Create New Lighting Products

Ford Motor Company and NextEnergy are challenging industry suppliers to create advanced new automotive lighting products.

CBS Detroit–10/15/2014

New LED lights illuminate both sides of I-94 west of Cadieux.  Just two weeks ago all of the lights were out after being sabotaged by copper thieves. (WWJ/Scott Lewis)

Scott Lewis: Voilá! New LED Freeway Lights Darkened By Copper Thieves Are Back On

Less than two weeks after my report detailing how copper thieves had sabotaged a $3.2 million dollar LED lighting project on I-94, most of the lights are already back on.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2014

WWJ tech editor Matt Roush interviews Mary Templeton, executive director of Michigan Saves, at the Michigan Advanced Lighting Conference in Warren Tuesday. WWJ photo, Martin Wilke

The Future Of Lighting Is High Tech — And Made In Michigan

High-tech lighting in Michigan is a really bright idea. Just ask any of the 250-plus attendees Tuesday who jammed the Electrical Industry Training Center in Warren for the Michigan Advanced Lighting Conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2013

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Troy’s Viper Networks Part Of New LED Product To Replace Standard 100W Bulbs

Troy-based Viper Networks Inc. (Pink Sheets: VPER), in conjunction with Jupiter, Fla.-based LEDs America Inc., introduced their nine-watt LED, the companies’ latest incandescent replacement lamp, which targets the replacement for 100-watt incandescent bulbs.


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Consumer Reports Spotlights Pros And Cons Of CFL, LED, Halogen Light Bulbs

Consumer Reports’ latest light bulb tests uncovered not only which bulbs were the best performers, but also shined some light on the most common questions consumers have about compact fluorescent lights, light-emitting diode, halogens and incandescent bulbs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2011

An example of an LED replacement for a fluourescent bulb from Troy's Ilumisys

Ilumisys Grants License to LED Optics for LED Fluorescent Tube Replacements

Ilumisys Inc., developer and producer of solid-state lighting technology, announced today that it has granted a license for light-emitting diode fluorescent tube replacements to LED Optics, a high-end manufacturer of replacement LED T8 tubes that is based in Boca Raton, Fla.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2011

Relume LED lights at work at a parking lot in Arizona. (Photo: Relume Technologies)

Relume Technologies’ LED Fixtures Selected for Detroit Lighting Project

Relume Technologies, a manufacturer of light-emitting diode products and smart grid control systems for outdoor lighting applications, has installed its area LED fixtures in a Detroit alley between 14th and Wabash streets, behind the community art space Imagination Station.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2011

An example of an LED replacement for a fluourescent bulb from Troy's Ilumisys

LEDdynamics and Ilumisys Announce Partnership

Ilumisys Inc., the Troy-based developer and producer of solid-state lighting technology, announced that it has partnered with LEDdynamics Inc., based in Randolph, Vt. The partnership includes a license for the patents of Ilumisys parent Altair Engineering Inc. on light-emitting diode fluorescent tube replacements.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2011


New Parking Garage LEDs From Mt. Clemens Firm

Mt. Clemens-based Clean Light Green Light, a subsidiary of London, England-based Global Dynamix Solutions GB PLC, last week announced a new light-emitting diode-based parking garage lighting system. The company said the system provides a consistent, even […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2011


Relume Technologies’ Ecovista Named a Must See Product at Lightfair

Oxford-based LED lighting manufacturer Relume Technologies said Tuesday that its LED lighting system for billboards, Ecovista, was named to the list of “Must See Products” at Lightfair International 2011 by Edison Report.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2011