LEC Lyon turns 40

(France) – French lighting manufacturer to release art publication in March 2017, marking first 40th birthday celebration. French lighting manufacturer LEC Lyon has announced celebration plans for its 40 year anniversary. In 1977, LEC focussed all its energy on LED technology; a gamble which paid off when it came to meeting strict specifications for reliability, energy […]


Seoul Semiconductor Starts Mass Production of its Patented Filament LEDs

Seoul Semiconductor, a world leader in LED-technology, announced the immediate start of the mass production of its LED Chip-On-Board Package for use in LED filament bulbs, a market currently estimated to be $1.3 billion globally. Mr. Ki-bum Nam, CTO of Seoul Semiconductor, said, “Based on its strong patents, Seoul Semiconductor will continue to increase its […]


LEDs and the next agricultural revolution

While all the sound and fury has been coming from the human-centric lobby, there’s been a quiet revolution going on in the agricultural sector. LED technology has brought massive change to the lighting for horticulture sector and the rearing of livestock. By creating LED systems that offer special spectral outputs, crop and livestock production is […]