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  • A Presidents’ Day Look Back: Obama, Clean Energy and LEDs

    It’s Presidents' Day, and since I found a serious lack of memorials featuring the visages of American presidents emblazoned in color changing LED lights (get on that, people), I decided instead to take inventory of our current president’s relationship to LED lights, and his recent contributio...

  • eL Masterpiece Displays History of the Cosmos in 14 LED-Lit Seconds

    Architect Daniel Libeskind and his son did not beat around the bush when naming their 350-pound, nine-foot light fixture, “eL Masterpiece.” As you can probably tell, eL  Masterpiece wasn’t created during a few cute, father-son after school crafting sessions. In fact, Libeskind’s son, Noa...

  • Moon Berlin’s LED Garments Introduce Haute Tech to High Fashion

    It’s New York Fashion Week. And while the jury is still out on whether or not the catwalks are illuminated with energy efficient LED lights (I sure hope they are), I did stumble across one extremely cool brand of “haute tech” from Berlin during my research. A collaboration between two fashi...

  • Campus California Reduces Carbon Emissions With Clothes?

    Campus California, a Richmond, CA based non-profit, collected and reused over 3000 tons of donated clothes in 2011 according to their annual report.  When those numbers are applied to the EPA’s carbon emissions calculator, it translates to the prevention of over 12 tons of CO2 emissions being ...

  • LED Technology Dominates at 2012 Grammys

    The Grammys are often called “music’s biggest night.” Indeed, with appearances by Paul McCartney, Adele, Jennifer Hudson, Coldplay, The Foo Fighters and Deadmau5, Sunday night’s 54th annual awards ceremony was larger than life. No matter what you thought about the performances (I person...

  • Interactive LED Heart Sculpture Spreads V-Day Love in NYC

    Does your significant other make your heart skip a beat? This Valentine’s Day you can prove it at “Big <3 NYC,” an interactive, heart-shaped LED sculpture installed in Times Square that glows brightly in response to loving touch. 400 LED-lit acrylic tubes surround a suspended crimson hea...

  • Remote Control LED Heels Make a Splash in Fashion World

    Fashion mavens and LED enthusiasts rejoice! Your two worlds have collided, resulting in a pair of shoes that’s actually kind of cool-looking. We’ve seen a lot of LED-based fashion over the years, and it’s slowly and steadily becoming more wearable. These remote control LED heels are testama...

  • National Mall Receives LED Lighting Retrofit

    Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and Energy Secretary Steven Chu are leading by example. On Monday, they flipped the switch on the LED light fixtures recently installed on the National Mall. Filled with over 30 important historical landmarks, museums and memorials this national park sees around 24 ...

  • Julie's Hanging LED Light Fixture

    Our customer Julie recently used LED lighting in a dining room light fixture she created out of wood, and she was kind enough to share some pictures of the beautiful light fixture and tell us a bit about the project.

  • Electric Bike Sharing Experiment In The San Francisco Bay Area

    The San Francisco Bay Area plans to adopt an experimental electric bike sharing program.  The e-bike sharing program will launch first in San Francisco and Berkeley this summer.  Now, people who are looking to avoid pedaling up hills on their human powered bike or renting a car have another o...

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