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Thursday, July 17, 2008

The Future is in November

We have been posting about LED(light emitting diodes) for almost a year. LED is the greenest lighting available and is 7 to 10 times more efficient than incandescent. The bulb itself will last 30 times longer than an incandescent.

Because it is a new technology, LED has been scarce and expensive. One company, CREE, seems to be way ahead in color rendering and their chips seem to be in high demand.

Over the past year, more consumer products are becoming available. Tech Lighting, the best track and pendant manufacturer, will have LED pendants and track available in November...

A sample:




  1. Anonymous10:09 AM

    Steve, I'd like to provide some feedback on my Yale experience to you directly. Is there an email address I can post to reach you?


  2. steve.sheinkopf@yaleappliance.com

    Phone number is 617-822-6150