McLaren Health Care Selects Cree LED Lighting to Deliver Intelligent Light Across Its Statewide Hospital Network

Posted on February 21, 2017 By

FLINT, MICH. — Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) announced today that McLaren Health Care (McLaren), a Michigan-based integrated healthcare network, has selected Cree LED Lighting and Cree SmartCast® Technology to modernize exterior and interior lighting across 11 hospitals. Cree’s advanced LED solutions go beyond light with intelligence that automatically adapts to the environment to deliver greater energy savings and personalized environments that promote comfort, safety and security for McLaren patients, visitors and staff. 25,000 Cree® outdoor and indoor LED fixtures, including over 12,000 Cree SmartCast® intelligent lighting fixtures are installed throughout the facilities, enabling McLaren to reduce their energy costs by 66 percent and realize an estimated savings of over $1.6M annually in energy and operating expenses. (more…)

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Deadline extended for biofuels grant

Posted on February 16, 2017 By

LANSING, MI — The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) and the Corn Marketing Program of Michigan (CMPM) have announced an extension on the deadline to apply for grant funds under the Biofuels Infrastructure Program (BIP). Funding is available to help with equipment and marketing costs for retailers that want to sell higher level blends of ethanol ranging from 15 to 85 percent. Applications must be completed by April 30, 2017. (more…)

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Cree IG Series LED Lighting Transforms Parking Garage Experience for American Airlines Center Fans

Posted on January 26, 2017 By

DURHAM, N.C. — American Airlines Center, the Dallas area’s premier sports and entertainment arena, selected Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) lighting to provide a better lighting experience for fans as they enter and exit the world-class arena. Cree® IG Series LED luminaires were chosen to replace the high-pressure sodium and metal halide light fixtures in its parking garages, establishing a welcome first impression with improved light quality that enhances visitors’ sense of security, safety and comfort. The arena’s switch to Cree LED parking garage lighting will generate an anticipated 66 percent reduction in energy consumption and $1.26 million in energy savings annually. (more…)

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MaxLite introduces architectural LED wall pack with external battery backup

Posted on January 5, 2017 By

WEST CALDWELL, N.J. – MaxLite announces the expansion of the WallMax® product family with the Precision, an architectural-grade LED wall pack with a modular housing and external battery backup option across all wattages. (more…)

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MaxLite LED fixtures with Enlighted controls achieve DLC listing

Posted on December 23, 2016 By

WEST CALDWELL, N.J. – MaxLite today announced that its Polygon and Vapor Tight LED linear fixtures are now recognized by DesignLights Consortium (DLC) as optional models to Enlighted’s Networked Lighting Controls listed products. (more…)

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MaxLite LED TriMax fixture keeps dust, dirt and water at bay

Posted on December 14, 2016 By

WEST CALDWELL, N.J. – MaxLite introduces the LED TriMax Vapor Tight fixture as a direct replacement for fluorescent linear fixtures in locations that require waterproof, dustproof or corrosion proof lighting. (more…)

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Contraste adds newcomers to the Profilux line

Posted on December 14, 2016 By

Contraste is happy to add newcomers to the Profilux line! Six new trims are now available in the line, with the novelty of indirect lighting.

The PROC and PROG Profilux are the first Contraste trims with an LED strip, emitting between 550 and 930 lumens. The sharp, crisp light provides an +80 CRI and the reflectors provide beam angles varying between 110 and 150 degrees. (more…)

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Cree LED Lighting Delivers Better Light Quality and Energy Savings To Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina

Posted on December 13, 2016 By

DURHAM, N.C. — The Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina (FBCENC), a nonprofit organization that provides food for people at risk of hunger in 34 counties in central and eastern North Carolina, selected LED lighting from Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) to light its new Raleigh, N.C. distribution and community center. The 85,000 square-foot facility is illuminated by Cree® CXB Series High-Bay LED luminaires, ZR24 troffers and KR6 downlights, delivering better light quality while generating nearly 50 percent energy savings compared to traditional options. (more…)

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Cree Delivers Superior Energy Efficiency with Expanded LS Series LED Surface Ambient Portfolio

Posted on December 8, 2016 By

DURHAM, N.C. — Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) expands the market-leading LS Series LED surface ambient portfolio with the introduction of the new LS-FD™ High Efficiency linear luminaire. The new luminaire delivers excellent light quality and energy efficiency at 130 lumens per watt for greater savings and faster payback, and serves as an ideal replacement for linear fluorescent lighting in retail, industrial or commercial spaces. The LS-FD High Efficiency products provide customers more choices from Cree, adding to the original LS Series TrueWhite® products, which offer exceptional 90-plus CRI color rendering for applications in which color accuracy is the driving consideration. (more…)

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New Video Series Highlights How Tuthill Products Have an Impact

Posted on December 7, 2016 By

Tuthill Corporation is launching a new video series about how our products are used in real world applications called “Making Real Things That Really Make A Difference.” Our first video begins in Louisiana with IntegriCo, our like-hearted customer who makes composite railroad ties. (more…)

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