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USPTO ISSUES TRADEMARK: AMPEROR
March 20, 2015
ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 20 -- The trademark AMPEROR (Reg. No. 4702711) was issued on March 17 by the USPTO.

Soraa Taps Ann Reo as SVP of Product Development.
March 20, 2015
Soraa reported that Ann Reo has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Product Development. In a release, the Company said that with over 20 years of LED product development and lighting design experience, Reo has the ability to solve challenges with solutions that others don't see.

Cree Enhances Partnership with Habitat for Humanity
March 20, 2015
Cree has expanded its $1.5 million commitment to provide LED lighting for new Habitat for Humanity homes built in the United States. Building on the company's 2010 pledge to provide Cree LED downlights, Cree said it is now offering Habitat for Humanity affiliates the New Cree LED Bulb, making whole-home LED lighting possible for Habitat homeowners.

Access Fixtures Unveils New LED Quad Tennis Court Lighting Packages
March 20, 2015
Access Fixtures has expanded its tennis court lighting packages with an LED tennis court lighting package for quad courts, or four adjacent tennis courts. According to a release, Access Fixtures lighting specialists use advanced photometric analysis software to design LED tennis court lighting packages that provide balanced, even, superior lighting. While illuminating larger courts from the exterior of the fence used to be a challenging and expensive, it is now easier as light per luminaire increases and LED prices decline.

Georgia Power illuminates savings on ENERGY STAR® certified CFLs and LEDs; Instant rebates available at select retailers through May 31, 2015
March 19, 2015
 Georgia Power announced today a series of special offers on ENERGY STAR® certified CFL and LED lighting at participating retailers statewide. No coupons or rebate forms are needed to reap the savings on high-tech, high-efficiency lighting options - just look for the Georgia Power tag in-store to save instantly at the register. Offers are good while quantities last, with a limit of 16 bulbs per customer.

New ms Koningsdam to Showcase The World Stage Concept with 270 Degree Panoramic LED Screens
March 19, 2015
CARNIVAL CORP. ("CCL,CUK-N") - New ms Koningsdam to Showcase The World Stage Concept with - 270-Degree Panoramic LED Screens On Holland America Line's new ms Koningsdam, entertainment meets innovation with a new main theater design that surrounds the audience with a 270-degree LED screen. Breaking from the line's traditionally styled theaters, The World Stage is a flexible space that can have multiple stage configurations, ranging from in-the-round to the more conventional proscenium staging. The theater will initially host five new productions performed in repertory by a cast sourced from around the world. At two stories high and 250 feet long, the high-definition LED screens will make The World Stage a trend-setting theater at sea capable of showcasing an exciting array of performances and productions. Enhanced by state-of-the-art lighting, projection and sound systems, the screens enable the environment of The World Stage to change throughout the day to present anything the designers can imagine. For example, the room can evolve effortlessly from an Italian palazzo for a concert performance to an imaginary world for innovative production numbers.

Holland America Line's new ms Koningsdam to Showcase The World Stage Concept with 270-Degree Panoramic LED Screens; Innovative staging in the main theater brings guests new and unique experiences
March 19, 2015
 On Holland America Line's new ms Koningsdam, entertainment meets innovation with a new main theater design that surrounds the audience with a 270-degree LED screen. Breaking from the line's traditionally styled theaters, The World Stage is a flexible space that can have multiple stage configurations, ranging from in-the-round to the more conventional proscenium staging.  The theater will initially host five new productions performed in repertory by a cast sourced from around the world.  

Eaton's Halo Product Line Named Leader in Lighting by BUILDER Magazine for the 17th Consecutive Year
March 19, 2015
Power management company Eaton today announced that BUILDERmagazine's 2015 BUILDER Brand Use Study named Eaton's Halo® product line the brand leader in lighting. Awarded for an unprecedented 17th consecutive year, the Halo product line of recessed, track and surface lighting was given top honors in all four lighting categories including Brand Familiarity, Brands Used in Past Two Years, Brands Used the Most and Brand Quality.

Huntkey to present at the 2015 China Sourcing Fair
March 19, 2015
Huntkey, a global professional power solution provider, today announced that it will take part in the China Sources Fair to be held in Hong Kong from April 11-14, 2015. The company will showcase its full range of products at the fair, including PIOs, power supplies, notebook adapters, power banks, chargers, lightning to USB cables and power strips. Huntkey's booth is located at 7P20.

AP SECM proposes to constitute ECCs in schools
March 19, 2015
Hyderabad, March 19 -- Taking the cue from Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu over energy conservation, AP State Energy Conservation Mission proposed Energy Conservation Corps (ECC) on the lines of National Cadet Corps (NCC) in all the schools and colleges to promote energy conservation as well protection of natural resources which are essential for future generation, said AP Chief Secretary and chairman of State Energy Conservation Mission (SECM) IYR Krishna Rao.


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