LEDs for horticulture/agriculture

Rensselaer Researchers Find that Lumileds’ Luxeon SunPlus Lime + Purple and Green + Purple LEDs Provide Beneficial Growth Spectra

In a comparison study, Rensselaer researchers found that Luxeon SunPlus Lime + Purple and Green + Purple LEDs provide a beneficial growth spectra. Furthermore, they found that the growth spectra resulted in high crop yield and high levels of antioxidants critical to human health. The NSF funded Center for Lighting …

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Heliospectra Named Second Fastest Growing Tech Company in Sweden as Part of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50

Swedish LED grow light maker Heliospectra AB reported that Deloitte’s prestigious Sweden Technology Fast 50 has named it the second-fastest growing technology company in Sweden. Heliospectra boasts that its LED-based grow lights can reduce electricity costs for using grow lights by up to 50 percent compared to conventional grow light …

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Seoul Launches Full Range of Horticultural Series LEDs

South Korean firm Seoul Semiconductor launched its Horticultural Series of LEDs. The series comes in chip-on-board (COB), mid-power, and high-power packages. The LED series spans the spectrum from ultraviolet (UV-C) to far-red. The new product family also features Seoul’s SunLike Series natural spectrum LEDs, which the company says produces light …

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Lumileds Adds New Far Red, Deep Red, and CoB products to its Portfolio of LEDs for Horticulture

Lumileds Luxeon SunPlus Series for Horticulture with newly added products

Lumileds of San Jose, California USA, introduced three new products in its Luxeon SunPlus Series of LEDs for horticulture applications. Lumileds asserts that the Luxeon SunPlus Series is the only line of LEDs on available to be tested and binned by photosynthetic photon flux (PPF). The range of colors facilitates …

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At NYC AgTech Week, Light Polymers to Introduce GrowBlade Horticultural Lighting

At the third annual NYC AgTech Week, Light Polymers, a San Francisco-based nano chemistry startup with R&D operations in Silicon Valley, Korea, and Taiwan, plans to unveil the company’s GrowBlade™ horticulture lighting. The company recently announced that it is licensing patents from Cree to produce high CRI downlights (Ref: Coverage). …

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Osram Opto Semiconductors Launches Osconiq P 2226 LED for Horticultural and Agricultural Applications

Osram Opto Semiconductors has launched the mid-power LED Osconiq P 2226 for horticultural and architectural lighting. The new Osconiq P 2226 LED marks the commencement of the company’s new product family. In addition to serving the market for horticultural and agricultural lighting, the new Osconiq product line will cover professional …

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