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LED Engin Debuts the 50W, Seven-Die LZ7Plus

LED Engin, an Osram business based in San Jose, California debuted the LZ7 Plus. The company claim that the LZ7 Plus is the world’s first 50W, seven-die LED emitter. Osram points out that stage lighting fixtures have evolved from delivering ultra-bright light with a narrow beam to also producing more…
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Tokyo District Court Dismisses Everlight Patent Infringement Claims Against Nichia, Citizen, and Daiko

Nichia of Japan reported that the Tokyo District Court dismissed Everlight’s patent infringement lawsuit seeking injunctions. On October 5, 2018, Nichia says that the Tokyo District Court in Japan completely dismissed the claims of Everlight in the a patent infringement lawsuit that Everlight Electronics Co., Ltd. filed against Nichia Corporation,…

South Korean Government Funds OLED Display Production and Research Facility

The South Korean government will open an organic light-emitting diode (OLED) manufacturing facility and research and development center in Cheonan, South Chungcheong Province, according to a Pulse News article. The government will invest about 528 billion won ($467.8 million) over the next seven years, the largest-ever for a state-led research…

Taiwan LED Makers Post Lower Revenues Compared to First Three Quarters of 2017

Three major Tawain-based LED makers, Everlight Electronics, Lextar, and Epistar, all posted on-year drops in September revenues, according to a DigiTimes article. LED packaging service provider Everlight reported September consolidated revenues of NT$2.043 billion (US$66.7 million), lowering 7.71% compared to the previous month and 13.11% compared to September of 2017.…

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Cree Claims 231 Lumen Per Watt White LED

Cree claims to have achieved a record efficacy of 231 lumens per watt for a white, power LED at 350 mA. Cree points out that this result is far higher than its previous announced industry record of 160 lumens per watt at 350 mA, reported about 13 months ago. (Ref: …

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Nichia Files Provisional Injunction Action Against Importer/seller of Korean-made LED Lighting Products

Nichia Corporation again announced that it had filed a provisional injunction action in Tokyo District Court. This provisional injunction is to enjoin Koyo Business Services, Inc. (Koyo Business Service Kabushiki Kaisha) from infringing Nichia’s patent. Nichia believes white LEDs used in certain LED lighting products,which Koyo says are manufactured by …

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High Output LED Array Warning Beacon

E2S, the leading European manufacturer of audible and visual warning devices, has announced the latest version of its well-established L101 family of physically compact 86 x 86mm beacons, the L101H. Featuring an array of 24 high output LEDs as the light source, the robust L101H is ideal for fire, security, …

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Dow Electronic Materials Wins Epistar’s First-Ever Supplier Award for Supply of Metalorganic Precursors

Dow Electronic Materials, a business unit of Dow Advanced Materials, announced that Epistar Corporation, a leading high brightness LED epiwafer and chip maker, has awarded its first-ever Supplier Award to the Metalorganic Technologies business of Dow Electronic Materials. Dow Electronic Materials supplies Epistar with metalorganic precursors for the manufacture of …

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