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Early LED lighting failures set the industry back 10 years.
Early Light Emmitting Diode (LED) solutions promised that you would replace the fluorescent tube with an LED tube. All you had to do is cut the wire to the ballast to save lots of energy. Never mind that you just voided the UL rating and your insurance company could deny the insurance policy if the building burnt down. Well, the heat synch was not thought through, LED's worst enemy is heat, and the promise of 10 years of maintenance-free energy savings lasted only months.
LED Lighting: finally a breakthrough in reliability.
Form Factor: Designed around the challenge that heat places on Light Emmitting Diode, the design approach integrates the LEDs inside the 3/4" aluminum frame. With intellectual property that protects the investment of bonding the LEDs to the heat synch, this solid-state creates a durable solution that we have seen stand up to installation in public high schools.

LED Selection: The quality control of the LEDs in these luminairies is very impressive, and beyond what we have seen by any other manufacturer. Every LED is calibrated before it is placed in a fixture, and every fixture's Kelvin temparature registered into their database. If a replacement fixtures is ordered 15 years from now, they will know the color temparature of that order, and match it. Furthermore, by remaining LED agnostic, the manufacturer ensures that their luminaires will always remain state-of-the-art.

Driver Design: With a purist's approach, the way these LEDs are driven ensures a balanced 59 watts/3,055 lumen efficacy with smooth continuous dimming (0-10 Volts).

The Controls: For this demonstration space, we "twinned" the luminaires with a breakthrough in controls, which centralized the drivers down the hall, powered the luminaires over a DC network controlled by engines, and placed a sensor at every fixture. For more this control system, click here.

Kelvin Temperature Selection: Our demonstration was conducted in two identical classrooms. To compare the experience, one room received 3700K luminaires, and the other room 5000K luminaires.

The Installation: Our benchmark installation placed nine luminaires in a 27' x 27' classroom with 9' ceilings, delivering 37 foot candles of even illumination at the work surface. Total installation time for the lights and controls was under 4 hours. This represented a reduction of installation costs by over 50%.

The Experience: The illumination and color rendering impact was stunning. Visitors to the demonstration space were amazed at the difference between the experience of LEDs vs. fluourescent. With dozens of visitors to the space, we were surprised to find that there was a preference for the 5000K temperature over the 3700K at about a 2:1 ratio.

The Energy Savings: The luminaires alone provided a 42% energy savings over the 2' x 4' T* troffers in the classroom. With the addition of scheduling and dimming, the savings were reaching 70%.
LED Lighting Controls: creating a digital network
Designed around the challenge that heat place on Light Emmitting

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