Lighting Understanding for a More Efficient Nation

Pushing The Boundaries of LED Light

Pushing The Boundaries of LED Light

By Paul Scheidt

Nestled between the transforming semiconductor and energy industries, the lighting industry is amidst one of the most remarkable shifts of its time. It’s no accident that the 2014 Nobel Prize in physics recently was awarded to three scientists for the invention of efficient blue LEDs and 2015 has been decreed as the International Year of Light by the United Nations. The world has finally realized that the incandescent light bulb – a concept dating to Thomas Edison’s day – is obsolete, due to its energy inefficiency. And compromised alternatives like fluorescent lighting have made light and color quality more important to consumers and businesses than ever.

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