2015-12-21

LED Halos Interactively Light up Highway Underpass in San Jose

Paint, acrylic, LEDs, steel, sensors, control, cell phone interface.
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2015-05-18

The World’s Premier Laser and Photonics Conference, CLEO 2015, Concludes in San Jose

The 2015 CLEO Conference and Exposition concluded today with 4,400 attendees, 226 exhibitors and 1380 presentations from around the world. Conference and exhibition programming provided attendees with valuable insights into a broad range of topics such as optical microscopy for brain imaging, three dimensional printing and single-photon nonlinear optics. CLEO 2015 took place 10-15 May at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California, USA.
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2014-12-26

San Jose Starts Installing Smart LED Streetlights

San Jose, the third largest city in California, U.S. has started installing new LED streetlights throughout December, according to a report by San Jose Mercury News.
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2014-01-10

Xicato Expands and Brings Manufacturing to San Jose

Xicato announced that it has relocated its San Jose headquarters to accommodate a new manufacturing line for the company’s next generation of products. The new 24 thousand-square-foot space is more than double the size of Xicato’s previous San Jose facility. The privately held company has invested millions of dollars in equipment and resources to meet the increasing global demand for its LED modules.
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2012-04-24

US DOE SSL MANUFACTURING R&D WORKSHOP 2012

Start: 06/13/2012 8:00 End: 06/14/2012 17:00 Time Zone: Pacific  US DOE Solid-State Lighting Manufacturing R&D Workshop 2012 will be June 13–14, 2012, in San Jose, California, USA. Event Name US DOE SSL MANUFACTURING R&D WORKSHOP 2012 Region North America Location DoubleTree by Hilton, San Jose, CA Dates June 13–14, 2012 ...
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2009-05-19

San Jose Shifting to Energy-Saving LED Streetlights

San Jose, Calif., plans to convert 125 lights in the city’s Hillview North neighborhood by June 2009 in its second LED streetlight pilot project. The new streetlights will use energy efficient LED lamps equipped with the locally based Echelon’s power line networking technology and segment controllers. The LED Streetlights connected with the Echelon’s intelligent controls for smart networks can help reduce energy and maintenance costs while improving light quality, decreasing light pollution and providing increased safety, according to the company.
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2009-04-23

LED Lights to Illuminate San Jose, Calif

An "adaptive lighting" concept is now being tested in San Jose, Calif., in the heart of Silicon Valley. In this test, streets can be made brighter, darker or even be illuminated with flashing strobes upon command.
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2009-04-01

San Jose Could Turn to LEDs Instead of Shutting off Streetlights

Last year in San Jose, California, the local government had turned off streetlights in some district to meet the environmental goals, while this year, more LED lamps could be installed in the next few months to get the same result. To reach Mayor Chuck Reed's Green Vision aim of powering the city's 62,000 streetlights with renewable energy, the city’s Transportation and Environment Committee will come up with some steps on April 6.
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Cree announces the commercial availability of the XLamp® XD16 LED, the industry’s first Extreme Density LED, which delivers up to 5 ½ times higher lumen density than Cree’s previous generation of high power LEDs.

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LG Innotek today announced that the company has developed the world's first 100mW (mill watts) UV-C LED. This development is 2 years ahead of the industry forecast that predicted its development would be successful by 2020.

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