Microsemi Unveils Revolutionary Driver for LED Street Light Fixtures
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/PRNewswire/ — Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today unveiled a new LED driver designed specifically for North American street light installations. The efficient LXMG221D-0700040-D2F™ LED driver eliminates bulky step-down transformers typically used in street light fixtures in these markets, providing a single-step conversion from 347VAC or 480VAC down to less than 57VDC as typically required by LED fixtures. This allows manufacturers to design lighter fixtures, which can lower product development and transportation costs. Unique features include integrated fault detection and management functionality which enable operators to respond more quickly to light fixture failures.

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Lighting Science posts 100% Increase in LED Lighting Products Orders
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Lighting Science Group (OTCBB: LSCG) released news today that in the past year, it has received more than $ 100 million of LED lighting product orders, representing more than a 100% increase compared to the numbers from last year. One of the world’s premier LED lighting manufacturers, Lighting Science Group’s products are used in all sectors, spanning everything from the International Space Station to businesses and individual homes around the world. Major lighting retailers, companies, retail chains and various municipalities choose LSG’s products for their substantial energy savings, high quality, performance and renowned longevity.

Jim Haworth, chairman and chief executive officer of Lighting Science Group, remarked, “Surpassing the $ 100 million order mark this year is not only a significant achievement for our company, but for the entire LED lighting industry. As a result of increasing consumer and business…………… continues on Beacon Equity Research
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