Posted January 08, 2015

Fossil, a Leading Watch Brand, Installs VioLight Fixtures... and They Love Them!

Fossil Launches a New Era in Sustainable Style With LEDs From Solais Lighting

Posted December 30, 2014

Lucas Emmett Dinapoli, LED, is getting comfortable at PowerSecure Lighting!

Last week, you met Lucas Emmett Dinapoli - fondly nicknamed by his initials - LED. He has been around this holiday season at the PowerSecure Lighting office helping out wherever he is needed and has become quite a hit here in the office. We are sad that he is only here for a few more days this Season. See what he has been up to!

Posted December 17, 2014

Meet the Newest Member of Our Team - Lucas Emmett Dinapoli (LED)

Meet the newest member of our team - Lucas Emmett Dinapoli - fondly nicknamed by his initials - LED. He has been around this holiday season at the PowerSecure Lighting office helping out wherever he is needed. He is here a little early and will be staying with us through the 12 days of Christmas!

Posted November 21, 2014

VioLight Brightens National Retail Chain (and its merchandise!)

Visual blog showcasing a national retail chain store's success with VioLight from PowerSecure Lighting's Solais

Posted November 12, 2014

LED Lighting - Separating Fact from Fiction

Informational blog about LED Lighting with 2014 updated industry standards

Posted October 29, 2014

Who's Who for Halloween at PowerSecure Lighting

Fun blog celebrating Halloween with PowerSecure Lighting

Posted October 15, 2014

The Spotlight on VioLight

PowerSecure Lighting is excited, really excited, about our VioLight technology. We're so excited that we made a video to help illustrate what VioLight does. Colors are more vibrant and true while whites are crisp and bright.

Posted October 08, 2014

LEDs step into the spotlight with Nobel Prize in Physics for the Development of the Blue LED

Nobel Prize in Physics is awarded to 3 scientists who developed the blue LED

Posted October 01, 2014

What's the deal with CRI?

Our white paper, VioLight- Improving Color in Real-Life Applications, brings up an interesting new perspective on how to measure color in lighting. It's all about CRI, right? Well, sort of...

Posted September 17, 2014

Let's get Technical. Technical...with our VioLight Technology!

With the recent launch and integration of our superior VioLight Technology in the Solais product line, the most common questions we are hearing from the industry are: What is VioLight? What does VioLight do? and... How is VioLight different from other technologies claiming to enhance the way colors are rendered under LED lighting?

Posted September 10, 2014

Outside the Bulb: Supermarket Solutions for Multi-Deck Displays

Here at PowerSecure Lighting, we like to present scenarios that are either real or hypothetical showcasing a specific problem and solution that can help stimulate your mind on the effects of lighting in various applications. In Outside the Bulb (OtB), we like to present a brief document that highlights a problem and PowerSecure Lighting's solution. Short and sweet!

Posted September 03, 2014

Lighting Solutions for Your Supermarket

Lighting gets the raw end of the deal when it comes to successful supermarket design. In reality, it can make or break the atmosphere and, most important, decide how merchandise looks. Gone are the days of fixtures that provide only general lighting. Top-performing grocery stores utilize various layers of lighting to highlight displays, make merchandise "pop" and create unique spaces between the various departments - all while keeping a consistent look and feel around the store.

Posted September 18, 2013

Sulfuration - What is it and what does it do?

One of the "dirty" secrets of the LED industry is that chemicals in the surrounding environment to some types of LEDs can cause a decrease in output or potentially accelerate complete failure. Probably the most common mechanism is referred to as "Sulfuration" because it involves the chemical reaction of sulfur and silver.

Posted September 04, 2013

Super Duper High Output in a Familiar Form

Over a year ago, Solais Lighting introduced the brightest LR38 replacement lamp at 1450 lumens. Based on its Center Beam Candle Power (CBCP), it is a direct replacement for a 39-watt Ceramic Metal Halide PAR's initial light output or a 90-watt HIR Halogen PAR38 or a 150-watt standard halogen PAR38.

Posted August 21, 2013

Brighter, Yes! But Not Bigger! The Xi24!

Most of you are now aware of our Xi24 trackhead, which we launched back in December 2012. Out of a 3 inch diameter and less than a 4 inch long cylinder, we are producing 1600 lumens from just 24-watts. This is the smallest LED trackhead with this performance on the market.

Posted August 07, 2013

TM-21 Testing Explained

In a previous blog post, we detailed LM-80 testing, how it relates to our LED devices, and how it provided the LED lighting industry with a unified testing methodology. Since LEDs and LED devices have longer lifetimes than many other lighting technologies the problem arose as to how long of a testing period would be needed.

Posted May 30, 2013

Get Wet! Solais LRP Lamps Taking the Plunge!

While our actively-cooled LR series lamps are to be used in dry locations only, our passively-cooled LRP & LBR series lamps have always been rated for damp location. This means they could be used in a pool area, or in an exterior area that is not exposed directly to rain.

Posted May 15, 2013

You Wanted Smaller - We Give You the Xi20

Everyone asks for smaller and smaller fixtures that still put out a decent amount of light. We heard you. Solais is pleased to announce the Xi20 trackhead.

Posted May 02, 2013

Solais at Lightfair 2013

LightFair 2013 has come and gone and there was an amazing amount of products on display. A person could have spent 2 whole days walking the floor and still not have seen everything everyone had to offer. Though you may not have seen Solais on the tradeshow floor, we were only a quick walk across the street.

Posted March 15, 2013

LED Lamps and Dust - how well do they work together?

Interested parties often ask: how is Solais Luxiance (actively-cooled) technology affected by dust? The answer to this inquiry, in brief, is: Less than passive LED lamps.

Two of our new product lines are now available to order!
The XC3, XC5 and XC7 modular cylinders come in a variety of finishes and mounting options. The WW asymmetrical track wall wash fixtures come in two sizes. Yoke mount versions are coming soon!
You've been asking for a while now, and we've figured it out! Keep an eye out for 0-10 V dimming solutions with Solais' Downlight, Cylinders, and Recessed Multiple product lines. It will also be a viable solution with our Pull Down and Adjustable Recessed lines coming soon!
We are working hard to give you what you need!
Keep an eye out for even more new products coming soon: Solais Yoke Wall Wash fixtures, EfficientLights Aisle Lighters and a full family of Solais Pull Down fixtures. The Pull Down fixtures will come in a variety of modular and integral versions!