GaN-on-GaN technology is ‘LED 2.0’ says blue LED inventor

GaN-on-GaN technology is ‘LED 2.0’ says blue LED inventor

Shuji Nakamura, the inventor of the blue LED, told LuxLive last week that the future of LEDs lies in GaN-on-GaN technology, which offers the potential for better colour rendering, higher efficiency, longer lifetime and more ‘lumens per dollar’.

Lux Awards 2013: the winners!

Lux Awards 2013: the winners!

The lighting world's top manufacturers, boldest clients, coolest technologies and most awe-inspiring installations were honoured tonight at the Lux Awards 2013.

GaN-on-GaN technology is ‘LED 2.0’ says blue LED inventor

GaN-on-GaN technology is ‘LED 2.0’ says blue LED inventor

Shuji Nakamura, the inventor of the blue LED, told LuxLive today that the future of LEDs lies in GaN-on-GaN technology, which offers the potential for better colour rendering, higher efficiency, longer lifetime and more ‘lumens per dollar’.

All new Waitrose stores to be 100% LED

All new Waitrose stores to be 100% LED

Speaking at LuxLive today, Toby Marlow, general manager of sustainable development at Waitrose, revealed that all new Waitrose stores will be lit 100 per cent by LEDs from now on.

Who is the coolest of them all?

Who is the coolest of them all?

Lighting experts picked out the coolest – and least interesting– new lighting products in the Cool Wall session at LuxLive this morning.

Putting a price on good hospital lighting

Putting a price on good hospital lighting

Managers of lighting estates in the NHS need to put a value on the quality of light, as well as its upfront cost and energy efficiency, healthcare lighting experts said at LuxLive today.