LED bulbs for 16 cents? It must be India

LED bulbs for 16 cents? It must be India

Huge federal subsidies will put over 7 million energy saving bulbs into one state's households. The government has a business plan to recoup its costs. Hint: It's related to hefty reductions in long-term electricity bills.

Kaneka doubles life of OLED

Kaneka doubles life of OLED

The second big breakthrough in the organic light emitting diode industry in a month. Is its ship finally coming in?

Report: Samsung exiting LED luminaires

Report: Samsung exiting LED luminaires

Another day, another giant industrial company throws in the towel on some aspect of modern lighting: News is breaking that South Korean conglomerate Samsung is exiting the LED luminaire business.

Lighting rush is on in India

Lighting rush is on in India

A hundred new 'smart cities,' $1.2 billion, and a gung-ho Prime Minister Modi are all pulling in LED vendors who want to build the backbone of intelligent urban networks.

Philips: A long goodbye to lighting?

Philips: A long goodbye to lighting?

A day after CEO Frans van Houten says he's 'giving independence' to the lighting group, our take on what he really means, and whether any Internet companies should be prowling around Amsterdam headquarters.