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Toshiba, Bridgelux bet on silicon to slash LED lighting prices

Consumer LED bulbs that now cost $40 could be cut to $5 within a few years if silicon-based LED manufacturing technology scales, says Bridgelux.

By May 10, 2012


Bridgelux-Chevron deal brings LED streetlights to cities

Two municipalities in California will get efficient, long-lasting LED streetlights and pay for the installation through energy and maintenance savings.

By March 1, 2012


Bridgelux hits LED efficiency mark in move to silicon

LED light source maker Bridgelux expects to start making LED chips on silicon wafers in about two years, a technology transition meant to cut LED lighting costs.

By August 9, 2011


The lights over your head are about to get smart

Bridgelux is building a new kind of lighting that turns your ceiling into a network of smart devices. CEO Bill Watkins has bet his first-class seat on it.

By October 19, 2012


To cut LED lighting costs, Bridgelux rides silicon

Company says it has demonstrated the production of LED light chips on silicon, an effort that could ultimately result in cheaper energy-efficient light fixtures.

By March 8, 2011


Finned LED streetlights go for flashy look

Cree releases high-design and traditional LED streetlights to speed adoption of long-lasting and efficient LEDs in municipalities.

By April 4, 2012


LED table raises the bar

This color-changing bar table sets its own style. Integrated LEDs phase between red, blue, and green, giving the table its distinctive look.

By March 9, 2012


Startup Soraa lights up with 'LED 2.0'

The startup sees a 75 percent boost in efficiency with its LED bulb, a new material platform for bringing down the cost of LEDs for general lighting.

By February 7, 2012


Cree: LEDs aren't just more efficient, they're better

Cree's latest LED light source slices the cost, but it's betting that features such as better controls and long life give LEDs an edge over other technologies.

By February 7, 2012


Cree shrinks light engines for cheaper LEDs

Its latest package puts LED lighting on a faster price-performance curve, promising a substantial cut in efficient, long-lasting lamps.

By January 11, 2012