According to ElectroniCast Consultants, the consumption of LED lamps in the US was US$592 million in 2011, an increase of 22% over 2010. The firm forecasts the consumption value will reach US$2.4 billion in 2016 representing an average annual growth rate of 32.4% (2011-2016).
The Sacramento Bee reports that: the shift to manufacturing in America is central to tripling the sales for a leading LED company, attracting authorized resellers and new job creation.
An international standard for light-emitting diode (LED) lighting devices proposed by the International Energy Agency (IEA) is expected to help expand the LED market, a local industry association said recently- LaserFocusWorld.com
Over 10,000 graduate students have signed Stand With Science, an MIT-originated call to Congress to protect science funding.
Gamma Scientific News
RoadVista, a Gamma Scientific company, has developed a new goniometer system which is optimized for quick testing of retroreflective materials to ensure ASTM E1709 requirements for safety testing.
The RoadVista division of Gamma Scientific has just launched a brand new website to provide an enhanced user experience. RoadVista manufacturers retroreflectometers for highway safety applications, including sign measurement, pavement parking testing and general retroreflectivity.