San Jose, CA — Philips Lumileds today announced that it has joined the California
Lighting Technology Center as an affiliate member. As a member of the CLTC, Philips
Lumileds is working with luminaire manufacturers to develop market ready LUXEON
LED based applications that meet the energy efficiency and lighting quality levels
required to meet EnergyStar® and similar regional and national guidelines.
“Our affiliation with the CLTC supports the development of specification and architectural
grade solutions using our LUXEON Rebel and LUXEON K2 power LEDs,” said Jay
Shuler, Regional Marketing Manager for The Americas at Philips Lumileds. “By working
with the CLTC, our customers will gain access to new opportunities with state agencies,
utilities and businesses eager to adopt solid state lighting solutions.”
CLTC, established through a joint effort of the California Energy Commission (CEC) and
University of California at Davis, conducts both cooperative and independent activities
with lighting manufacturers, electrical utilities and the design and engineering
professional communities. These valuable partnerships facilitate the commercialization
of products developed at CLTC in accordance with CLTC’s mission to bring viable
research-based projects to the commercial marketplace in two years or less.