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Researchers Create Cheaper, Greener OLED Lights Using Inkjet Printers

Researchers Create Cheaper, Greener OLED Lights Using Inkjet Printers

Photo via Shutterstock Organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs) aren't quite as energy efficient as normal LEDs, but they're still far more efficient than traditional light bulbs - and new research could

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World’s Largest OLED Lighting Installation Unveiled with Over 1,400 Orbeos Panels!

World’s Largest OLED Lighting Installation Unveiled with Over 1,400 Orbeos Panels!

OSRAM has just unveiled a beautiful new OLED installation at the Qubique Berlin Tempelhof 2011 exhibition. A spectacular globe that uses over 1,400 OSRAM round Orbeos panels, the illuminating

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New Light Emitting Transistors Mean Bigger, More Efficient OLED Displays

New Light Emitting Transistors Mean Bigger, More Efficient OLED Displays

Researchers at the University of Florida have developed new light emitting transistors that will allow OLED screens to grow in size. OLEDs, or organic light emitting diodes, are used in computer screens,

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Green Lighting 101: Your Guide to Energy Efficient Interior Lighting

Green Lighting 101: Your Guide to Energy Efficient Interior Lighting

When it comes to energy efficiency, the easiest way to start cutting down your monthly bill is through your home's lighting. By making simple changes to the types of bulbs you're using, you can be more

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Brilliant OLED Lighting Designs by Emory Krall

Brilliant OLED Lighting Designs by Emory Krall

These light fixtures explore ways to produce panels that are 6” square, which is much larger than what is currently commercially available. Conductive strands are used in a graphic way to bring power to

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GE Unveils Super-Efficient White OLED Lights

GE Unveils Super-Efficient White OLED Lights

High-efficiency organic light-emitting diode (OLED) lighting is closer than ever to commercialization, and recently GE scientists announced that they have devised a new way to make high-efficiency,

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IS IT GREEN?: The Compact Fluorescent Light

IS IT GREEN?: The Compact Fluorescent Light

Shortly after Al Gore debuted An Inconvenient Truth the general public started giving a damn about climate change -- at least superficially. And in a massive wave of effort to show off our new

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OLED Breakthrough Yields 75% More Efficient Lights

OLED Breakthrough Yields 75% More Efficient Lights

Researchers at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) recently announced a breakthrough in OLED technology that shatters all prior efficiency standards, reducing the ultra-thin

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MILAN PREVIEW: Light Emitting Wallpaper by Jonas Samon

MILAN PREVIEW: Light Emitting Wallpaper by Jonas Samon

With alternative lighting solutions becoming a typical consideration in sustainable interior design, Jonas Samson’s illuminated wallpaper is set to take the Salone Internazionale del Mobile and its

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ORGANIC LED LAMP BY MAKOTO TOJIKI

ORGANIC LED LAMP BY MAKOTO TOJIKI

When it comes to innovative lighting, there’s cool, and then there’s just plain brilliant (pun intended). Makoto Tojiki’s “Archimedes Dream” seems to fall into the latter

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SPIRALIGHT by Robin Carpenter

SPIRALIGHT by Robin Carpenter

Evoking a gallery of stars, Robin Carpenter’s eye-catching LED chandelier, Spiralight, demonstrates how good those little light emitting diodes can look when they are used in a clever way. This is what

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Ultra-Slim, Flexible Willow Glass Could Revolutionize Electronics

Ultra-Slim, Flexible Willow Glass Could Revolutionize Electronics

New York-based company Corning Incorporated -- a company known for its vision of a world made almost entirely of glass -- has announced the launch of its latest product: Willow Glass, an ultra-slim

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Philips Unveils a Transparent Solar-Powered OLED Car Sunroof

Philips Unveils a Transparent Solar-Powered OLED Car Sunroof

Philips and BASF recently teamed up to create a hot new technology that could be the “it” feature in upcoming luxury electric vehicles – an OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode) that also

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Researchers Develop the World’s Most Efficient Flexible OLED

Researchers Develop the World’s Most Efficient Flexible OLED

OLEDs (organic light emitting diodes) have revolutionized screens and displays of all sorts - including televisions and telephones. Up until recently, the most efficient way to produce, bright,

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VELVE: Mitsubishi and Verbatim Announce World’s First Commercial Color Changing OLED Panels

VELVE: Mitsubishi and Verbatim Announce World’s First Commercial Color Changing OLED Panels

The world's first commercial color changing OLED lighting panels, called VELVE, are now available from Mitsubishi Chemical Holding Group and Verbatim - and they're full of eye-popping fun! The companies

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New Nano Material Could Replace Rare Earth Minerals In Solar Cells and OLEDs

New Nano Material Could Replace Rare Earth Minerals In Solar Cells and OLEDs

Researchers in the Netherlands have created a synthetic replacement for indium, an extremely rare metal that has become a necessary ingredient in solar cells. The research team was led by Paul

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Sony Unveils Flexible OLED Thinner Than a Strand of Human Hair

Sony Unveils Flexible OLED Thinner Than a Strand of Human Hair

Flexible gadgets are undeniably sexy - but Japanese electronics giant Sony wasn't content stopping there. For their newest display, they decided to also throw in ultra-thinness (just 80μm or a bit

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Ingo Maurer Unveils Double C-Future OLED Chandelier

Ingo Maurer Unveils Double C-Future OLED Chandelier

German-born lighting designer Ingo Maurer recently revealed a stunning new energy efficient chandelier at Milan Design Week. Dubbed Double C-Future, the super tech-style pendent lamp features nine

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Tom Dixon Teams Up WIth Philips, Unveils OLED Flat Lamp

Tom Dixon Teams Up WIth Philips, Unveils OLED Flat Lamp

Iconic furniture designer Tom Dixon recently teamed up with electronics company Philips Lumiblade to create this stunningly minimalist line of super efficient OLED Lamps. Dixon’s new “Flat

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Ingenious ‘Black and White’ Wireless OLED Digital Clock

Ingenious ‘Black and White’ Wireless OLED Digital Clock

It's black, it's white, but it won't be tough for you to get by with this ingenious light-sensitive OLED clock that automatically shifts colors so that it is readable by day or night. The perfect antidote

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World’s First OLED Lamp from Ingo Maurer

World’s First OLED Lamp from Ingo Maurer

It's an exciting time for OLED technology as it finally begins to integrate into the home and designers start to realize its potential for efficient and inexpensive lighting solutions in a variety of

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OLEDs Printed Newspaper Style!

OLEDs Printed Newspaper Style!

Think printing solar panels is cool? Well, here's something even cooler. General Electric has just successfully demonstrated a roll-to-roll printing (think newspaper style printing) process for OLEDs.

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Samsung Launches New Low Energy 31″ OLED TV

Samsung Launches New Low Energy 31″ OLED TV

Walking the showroom floor at CES this year, we're overwhelmed by the products on display, but underwhelmed by the lack of design innovation from a sustainability perspective. However, one innovation

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GREEN BUILDING 101: DESIGN INNOVATION

GREEN BUILDING 101: DESIGN INNOVATION

The Green Building 101 series has taken us inside the house and out, looking at site selection, water efficiency, day lighting, eco-power, and environmentally friendly materials. The final segment in our

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In-Tenta’s Elegant ONA OLED Lamp Provides Flexible Storage for Books and Magazines

In-Tenta’s Elegant ONA OLED Lamp Provides Flexible Storage for Books and Magazines

In-Tenta recently unveiled ONA - a new OLED light that fits between a portable light and a table/floor lamp. The design draws inspiration from organic shapes found in nature, and its simple form is

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Glowing ‘Fish Bellies’ LED Sculpture Reflects Local Ecology at Texas State University

Glowing ‘Fish Bellies’ LED Sculpture Reflects Local Ecology at Texas State University

Inspired by the biological diversity of the San Marcos River, JB Public Art recently installed a glowing LED sculpture called Fish Bellies on the campus of Texas State University. Mirroring the progress

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LG Releases World’s First Super-Thin Energy Efficient OLED Television

LG Releases World’s First Super-Thin Energy Efficient OLED Television

The next generation of televisions is here. LG has just launched the first organic light-emitting diode TV. The 55 inch OLED screen beats LCD televisions in energy efficiency, plus it's thinner and it may

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Magical OLED Installation by Torafu Architects Is Inspired By Cherry Blossoms

Magical OLED Installation by Torafu Architects Is Inspired By Cherry Blossoms

Torafu Architects designed a magical installation inspired by Yozakura, a traditional Japanese custom of enjoying flowering cherry blossoms during the night. Commissioned by Kaneka for last year's

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Solar OLED Tiles Transform Skyscrapers Into Zero-Energy Displays

Solar OLED Tiles Transform Skyscrapers Into Zero-Energy Displays

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2nhgzW1qBHc&feature The tile concept was developed by industrial designer Meidad Marzan for his graduation project at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design. The

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