LED

Elegant Rima Lamp Boasts a Series of 65 Sliding LEDs

Elegant Rima Lamp Boasts a Series of 65 Sliding LEDs

There is something truly delightful about the Rima lamp, which features a series of 65 LEDs suspended on a thin horizontal rail. Designed by Dreipuls, the lamp has individual rings that can be slid along

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2011 Times Square Ball Shines Bright With 32,256 LEDs

2011 Times Square Ball Shines Bright With 32,256 LEDs

The iconic New Year's Eve Bal set to drop this year in Times Square was designed by none other than Waterford Crystal and Philips Lighting. The ball, which makes its annual 1 minute journey on New Year's

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Hand-Cranked LED Lantern Emits Nostalgia But No Fumes

Hand-Cranked LED Lantern Emits Nostalgia But No Fumes

There's something nostalgic about old kerosene lamps that evokes thoughts of camping around a cozy fire - until you remind yourself of all of the respiratory problems the toxic fumes can give you. Well

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Mexico Announces Largest LED Streetlight Project in Latin America

Mexico Announces Largest LED Streetlight Project in Latin America

LED lights are coming to Mexico in a big way -- Quintana Roo's Estate Governor Félix González Canto recently announced during the UN climate change conference in Cancun that the municipality of Othón

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Energy-Efficient ESL Bulbs to Hit Shelves Next Year

Energy-Efficient ESL Bulbs to Hit Shelves Next Year

Not a fan of CFL bulbs but don't want to shell out the cash for LEDs? Enter the Electron Stimulated Luminescence bulb (ESL), designed by Vu1 Corporation. The bulb just passed UL certification -- meaning

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7 Stylish Energy-Saving Desk Lamps Featuring LEDs

7 Stylish Energy-Saving Desk Lamps Featuring LEDs

One of the best ways to cut down your electricity bill is to switch over to LEDs. Not only are these lighting systems more energy-efficient, but they boast a much longer useful life and emit just a

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7 Stylish Energy-Saving LED Desk Lamps

7 Stylish Energy-Saving LED Desk Lamps

If you've been wanting to swap out your electricity guzzling incandescent lamp with a smarter option, the world of LEDs may be just the illumination you're looking for. These radiant light sources are

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Gorgeous LED Origami Cards Transform Into Pendant Lamps

Gorgeous LED Origami Cards Transform Into Pendant Lamps

These enchanting origami holiday cards by Tomomi Sayuda come as kits complete with folding instructions and an illuminating LED. The series is called 12 Folds because each one requires 12 folds to

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Energy-Generating Bed Harnesses the Rhythm of the Night

Energy-Generating Bed Harnesses the Rhythm of the Night

We've seen some pretty impressive green beds before, but this one takes the cake. Designed by Arthur Xin, the Ecotypic Bed has overhead LED reading lights, speakers to play music to wake you up, an LED

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San Diego to Unveil Nation’s Largest Wind-Powered LED Light Show

San Diego to Unveil Nation’s Largest Wind-Powered LED Light Show

Attention, residents of San Diego, California: keep an eye out for the launch of the largest interactive green energy lighting project in North America! The Port Commissioners and Caltrans just unveiled

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Coral Light is a Fun LED Fixture Inspired by the Sea

Coral Light is a Fun LED Fixture Inspired by the Sea

The Coral Light is an LED lamp inspired by the exquisite corals of the ocean. Imitating how natural coral reflects rays of light through the sea's surface, the Coral Light creates a visually mesmerizing

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The Coral Reef Light is an Ocean Inspired LED Lamp

The Coral Reef Light is an Ocean Inspired LED Lamp

Two of the best ways to keep your energy bill low is to stick with LED bulbs and to only use as much light as you need - simple enough ideas, no? As obvious as these thoughts may be, these green gestures

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Liquid LED Lights Made From Recycled Plumbing Hardware

Liquid LED Lights Made From Recycled Plumbing Hardware

These beautiful light fixtures by Tanya Clarke are made from recycled pieces of plumbing hardware that have been retrofitted to spout a “drip” of glass illuminated by LED bulbs. Called Liquid

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Largest LED Change Out Yet Coming to a Chilis Near You

Largest LED Change Out Yet Coming to a Chilis Near You

We like to keep close tabs on the latest news in LED innovation, but in reality it doesn't really mean much unless the technology is used. That's why we were impressed when we heard that Brinker, the

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LED Hourglass Switch Shuts Your Lights Off for You

LED Hourglass Switch Shuts Your Lights Off for You

One of the hardest things about saving energy is disciplining ourselves to turn off our lights and appliances when they aren't in use. Well designers Jia Wen Chen & Wei-Ting Chen came up with a

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Philips Develops World’s First AC-Powered OLED

Philips Develops World’s First AC-Powered OLED

Philips reached a new milestone in OLED lighting this week: the first AC-powered OLED module. In the past, OLED technology required DC voltage -- a requirement that meant OLED panels had to contain

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Archilede LED Street Lamps Cut Energy Use by 40%

Archilede LED Street Lamps Cut Energy Use by 40%

Italy's leading manufacturer of high-end lighting, iGuzzini illuminazione, has just announced its new Archilede LED street-lighting system for the U.S. market. The innovative LED lighting system saves

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Spain Illuminates the World of Eco Lighting

Spain Illuminates the World of Eco Lighting

Spain is known for its delicious food, soulful music and dance and fantastic beaches, but did you know that it's the source of some of the world's coolest green lighting too? That's right -- designers

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LabBox: The World’s Smallest Hydroponic Gardening System

LabBox: The World’s Smallest Hydroponic Gardening System

Gardening indoors can be tricky - especially when growing plants that require carefully controlled environments with lots of light. Enter Pocket Grow's LabBox, a high-tech planter that is being billed as

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Novaled Unveils Ultra-Modern OLED Lamp Prototypes

Novaled Unveils Ultra-Modern OLED Lamp Prototypes

Green lighting just keeps getting better and better as evidenced by Novaled's newest prototype designs. Lit by energy-efficient OLEDs, these ultra-modern new lamps are marked by a stripped-down form

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LED Mushroom Lamp Will Trip Out Your Space Sustainably

LED Mushroom Lamp Will Trip Out Your Space Sustainably

What's bright, light and shaped like a giant galactic mushroom? We're not sure, but this groovy lamp by Australian designer Simon Duff would look great on the shelf next to your water pipe. Featuring an

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Rainbow OLED Origami Lights Fold to Make New Hues

Rainbow OLED Origami Lights Fold to Make New Hues

These dazzling lights, called Triangle Light Objects or Transparent Light Origami, are rainbow-colored OLED panels that are evocative of stained glass windows. Created by Emory Krall for Universal

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LED Tire Lights Turn any Bike Into a Lightcycle

LED Tire Lights Turn any Bike Into a Lightcycle

If you're dying to rep TRON before its upcoming release but don't have $35,000 to spend one of those stunning lightcycles, how about achieving a similar effect by getting these awesome illuminated Cyglo

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Our 7 Favorite Solar-Powered Gadgets!

Our 7 Favorite Solar-Powered Gadgets!

Even if you don't consider yourself a full-fledged greenie, solar power is worth looking into when it comes to gadgetry. Solar powered gadgets are super-convenient - allowing you access to a renewable

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Ambient Outdoor LED Lighting Inspired by Halley’s Comet

Ambient Outdoor LED Lighting Inspired by Halley’s Comet

Inspired by the beloved comet that has charmed millions with its curious magic, the Halley is an out of this world lighting system designed for Vibia by Jordi Vilardell & Meritxell Vidal. Completely

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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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New Light Bulb Labeling Program Coming Next Year

New Light Bulb Labeling Program Coming Next Year

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has just announced a new labeling program for light bulbs that will help consumers compare the wide range of products available. Although CFL and LED bulbs have been

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Illumitex Introduces Square LED Light Bulbs

Illumitex Introduces Square LED Light Bulbs

If we want to make lighting more efficient, perhaps we should start from the beginning: with the shape of the light bulb. Illumitex, a startup based in Austin, Texas, manufactures square LED bulbs that

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Recycled Six-Pack Ring Chandeliers Turn Trash Into Lavish Lamps

Recycled Six-Pack Ring Chandeliers Turn Trash Into Lavish Lamps

Designer Bao Khang Luu‘s recycled six-pack ring chandeliers make drinking an entire six-pack (or 60) seem a lot less “trashy”. Luu’s gorgeous designs transform the annoying excess

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