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Using LED: global alert!

September 22nd, 2016 | 15 Comments | Posted in Energy Efficiency - lighting
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Nowadays, saving energy is a major concern and the electricity area is no exception to the rule. As electrical engineers, you necessarily apply technologies or devices which aim to improve energy efficiency.

Among the front runners of these technologies stands the LED technology (Light Emitting Diode). It is indeed among the most significant progress of the last years; to the extent that LED lighting is about to become the global standard, coming after classic bulbs that soon won’t be sold by the manufacturers anymore. Notably intended for commercial and industrial buildings, and also for infrastructure (outdoor public lighting), its success lies in the fact that it produces a very efficient luminosity compared to conventional incandescent lamps.

Everybody seems to agree with the fact that LED technology is the future of lighting. However, several electrical installation professionals warned us with 2 major issues highly questioning its use.

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