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As LED Industry Evolves, China Elbows Ahead

As LED Industry Evolves, China Elbows Ahead

China Elbows Ahead – NY Times GUANGZHOU, China — A year ago, China’s light-emitting diode industry seemed like a case study of industrial policy gone awry. Hundreds of factories built all over eastern China, often with lavish clean energy subsidies from state-owned banks and local governments, were operating at half capacity. The share prices of LED manufacturers were plunging. Now demand is surging, and the Chinese manufacturers suddenly find their factories running at full tilt, churning out LEDs faster and cheaper than global rivals. With a price war underway, the Chinese are taking share from top players in the United States, Europe and Japan, the industry pioneers that made crucial technological breakthroughs, and from Taiwan and South Korea, previously the leaders in low-priced LEDs. For some in the United States, the Chinese expansion has uncomfortable echoes of the solar panel and wind turbine industries, in which China went from a bit player to global leader through a combination of extensive government subsidies and low-interest loans from state-owned banks. “LED lighting could see itself become the next solar, wind or other future opportunity that the U.S. will have given away by failing to address Chinese industrial policies and unfairly traded products,” said Michael R. Wessel, a member of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, a government advisory panel. Such industries have been at the center of increasing trade frictions between China and the United States. SolarWorld, a solar panel maker that complained to the American government about what it considered […]

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Power Your World with Batteries

Power Your World with Batteries

Battery Power for all your Portable or Temporary Power Needs  ! That is why Frontier Lighting is pleased to announce that it has become a distributor for Power-Sonic Replacement Batteries. Power-Sonic has been a leading force in the global battery business for over 40 years. Power-Sonic also holds an ISO 9000 Certification covering all aspects of their organization. The ISO9000 family of standards relate to quality management systems and are designed to help organizations ensure they meet the needs of customers and other stakeholders.   You can rely on Power-Sonic replacement batteries for all your temporary or portable power needs; emergency lights or exit signs, security and fire alarm systems, battery backup units, emergency planning, and other battery powered equipment. With a full range of replacement batteries including rechargeable sealed lead acid (SLA) Nickle Cadnium (NiCd) and Nickle Metal Hydride (NiMh) batteries, Frontier Lighting can supply virtually all the temporary, portable or replacement power needs for building owners, property managers and households across Florida and the nation.   With a growing need for portable power, Frontier’s new alliance with PowerSonic Batteries provides the perfect fit for supplying end users with all the portable power they need, when they need it.  Frontier Lighting would be glad to provide volume pricing for large quantity orders.  With the addittion of Power-Sonic to our Duracell and RayO-Vac battery lines Frontier Lighting can provide a full range of batteries to keep your business or household powered up. Browse our on line business site at www.FrontierLighting.com or visit a centrally located Florida Lighting store near you.   About Frontier […]

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Light Bulbs

Light Bulbs

What Type Of Light Bulbs Do You Need Whether you know exactly what type of light bulb(s) to buy or want to explore more energy efficient lighting options, Frontier Lighting offers a massive selection of light bulbs, light fixtures and accessories for both indoor and outdoor lighting needs. Use the information below to learn more about the different light bulbs supplied, then shop at our online store or visit one of our local showrooms to find the light bulb you need. Incandescent Light Bulbs Incandescent light bulbs are your common household light bulbs. They use heat temperatures to produce light and can provide lighting between 750 and 10,000 hours (depending on type). Styles range from your tubular incandescent and the standard “A” Lamp light bulbs that you use at home or work, as well as those used for flood lights, spotlights and specialty style bulbs. Halogen Light Bulbs Halogen light bulbs are also incandescent light structures, though use tungsten and halogen gas to produce light color temperature instead of gas. Halogen bulbs are smaller, warmer and can burn up to twice as long as others. Frontier Lighting supplies PAR, Bi-Bin, MR, MB, Double Ended, Xenon and Single Ended halogen light bulbs. Linear Fluorescent Tubes Compact Fluorescent Lamps Light-Emitting Diode (LED) Light Bulbs High Intensity Discharge (HID) Light Bulbs Shop for Light Bulbs online! Have questions about light bulbs or light fixtures? Contact Us directly or leave a comment below. Tweet

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