Invention of LEDs is a Boon to Lighting Technology

Posted by joseeliyo1232 on April 26th, 2017

Technology is changing on an unprecedented pace and lighting industry is no exception. From primitive methods of producing light through burning woods, invention of torches, candles, oil lamps, gas lamps, bulbs, tube lights to compact fluorescent lamp (CFL) lighting has gone through numerous advancements. These advancements are in terms of energy consumption, lifespan and utility.

The latest development of lighting technology is Light-emitting diode (LED) which works on electroluminescent principle. It is a semi- conductor light emitting device which uses the movement of electrons to convert electricity into light. It is being used in multiple segments.

LED lights available in various colors are used in decorative lighting Australia. The industrial application includes LED lighting in warehouses and manufacturing and distribution areas. Commercial outdoor applications are streetscapes, roadway, landscape lighting, bridge lighting and exterior building lighting. Commercial indoor applications include retail stores and displays, banks, offices, garages and canopies, classrooms, hotels, and entertainment and sports venues.

The widespread use of LED lighting is a result of its multiple advantages over incandescent sources of light such as lower consumption of energy, durability, longer lifetime, smaller size, greater utility and faster switching. Along with numerous advantages there are a few flaws of LED lights such as dependence on outside temperature and absence of heat sink may easily lead to overheating. Regardless of the flaws, its usage is growing day by day and improvements are constant.

In a retail store, Cabinet LED Strip Lightsare used to add effects to the display through color changing, direction of light and illumination to capture the attention of the customers. It can also be used to enhance the architectural beauty or focus on particular art piece. These LED bars and strips can be installed easily as they come along with plastic brackets and self adhesive back.

A customized light fixture can be created with LED strips, LED channel and diffusers. The channels and diffusers can be cut into desired lengths to fit in. End caps are also easily available in the market to enclose the channels. LED channel are available in different profiles. LED profiles provides a complete look to the fixture and acts as a connector between the area of application and LED strip. Appropriate channel selection should be considered while installation. Volka Lighting Pty Ltd is a well known provider of a LED channel, LED profile light, LED strips, and related accessories.

About Volka Lighting Pty Ltd:

Volka Lighting Pty Ltd is a prominent supplier of full range of LED products in Australia. The wide variety consists of an array of LED channel, Stair LED lights, LED kits, LED controllers, bars and accessories. Customers are pleased by their quality, professional service and speedy delivery. To know more, you can visit

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