Recognized for Creating New Opportunities in Green Technology
Boston, Mass., September 20, 2011 – Digital Lumens, developer of the industry’s first Intelligent Lighting System™ today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the GoingGreen Global 200 winners. Inclusion in the GoingGreen Global 200 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. Digital Lumens was specially selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.
“Picking this year’s GoingGoing Global 200 was a very competitive process, as literally dozens of great greentech companies are emerging out of the pack, raising big money, and gaining significant market traction,” says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. “This year’s winners clearly represent some of the highest-growth opportunities we’ve seen in the private company marketplace and underscore that many of the greentech sectors VCs have been betting on are booming.”
The GoingGreen Global 200 winners were selected from among thousands of domestic and international greentech technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists and greentech industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2011 list.
The Digital Lumens Intelligent Lighting System is a smart LED solution that delivers unmatched savings and lowest total cost of ownership (TCO) to customers in numerous industries – cold storage, manufacturing, warehousing and others. The company recently expanded its product portfolio to include new 15,000-lumen Intelligent Light Engines (ILEs), which increase light levels by 50 percent.
“Being named to this year’s GoingGreen list is a great honor,” said Pincince. “This is a time of great opportunity when there are ground-breaking innovations enabling consumers and corporations to be more energy efficient. We provide large industrial facilities brighter lighting solutions that lower energy usage by up to 90%. These solutions are better for the environment and better for the bottom line. We welcome this acknowledgement by from the AlwaysOn team and thank our customers for their continued commitment to improving the environment.”
A full list of all the GoingGreen Global 200 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website here.
About Digital Lumens
Digital Lumens develops LED-based Intelligent Lighting Systems, which reduce industrial customers’ lighting-related electricity expenses by up to 90% and transform lighting into a managed asset, improving efficiency, control and operational insight. Incorporating custom-designed LED-based luminaires, integrated intelligence, sensors and wireless networking into a single system, the company is defining a new class of networked lighting solution for customers. Digital Lumens has recently been recognized as a 2011 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer and a 2010 Global Cleantech 100 Company. For more information, please visit https://www.digitallumens.com.
AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand networking the Global Silicon Valley. AlwaysOn helped ignite the social media revolution in early 2003 when it launched the AlwaysOn network. In 2004, it became the first media brand to socially network its online readers and event attendees. AlwaysOn’s preeminent executive event series includes the Silicon Valley Innovation Summit, OnMedia, OnHollywood, Venture Summit Mid-Atlantic, OnDemand, Venture Summit Silicon Valley, OnMobile, and GoingGreen Silicon Valley. The AlwaysOn network and live event series continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, and advertisers like no other media brand.