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Lithonia Lighting receives 'Lighting for Tomorrow' award

October 12, 2011

ATLANTA — Acuity Brands Inc. has announced that its new Lithonia Lighting OLAW23 LED Area/Wall Light was honored as a recipient of a "Lighting for Tomorrow" award at the annual American Lighting Association (ALA) Conference, according to a press release.

Sponsored by the ALA, the Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE) and the Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL), the Lighting for Tomorrow competition annually challenges manufacturers to continuously improve their light emitting diode (LED) luminaire designs and recognizes the best-designed, most energy-efficient LED luminaires, the release stated.

According to the release, with award criteria, including color appearance and rendering, illuminance, efficiency, aesthetics and style, the Lithonia Lighting OLAW23 LED area/wall light was judged against 52 luminaire products from 22 manufacturers.

"We are again honored to be a recipient of this prestigious award," said David Zizzi, Acuity Brands Lighting vice president of decorative and residential products.

"LED light sources provide opportunities to introduce unique and contemporary luminaire form factors and the Lithonia Lighting team is known for consistently creating high-performing, aesthetically pleasing fixtures that meet demanding customer requirements," Zizzi added.

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