AUSTIN – October 9, 2009 – EcoFit Lighting, a developer of high output LED street light fixtures, is pleased to announce they have been selected to compete at the Clean Energy Venture Summit (CEVS) on Oct. 14 and 15 at the AT&T Conference Center. EcoFit Lighting will be showcasing its DuraStreetâ„¢ Series LED Light Engine on Oct. 15 at 2 p.m. CST.
DuraStreet is the industry's first high-output LED light engine that fits virtually all existing street lighting fixtures including cobra heads, shoe boxes, and other area and site lighting fixtures. The simple installation process requires less than five minutes, and virtually no training or special tools are required. Unlike most full-fixture LED street lighting products on the market today, DuraStreet enables customers to replace their current roadway lighting sources without generating the waste associated with replacing entire street lighting fixtures.
DuraStreet offers unparalleled energy efficiency, providing light output equivalent to existing HID (high intensity discharge) lighting fixtures while using less then half the energy. DuraStreet also requires essentially no maintenance. Using high-performance Cree® LEDs, custom-designed Fraen® optics and proprietary electronic power supplies, DuraStreet is designed to provide trouble-free performance for well over a decade in virtually all applications. Most importantly, DuraStreet products have been tested by independent 3rd party laboratories to meet all relevant performance criteria, including LM-79 photometry and LM-80 LED maintenance. The units are International Dark Sky Association approved, BUG rated and compliant with Energy Star FTE minimum requirements.
About EcoFit Lighting
EcoFit Lighting is a developer, manufacturer and distributer of energy efficient LED street lighting fixtures. All EcoFit lighting products are Made-in-America. DuraStreet, the industry's first high-output LED light engine fits virtually all existing street lighting luminaires, replacing traditional 70, 100, 150/175 and 250 watt HID lighting systems. To learn more about EcoFit, visit: http://www.ecofitlighting.com
About the Clean Energy Venture Summit
The third annual Clean Energy Venture Summit (CEVS), “Bringing the Smart Grid to Life,” will bring together emerging clean energy technology companies, leading investors and a seven-member utility power panel on October 14 and 15. CEVS supports the Pecan Street Project, the most aggressive smart grid project in the nation. Distributed generation, renewable energy, demand management, transportation, storage and energy efficiency companies will compete for investor funding, attention from regional utilities and the title of “most promising early stage smart grid company.” Battery Ventures, Sevin Rosen Funds, DFJ Mercury, Applied Ventures, 21 Ventures, TXU Energy, Austin Energy, CenterPoint Energy, CPS Energy, Bluebonnet Electric and NREL are just some of this year's participants. CEVS is the place to be for anyone serious about the smart grid. Learn more and register at http://www.budurl.com/CEVS2009
About Mercom Capital Group
Mercom Capital Group, LLC is a public relations, public affairs and market intelligence firm specializing in clean energy. At Mercom, we help clean energy companies build powerful relationships with media, analysts, government decision-makers and local communities. We arm our clients with timely market intelligence to ensure their competitive position and overall success. Mercom Capital Group is located in Austin Texas with offices in Bangalore India. For more information about Mercom Capital Group, visit: http://www.mercomcapital.com. To get a copy of Mercom's popular market intelligence reports covering solar and smart grid, visit: http://mercomcapital.com/market_intelligence.php