Increasingly strict energy codes and LEED certification for buildings are significantly decreasing the energy density (measured in watts per square meter) that can be used for lighting. These stringent codes often restrict lighting options, which can compromise the overall aesthetics of a building's design. The SR Series offers significant opportunities to reduce power consumption and operating expenses for end-users.
The SR Series introduces the new Cree Light Source-Reflector Unity Optical system. Designed with the end application in mind, the reflectors virtually eliminate glare and distracting optical reflections for projects that require the most refined aperture appearance and brightness control, the vendor advertises. Featuring Cree TrueWhite Technology, the SR Series delivers industry-leading color quality and specifically tuned color points (3000K, 3500K and 4000K). The downlights deliver light with a CRI 90 and are designed to last at least 75,000 hours and feature a five-year warranty.
Cree SR Series LED Architectural Downlight is sold through Cree lighting sales channels with sample quantities targeted for availability in June 2012.
For additional information, please visit www.cree.com/srseries.