Manufacturers are developing several innovative lighting systems that can help growers save on energy efficiency, while improving plant quality. Here’s a look at some of their newest offerings.
SolarSystem (California LightWorks)
SolarSystem from California LightWorks leverages the latest advances in solid state LED lighting and control technology to deliver an optimized light spectrum based on the type of plant and phase of growth. This results in lower energy costs, better yields, and faster returns on investment.
The SolarSystem’s robust design features intelligent spectrum controls that can be automatically programmed for an unlimited variety of crops and growing situations. It can be integrated with light sensors for optimal daylight harvesting.
• Programmable spectrum control
• 400 watts actual draw at full power
• Lifetime: 50,000 hours
• Water-resistant fans
• Automatic voltage regulation: 90 to 277 volts
• Weight: 13 pounds.