7 April 2017
Cree expands ZR series LED troffer family to higher efficiencies
LED chip, lamp and lighting maker Cree Inc of Durham, NC, USA has expanded its ZR Series LED troffer family by launching the ZR-C Commercial troffer in addition to the ZR-FD High Efficiency and updated ZR-T TrueWhite products. The series will feature Cree SmartCast Technology to provide advanced controls.
Cree says that, by expanding the range, it is making it easier to select the appropriate solution for each application by providing multiple options for affordability, efficiency, color quality and controls.
“Expanding our ZR Series troffer portfolio to address the unique requirements of each application or project, whether it is superior color quality or maximum savings, ensures that our customers always have a high-performance option,” says David Elien, Cree senior VP & general manager, lighting.
The ZR-C Commercial line is said to provide affordable performance with premium rebate eligibility, capturing maximum energy savings and rebates for the most competitive projects. The line provides luminous efficiency of 125 lumens per watt (LPW), making it up to 10% more efficient than other products, it is claimed.
For those seeking enhanced energy savings, the ZR-FD High Efficiency troffer offers 130 lumens per watt and optional SmartCast Technology to boost energy savings by up to 70%. For applications requiring color accuracy, the ZR-T TrueWhite troffer delivers 90+ CRI (color rendering index), lifetime color consistency and an 11% boost in efficacy, from 90 to 100LPW.