November 15, 2020

RII Liquid Cooled LED Lighting Workshop

On October 29th, 85 RII members, utility engineers and program implementers, energy code and policy advisors, ASABE and DLC working group members, and cultivation industry professionals attended State-of-the-Market: Liquid-Cooled Horticultural LED Lighting, RII’s first technology workshop. The workshop was held in partnership with the DesignLights Consortium (DLC) and the American Society for Agricultural and Biological […]

November 11, 2019

The Effect of Light Spectrum on the Morphology and Cannabinoid Content of Cannabis sativa L.

“Manipulation of the spectrum, an advantage of the LED technology, offers better space utilization to support the heating and cooling loads of growing buildings. LED lighting strategies may be applied to improve the energy utilization and carbon footprint of cannabis crop.” “In conclusion, the experiments presented here demonstrate that the optimal spectrum for a specific […]