Recognized for Excellence and Innovation in the Field of Horticulture

VAL CARON, ON (May 21, 2024) – Canadian horticulture lighting company, Aelius LED announced today that its 2024 LED fixture line-up has been recognized for performance, reliability, efficiency, ease of integration and innovation with three LEDs Magazine BrightStar Awards. An esteemed and experienced panel of judges for the LED lighting community recognized Aelius LED as an honoree for the following models: Aelius REDD 3.4 1000, Matrx 420F, and Aelius 60w LED tubes.

“On behalf of the BrightStar Awards panel, I would like to congratulate Aelius LED on their high-scoring honoree status,” said LEDs Magazine Editor-In-Chief Carrie Meadows. “This competitive program allows LEDs Magazine to celebrate and recognize innovative products of the past year that demonstrate advances in LED lighting technology with flexible features, improved performance and ease of use, enhanced control capabilities, and steps toward greater sustainability in the lighting community.”

Aelius LED, known for its fixture performance and commitment to quality, released its 2024 product line-up early this year. Aelius LED’s award-winning spectrums have hung above a variety of crops around the globe, positioning the company as a top choice for indoor farmers.

“We are incredibly proud and honored to be recognized with three LED BrightStar Awards,” said Ryan Kirwan, CEO of Aelius LED. “This recognition highlights the hard work and commitment of our team to nourishing the indoor farming industry with LED lighting solutions that prioritize quality, performance, and sustainability.”

Winning Fixtures

The Aelius REDD 1000 boasts an impressive efficacy of 3.4 µmol/J. This means that for every unit of energy consumed, it produces an outstanding amount of photosynthetically active radiation (PAR). Such high efficiency ensures optimal plant growth and productivity in a greenhouse setting. Aelius LED has taken full advantage of both red and far-red light to create its proven REDD spectrum.

The Aelius Matrx 420F stands out with an extraordinary full-spectrum efficacy of 3.1 µmol/J. Featuring Aelius LED’s established XRF spectrum, the Matrx 420F emerges as a comprehensive full-spectrum lighting solution capable of nurturing a diverse range of crops through all stages of growth.

The Aelius 60W LED Tube is designed to boost crop yields while minimizing energy consumption in vertical farming. Its sleek design, spectrum options and light output are tailored for cultivating leafy greens, with additional versatility for side and under-canopy lighting. The built-in drivers, spectrum options, and dimmability make this fixture extremely versatile for today’s indoor farmers.

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About Aelius LED:

Aelius LED is a global supplier of premium Horticultural LED products for all stages of a plant’s life cycle. Aelius aims to help cultivators worldwide realize the true genetic potential of their crops by providing results-driven LED fixtures designed to master commercial cultivation. Aelius LED is dedicated to the discovery of new technology and contributing to growth of the controlled environment agriculture industry. Since its inception in 2018, Aelius LED has expanded to hang above a variety of crops in over 10 countries and is now on the hunt for distributors to bring even better customer service to the #AeliusFam across the globe.

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