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OSRAM SYLVANIA Introduces QUICKTRONIC® ICETRON® 100W Dimming System

High Efficiency Electronic Dimming Ballast Perfectly Complements the SYLVANIA ICETRON Induction System

Philadelphia and Danvers, Mass. (May 17, 2011) – Expanding its controllable lighting offerings, North American lighting leader OSRAM SYLVANIA is pleased to introduce the QUICKTRONIC ICETRON 100W Dimming System. OSRAM SYLVANIA designed the QUICKTRONIC ICETRON 100W Dimming System to meet forthcoming control requirements in exterior lighting applications as well as to bring increased flexibility and light level adjustability for its 100W ICETRON induction lamp. This new pairing results in an incredibly versatile lighting solution with an extraordinarily long life of up to 100,000 hours.
The QUICKTRONIC ICETRON 100W Dimming System offers two modes of control functionality – continuous dimming and step dimming– with a range of 100 to 40 percent power. These enhancements to the QUICKTRONIC ICETRON system meet controls requirements found in forthcoming energy code updates, such as CA Title 24, and deliver increased energy savings and design flexibility when compared with fixed power output systems. The electronic ballast is UL Type 2 wet location Listed, RoHS compliant and features IEEE/ANSI C62.41 Category C line transient protection, eliminating the need for additional surge suppression. Other benefits of the QUICKTRONIC ICETRON 100W Dimming System include reduced ballast weight, quiet operation and instant-on/instant re-strike, eliminating any delay when powering up the system. Like all ICETRON lamp and ballast pairings, the new dimming system is covered by OSRAM SYLVANIA’s QUICK60+® System Warranty of 5 years.

For more information about the QUICKTRONIC ICETRON 100W Dimming System and other sustainable lighting solutions from OSRAM SYLVANIA, please go to www.sylvania.com or visit booth # 833 at LIGHTFAIR International 2011, May 17-19, 2011 at the Pennsylvania convention Center in Philadelphia.


About OSRAM SYLVANIA:
OSRAM SYLVANIA is a leader in lighting solutions and specialty products that feature innovative design and energy saving technology. The company sells products for homes, businesses and vehicles primarily under the SYLVANIA brand name, and also under the OSRAM brand. Headquartered in Danvers, Mass., OSRAM SYLVANIA is the North American operation of OSRAM GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens AG. For more information, visit www.sylvania.com and follow us at www.twitter.com/sylvania.

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