Eco-Downlight LED “Mini” recognized as an important example of sustainable design
CITY OF INDUSTRY, CALIF. – The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies and The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design recently announced winners of the 2012 Green GOOD DESIGN Award, a program that identifies and emphasizes the world’s most important examples of sustainable design. City of Industry, Calif.-based CSL® (Creative Systems Lighting) is pleased to announce that it received one of the coveted awards for its Eco-Downlight LED “Mini.”
“We’re thrilled to have the “Mini” recognized by such prestigious organizations,” said Mark D’Antonio, vice president of sales and marketing for CSL. “Creating high-performance LEDs that meet and exceed the expectations of architects, builders and end-users is our top priority. LED technology is the way of the future, and we’re committed to continuing to raise the bar in terms of energy efficiency, power, color quality, modularity and more.”
The 2” aperture Eco-Downlight LED “Mini” is offered in remodel, new construction and IC versions and features 14 system watts that deliver up to 700 lumens. The product features an 80 and 90 CRI package and accommodates dimming capabilities including incandescent, electronic low voltage and 0-10V. The Mini’s flexibility includes three color temperatures featuring 4 Step Binning, four interchangeable optics to include 25-, 45-, 65- and 85-degree beam spreads, and modularity of square and round trims that mate in the same housing.
The Green GOOD DESIGN Award is an extension of the GOOD DESIGN Awards – the world’s oldest and most coveted international design award bestowed only to the most important and influential industrial and graphic designs. Current and previous winners of Green GOOD DESIGN include world- class brands such as BMW, Electrolux, Bosch, Hansgrohe, Herman Miller, Cuisinart and Mercedes Benz.
CSL® (Creative Systems Lighting) has been designing and manufacturing performance-engineered architectural lighting fixtures since 1990. Known as the pacesetter in low voltage small aperture recessed lighting, CSL has emerged as a leader in the concealed LED lighting and architectural LED lighting categories over the last several years. With design and manufacturing teams in Europe, Asia and the United States, CSL continues to revolutionize the way architects and lighting designers perceive technical performance and energy efficiency with each new lighting innovation—including the Eco-Downlight; the Eco-Downlight LED Mini, which was named one of BUILDERnews’ “Best Products” of 2011; Eco-Counter, Pro-Puck-LED and the CSL Architectural line. Today, CSL’s diverse range of lighting products can be found in commercial buildings, hotels, retail establishments and homes all over the world, and was recently selected for installation in ELLE DÉCOR’s 2011 Miami Showhouse, presented as an official satellite exhibit of Design Miami/ during Art Basel. CSL is part of the Littman Brands which includes: Corbett Lighting, Troy Lighting, Hudson Valley Lighting® and Troy Landscape Lighting. For more information about CSL, visit: www.csllighting.com.