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“…By replacing the HIDs with LEDs, we saved electric power consumption by ~40% and increased PPFD over the plants by ~100%! …Your LEDs have the special optical design to target the photons over the plants and minimizing the wasteful use of energy. Without that technology the energy saving would have been much smaller.”

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