CIMCON Lighting Nominated for Middle East Electricity Awards "Best Innovation or Technology of the Year Award"

January 23, 2012 – Boston, MA: CIMCON Lighting Inc., the world’s leading provider of intelligent streetlight management solutions for traditional, LED and Solar-based LED lights, today announced that its "LightingGale™" streetlight management system has been nominated for the Middle East Electricity Awards prestigious “Best Innovation or Technology of the Year Award” which recognizes companies that have made significant contributions to the growth and development of the Power industry.

Candidates for this award are judged on the creativity of their innovation and whether it represents a clear "break" with previously established methods or processes; is the innovation cost effective and sustainable; and is the innovation likely to establish itself as standard industry practice within five years. 

As the pioneer of the innovative concept of "Just in Time Lighting™", CIMCON Lighting’s streetlight management solutions focus on providing the right amount of lighting, where needed, when needed, eliminating the “wastage” of energy, thereby reducing costs and improving Return on Investment. LightingGale uniquely answers the global need to reduce energy consumption, maintenance costs and carbon dioxide emissions created by streetlights, while protecting workers and residents quality of life. Utilizing proven RF-Wireless, GPRS/GSM technology, LightingGale reduces energy costs and CO2 emissions by up to 30% for traditional, LED and Solar-based LED lights. This is accomplished by turning lights off or dimming lights when and where they are not needed. LightingGale also reduces maintenance costs by at least 50% through its ability to automatically identify faults and generate work orders.

"CIMCON Lighting is very pleased to have been nominated for this prestigious award," said Anil Agrawal, Director. "This nomination reinforces that our company is in a unique position to provide cities, towns, municipalities, and utilities with innovative, low cost, easily implemented, "green technology" solutions that quickly make a positive impact on both the environment and their budgets by eliminating the "wastage" of energy, and reducing costs and damage to the environment, all while continuing to keep streetlights turned ON."

About CIMCON Lighting, Inc.

CIMCON Lighting is the world’s leading provider of intelligent streetlight management solutions. The company is focused on providing solutions that provide the lowest "Lifecycle Cost of Ownership". CIMCON Lighting has pioneered the concept of "Just in Time Lighting™" whereby its products ensure that the right amount of lighting is provided where it is needed, when it is needed, eliminating the "wastage" of energy, thereby reducing costs and improving Return on Investment. 

Marketing Contact:

CIMCON Lighting:
Heidi Sporel, Director Marketing
Tel: (978) 692 9868, ext. 207
Email: hsporel@cimconlighting.com
For more information on CIMCON Lighting’s intelligent Street Light Management System, please visit www.cimconlighting.com