Solar Energy: Saving the Planet, Bringing Humanity to the Future, and Saving You Money

The U.S. Department of Energy has started huge initiatives to make worldwide solar power possible.  According to energy.gov, demand and use for solar power in America is at an all time high.  In the first quarter of 2012, developers integrated 85 percent more solar panels than the year before.   Facilities producing solar power this year…

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Does Clothing Need UPF Evaluation?

One of the aspects that makes our company so unique is our services of accelerated ultraviolet testing. But how can we accelerate electromagnetic radiation in our lab? Simple. Our highly innovative solar simulators are able to provide a spectrum at the closest level to sunlight, simulated by a single source of light. Confusing? Well, let’s…

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The Evolution of the Photometer

Do you ever wonder where, how, when, or why photometers are even in existence in the first place?  Every new product began somewhere, with somebody having a great original idea. From that idea, evolves a plan of action, and finally a creation. Photometers have been used to measure light for many years, and have come…

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