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Power Integrations today announced financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2016. Net revenues for the fourth quarter were $101.1 million, a decrease of three percent from the prior quarter, and an increase of 16 percent from the fourth quarter of 2015. Net income was $13.6 million or $0.46 per diluted share, compared to $0.48 per diluted share in the prior quarter and $0.44 per diluted share in the fourth quarter of 2015. Cash flow from operations for the quarter was $27.7 million.
Last December the California Energy Commission (CEC) approved version 3 of its LED lamp quality specifications. The revised requirements became effective January 1, 2017. LED lamp manufacturers now have to meet new efficacy and performance requirements to qualify for California based rebates.
To learn more about California's revised requirements, visit the Green Room.
Canada's Energy Efficiency Regulations now include an amendment updating the efficiency standards of 20 current product categories. Amendment 13, published in late December 2016, becomes effective on June 28th of this year. Amendment 13 harmonizes current Canadian efficiency standards with existing or recently published U.S. efficiency standards for a number of residential, commercial/industrial, and lighting products.
For further details, visit the Green Room.
Three new LED design examples for A19 bulbs are now available. Each design uses LYTSwitch-7, Power Integrations latest LED driver IC.
Design Example Report 561 (DER-561) is a 7.5 W TRIAC dimmable, high efficiency, power factor corrected, non-isolated buck LED driver. This design has excellent dimming performance at low line input (90 VAC – 132 VAC).