Home / About Kichler / News Room / Kichler Press Releases / 11-4-12 Landscape 12V LED New 12V Fixtures from Kichler® Extend Popular Design Pro LED Landscape Lighting Line New State-of-the-Art 12V Lighting Enhances any Landscape with Greater Energy Efficiency, Attractive Design CLEVELAND – Nov. 4, 2012 – Kichler, a leader in LED technology, is adding a new evolution of 12V Accent and In-Ground Lights to its popular Design Pro LED line of professional-grade landscape lighting. With a sleek design style and advanced optics for even greater energy efficiency, these fully-potted and sealed fixtures feature a range of color temperature choices and a variety of beam spread options, making them the absolute best choice for any landscape lighting design job. “Landscape lighting professionals have embraced our Design Pro LED Lighting Systems and will be wowed once again by the newest evolution of this technology, which features Radiax™ optics,” said Jeff Dross, corporate director of education and industry trends at Kichler. “Radiax optics, a Kichler design exclusive, drives increased output from LED chips for better performance.” Kichler’s Radiax optics are side-powered on larger fixtures and center-powered on smaller ones. Both designs result in precise, powerful and efficient landscape lighting, and offer the greatest lumens per watt in the industry. Kichler’s new 12V Design Pro LED Accent and In-Ground Lights are available in 2,700 Kelvin (K) and 3,000 K, five lumen options and three beam spread options. Tight LED binning tolerances insure greater color consistency, and every unit is sealed and fully potted to protect it from weather elements for optimum performance year after year. With a 40,000-hour life-span and an unmatched 15-year residential warranty, the new Design Pro LED Accent Lights have an aesthetically classic design. They feature an integrated cowl for glare-control and come in small, medium and large sizes, as well as a cast bronzed brass in-ground light fixture. Ideal for use with various architectural designs, the accent lights are available in long-lasting Beach, White, Textured Architectural Bronze™, Bronzed Brass and Black finishes. Accessory lenses in amber, green or frosted are available for more customized lighting colors. Kichler® is a world leader in decorative lighting and ceiling fans, encompassing more than 3,000 products, including chandeliers, wall sconces, bath lighting, ceiling fans, under-cabinet lighting, landscape lighting, outdoor lighting, lamps, mirrors and accessories. A leader in energy-efficient technology, Kichler’s line of Design Pro LED fixtures feature several winners of the Lighting for Tomorrow Award, sponsored by the Consortium for Energy Efficiency, the U.S. Department of Energy and the American Lighting Association. Kichler products can be purchased at independent lighting showrooms nationwide. View Kichler products, as well as interactive electronic catalogs, at www.kichler.com.