They are therefore trying to get LED lights to match the current technology.
This cannot be right as with the use of correct optics LED low bay lighting is able to meet much higher levels of evenness therefore not needing to accept the hotspots directly below each light unit. Thus the light fittings will be more efficient overall making the cost of ownership calculations even easier to prove that the new LED technology is the right way forward.
If I didn't know better I would say they want to keep the old technology! (That is cynical of me)
Anyway I trust you are all enjoying the LED festive lights that we see every ware and I wish you all a Happy Christmas and a safe New Year and here's to re-enlighting the world with LED's in the course of 2009.