On Tuesday, Cannabis-focused provider of energy-efficient LED lighting solutions Fluence by OSRAM announced its partnership with SunMed Growers, a 250,000-square-foot greenhouse cannabis facility located in Maryland.
The companies retrofitted SunMed’s facility from high-pressure sodium (HPS) fixtures to LEDs and increased its overall light intensity over the last two years.
The move resulted in up to 30% yield increases for several of the company’s main production strains.
SunMed Growers, the Warwick-based cultivator, is headed by third-generation greenhouse grower Jake Van Wingerden. In addition, Van Wingerden family members oversee more than 30 million square …