July 14, 2006  -  

Carmanah Technologies Corporation, which has an office in Scotts Valley, has unveiled a new solar-powered LED airfield light. CEO Art Aylesworth said Model A704-5 is the first to include wireless control. It also can operate in infrared as well as visible mode. The price: $2,499. The company Web site describes the device as ideal for emergency runway lighting and covert operations.

Canadian Business Magazine ranked Carmanah, which is based in British Columbia, No. 4 in Top 10 Growth Companies last month.

For information, go to www.solarairportlights.com/content/products/7045/default.aspx