CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexxus Lighting, Inc. (Nasdaq: NEXS) today announced that its top selling Array LED bulb SKU's are included on the ENERGY STAR Qualified LED Light Bulbs list ( www.energystar.gov/ledbulbs). Joining the Company's R30 products, the Array MR16 also was recently approved. The MR16 uses just 3.3 watts to produce over 150 lumens at a 3000 degree Kelvin color temperature and a color rendering index of 84. The Company's R16 and GU10 units also are approved for inclusion by ENERGY STAR. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101112/PH00419LOGO ) Nexxus Lighting has submitted additional lamps from its Array line to ENERGY STAR, including most recently its PAR38 LED bulb, as part of an ongoing commitment by the company to bring the highest quality LED replacement lamps to market. Array LED bulbs utilize an innovative patent pending approach to thermal management which ensures reliable operation of over 50,000 hours and up to an 80% decrease in energy consumption compared to incandescent and halogen equivalents. Nexxus Lighting ( www.nexxuslighting.com) is a leading supplier of high performance, commercial grade, LED replacement light bulbs and LED strip lighting products sold under the Array™ Lighting and Lumificient brand names. With 24 issued patents and 37 combined U.S. and foreign patent applications pending related to its Array Lighting and Lumificient product offering, the value proposition created by Nexxus' innovative patent pending Selective Heat Sink (SHS) technology and patented designs provides the market with opportunities for significant savings in energy and maintenance costs without compromising the environment. Certain of the above statements contained in this press release are forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Such forward-looking statements are within the meaning of that term in Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Reference is made to Nexxus Lighting's filings under the Securities Exchange Act for factors that could cause actual results to differ materially. Nexxus Lighting undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise. Readers are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties, and that actual results may differ materially from those indicated in the forward-looking statements as a result of various factors. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. SOURCE Nexxus Lighting, Inc.