Electric Sky 180 vs Electric Sky 300

Battle of the Grow Lights: Electric Sky 180 vs Electric Sky 300


Electric Sky 180

Electric Sky 300

Wattage: 200 watts Wattage: 800 watts
Type of Light: LED Type of Light: LED
Spectrum: Full Spectrum: Full
Diode count: 460 Diode count: 864
Photon Efficiency: 2.4 umol/J Photon Efficiency: 2.4 umol/J
Maximum Vegetation Footprint: 2.5 x 5 feet Maximum Vegetation Footprint: 3.5 x 5 feet
Maximum Flowering Footprint: 2 x 4 feet Maximum Flowering Footprint: 3 x 5 feet

Electric Sky 180 Pros:

  • Best for smaller spaces

  • Can be chained with other grow lights

Electric Sky 180 Cons:

  • Efficacy could be improved

Electric Sky 300 Pros:

  • More cost efficient

  • Can be chained with other grow lights

Electric Sky Cons:

  • Efficacy could be improved




The Electric Sky 180 and 300 are the Green Sunshine Co.’s bets for grow lights. They feature the same efficacy, but they’re designed for different uses. If you’ve been considering the Electric Sky, here’s what you need to know about these grow lights.

The Electric Sky 180 and 300 are almost similarly spec’d LED grow lights. They both are full-spectrum, but the differences lie in their capacities.

The Electric Sky 180 runs on 200 watts of power. It’s designed for slightly smaller footprints of up to 2.5 x 5 feet. It only uses 460 diodes on each fixture. The Electric Sky 300, meanwhile, uses 315 watts of power and covers a maximum footprint of 3.5 x 7 feet.

The Electric Sky 180 works best for smaller indoor spaces and those who need supplemental lighting. The Electric Sky 300 works best for medium grow areas and growers who need a powerful grow light.