California new Title 20 standards, which went into effect January 1, 2010, created new energy efficiency standards for 150-500W metal halide light fixtures used in indoor and outdoor applications. These fixtures may not be manufactured in the State of California unless they meet the new standards.
Archives for May 2010
Kaiser Permanente installed WattStopper lighting controls as part of a warehouse renovation designed to improve lighting and reduced energy consumption. The upgrade resulted in better task lighting throughout the facility and energy savings of over 40%, as detailed in the following case study.
At Lightfair International 2010, Philips launched the Dynadimmer 0-10V controller, its newest easy-to-install control offering that increases the effectiveness of energy-efficient LED and electronic HID solutions for exterior lighting applications.
Leviton Manufacturing Company has expanded its line of architectural wall box dimmers and fan speed controls with a family of 120-277 VAC, 60Hz rated- Renoir® II box-mounted lighting controls. The new line of dimming and fan speed controls combines robust performance features with elegant styling and is ideal for a wide range of commercial applications, including multi-location architectural dimming environments requiring up to 5-way control operation.