OSRAM SYLVANIA has expanded its line of ELOGIC™ Lighting Controls within the SYLVANIA Light Management Systems portfolio. The ELOGIC family of controls provides added energy savings, preference control and optimization for lighting systems across a variety of applications. Additions to the SYLVANIA portfolio include the commercial-grade ELOGIC Sensors Series and ELOGIC Slide Dimmers Series, offering […]
Archives for December 2011
Consulting-Specifying Engineer has recognized three innovative lighting products in the lighting controls category of its 2011 Product of the Year Awards. GOLD: The McGraw-Edison Ventus outdoor LED area luminaire from Cooper Lighting incorporate bilevel switching capability SILVER: The Digital Lighting Management (DLM) lighting control system from WattStopper BRONZE: The GreenMAX relay control panel from Leviton […]
Multipoint Control Systems was founded in 1978 to design and manufacture products for the lighting controls industry. Multipoint Control Systems’ product line evolved over the years into a full range of photo sensors and control products, meeting the needs of an ever-changing industry. Several innovative patents were developed, combining sensors and controls. In 1991, PLC-Multipoint […]
In July 2011, the Department of Energy recognized the ASHRAE/IES 90.1-2007 standard as the new national energy standard, superseding the 2004 version. In a bold move, on October 19, 2011, DOE recognized the 2010 version of 90.1 as the new national energy standard. By October 18, 2013, all states in the United States must put […]
This short video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2011 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to a new indoor lighting control solution from GE Lighting Controls.
The Lighting Control Innovation Award was created in 2011 as part of the Illuminating Engineering Society’s Illumination Awards program, which recognizes professionalism, ingenuity and originality in lighting design. LCA is proud to sponsor the Lighting Control Innovation Award, which recognizes projects that exemplify the effective use of lighting controls in nonresidential applications. In this award’s […]
The Lighting Controls Association is pleased to announce that it has updated EE103: Dimming Control, a popular offering in the Association’s Education Express series of online distance education courses about lighting controls. The course, authored by Craig DiLouie, principal of ZING Communications, Inc. and LCA’s Education Director, provides an in-depth discussion of dimming technology and […]
Lutron Electronics has announced that its original Sivoia automated shading system was one of five products inducted into the Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association (CEDIA) Product Hall of Fame, as announced in September in Indianapolis. Automated shading systems offer the convenience of one-button control (including open, closed and preset levels) of every window treatment […]
OSRAM SYLVANIA has announced the QUICKTRONIC ICETRON 100W Dimming System, available to meet forthcoming control requirements in exterior lighting applications as well as to bring increased flexibility and light level adjustability for its 100W ICETRON induction lamp. The QUICKTRONIC ICETRON 100W Dimming System offers two modes of control functionality–continuous dimming and step dimming–with a range […]
Consulting-Specifying Engineer has published an article by Brian Baumgartle, PE, LC, LEED AP of CMTA Inc. about lighting and control changes in the ASHRAE/IES 90.1-2010 energy standard, recently recognized by the Department of Energy as the national energy standard effective October 2013. Check it out here.