Schneider Electric offers a free whitepaper addressing measurement and verification of lighting systems. Measurement and verification (M&V) defines a process used to track energy performance of equipment, systems and buildings, enabling evaluation and comparison. M&V plans have become an essential element in many LEED Projects as well as many public projects. The whitepaper, authored by […]
Archives for April 2013
OSRAM SYLVANIA has announced the availability of the OSRAM DMX Wi-Fi Controller app. Available for free for Android and iOS mobile devices, the DMX Wi-Fi Controller app allows lighting technicians to control up to 512 DMX channels from their mobile device, giving them the power of a DMX controller with the freedom of mobile technology. […]
Universal Lighting Technologies was recently named “Supplier of the Year: Lamps, Ballasts & Lighting Controls” by Crescent Electric Supply Company, a distributor representing more than 600 vendors and operating more than 120 distribution facilities in 27 states. Qualifying suppliers were judged on 10 criteria in 10 vendor categories as part of the Supplier of the […]
ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR has published an article by Craig DiLouie describing how to zone lighting control strategies and develop a control zone plan. Check it out here.
ARCHITECTURAL LIGHTING has published a brief “one on one” interview with Eric Lind, Vice President of Global Specifications at Lutron Electronics. Check it out here.
In March 2012, the International Code Council announced availability of the International Green Construction Code (IgCC), a model code for constructing and remodeling buildings to a higher sustainability standard. The IgCC establishes a baseline for new and existing construction regarding energy efficiency, water efficiency, site impacts, building waste, material source efficiency and other sustainability measures, […]
LIGHTFAIR International (LFI), the world’s largest lighting-related conference, is set to take place at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia April 21 through April 25, 2013. The Pre-Conference program takes place from Sunday, April 21 – Monday, April 22, 2013 and the LFI Trade Show and Conference will run Tuesday, April 23 – Thursday, April […]
This short video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2012 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to new switches and occupancy sensors available as part of WattStopper’s Digital Lighting Management (DLM) control solution. An all-digital suite of plug-together lighting controls, DLM automatically configures to the most energy-efficient sequence of operation based on installed […]
Lighting control manufacturer WattStopper has launched a breakthrough advance in electric lighting control technology for daylight harvesting. The LMLS-600 dual-loop photosensor control is the first device on the market to combine open-loop and closed-loop photo sensing strategies, greatly improving the accuracy and reliability of daylight sensing in spaces with skylights. The device is the result […]
The Environmental Leader Technology Reviews recently announced results of its Technology Reviews, a program recognizing excellence in products and services that provide companies with energy and environmental benefits. Schneider Electric was the only company offering an energy sustainability solution to receive the highest ranking of 5-Stars for its Measurement and Verification Panelboards. To earn a […]