WattStopper has been recognized with the top level in IDEA’s (Industry Data Exchange Association) 2013 IDW (Industry Data Warehouse) Bands of Excellence program. The program recognizes electrical manufacturers for providing exceptional marketing support to trading partners. The Bands of Excellence rating system measures each manufacturer’s completion percentage for providing robust product marketing content to distributors […]
Archives for August 2014
Outdoor lighting controls is undergoing a mini-revolution that offers new design and selling opportunities while challenging electrical professionals to stay on top of technological change. Traditionally, outdoor lighting control was relatively simple. A typical scheme featured a controller providing automatic ON/OFF based on time of day (using an astronomical time switch) or daylight (photosensor). The […]
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 application of lighting controls in nonresidential spaces. This month, we […]
Siemens and Building Operating Management Magazine have produced research that examines how lighting control can be integrated into building management systems and why doing so offers facility executives better control of their building systems. Click here to read it now.
This short video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2012 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to Leviton’s universal dimmer line.
This video introduces the building industry to Siemens’ Gamma Lighting Control, an integrated control system with a distributed control architecture, which allows owners to manage all aspects of their lighting without worrying about single points of failure. Designed for buildings of any size, Gamma’s seamless integration with the company’s building automation system enables management of […]
The Lighting Controls Association is pleased to welcome Daintree Networks as a new member of the organization. Daintree Networks is a trusted provider of one of the industry’s smartest building energy management solutions. Daintree’s ControlScope™ is an open-standards-driven energy management and monitoring solution for lighting, temperature and other energy controls. The solution delivers up to […]
When LPL Financial, the nation’s largest independent broker/dealer, an RIA custodian and an independent consultant to retirement plans, began envisioning a new zero net energy (ZNE) office building, it set four strategies to drive the project—energy efficiency, health and wellness of employees, connectivity and flexibility. Architects had a vision for a 13-floor, 415,000-square-foot office tower […]
Universal Lighting Technologies recently announced the energy-saving CENTO® occupancy sensor line. The CENTO line joins Universal’s already comprehensive product offering as one of the most effective components for lighting control solutions on the market today. Occupancy sensors can be specified for energy-saving control strategies in spaces having intermittent lighting requirements, including office, commercial and industrial […]
The Lighting Controls Association is pleased to welcome Siemens Corporation as a new member of the organization. Siemens AG is a global electronics and electrical engineering company operating in the fields of industry, energy, healthcare and infrastructure, notably green products and solutions including Siemens Gamma, the lighting control system offered by Siemens USA. Gamma is […]