High-bay lighting must meet the stringent demands of illuminating spaces from afar while minimizing contrast, reducing glare, and in many cases meeting strict safety and hazardous environment requirements. Until very recently, LED technology was not able to meet these requirements, at least not at a reasonable price. In 2013, however, several high-bay LED products were […]
Archives for April 2015
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 […]
OSRAM SYLVANIA has launched the ENCELIUM® Wireless Energy Management System (EMS), a portfolio of hardware solutions designed to expand lighting control to hard-to-reach locations and simplify and lower the overall cost of installation. ENCELIUM is a scalable and simple lighting control system that enables owners to elevate the cost-effectiveness and occupant experience of their lighting […]
This article, authored by Craig DiLouie, LC, was published in the January issue of tED Magazine. Reprinted with permission. The LED revolution is spawning another revolution in lighting controls that promises similar potential to transform both the traditional lighting industry and how we illuminate the built environment. Many commercial building energy codes now require automatic […]
At the 12th annual DOE Solid-State Lighting R&D Workshop, held January 27–29 in San Francisco, attendees participated in presentations from more than 60 solid-state lighting experts. Several of the presentations focused on how to add value to LED lighting with controls. Click here to download these presentations.