The Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is conducting an online survey to determine current knowledge of wireless lighting controls (such as occupancy, vacancy, or daylight controls). The survey takes approximately 10 minutes. Identifying information such as IP addresses will not be collected, and participant information will be confidential. The surveys will not […]
The Lighting Controls Association is pleased to announce that EE300: Lighting Control of LEDs, one of the Association’s popular online Education Express distance education courses, has been completely revised. Residing here, Education Express provides in-depth education about lighting control and controllable ballast technology, application, system design and commissioning, as well as meta-issues such as commissioning, […]
The Lighting Controls Association is pleased to offer a new feature at our website–THE BUZZ. This new section provides a single page from which you can access social media feeds (Facebook, Twitter and YouTube) from Lighting Controls Association members going back to 2010. It’s already enormously popular with site visitors. Catch The Buzz here!
The Lighting Controls Association has published NEMA LSD-64-2012, Lighting Controls Terminology, as a supporting document to its Education Express online education system. The glossary is now available as a direct download in Education Express.
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 […]
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has published NEMA LSD 64 Lighting Controls Terminology. NEMA LSD 64 defines terminology related to controls for lighting systems for non-residential and residential applications. The goal of LSD 64 is for NEMA definitions to ultimately be used as the definitive reference for codes, standards, and legislation. This will eliminate […]
The Lighting Controls Association is pleased to announce that EE110: Commissioning Lighting Controls, one of the Association’s popular online Education Express distance education courses, has been completely revised. Residing here, Education Express provides in-depth education about lighting control and controllable ballast technology, application, system design and commissioning, as well as meta-issues such as commissioning, energy […]
The Illuminating Engineering Society has opened submissions for the 2013 Illumination Awards, including the Lighting Control Innovation Award sponsored by the Lighting Controls Association. This award recognizes the exemplary use of lighting controls in nonresidential building projects. To learn more about the Lighting Controls Innovation Award and how to submit a project, click here. The […]
The Designers Lighting Forum of New York (DLFNY) has announced an expanded show floor for its seventh annual LEDucation program on LED technology. LEDucation 7 will take place on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 in New York City with an expansion in exhibit space and educational sessions at the Hotel Pennsylvania – Penn Plaza Pavilion. Over […]
President Obama recently signed into law a handful of energy efficiency provisions endorsed by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA). The American Energy Manufacturing Technical Corrections Act (HR 6582) is the legislative vehicle for provisions promoting advanced metering in the federal government; a greater focus at the Department of Energy on deployment of existing manufacturing […]