The Lighting Controls Association is pleased to welcome a new member: ETC, a leading lighting controls manufacturer with strong roots in theater and lighting design. Prominent products include Eos, Congo and Smart Solutions lighting control consoles; Selador Series LED luminaires; Source Four HPL lamps; Unison line of architectural lighting controls; and Prodigy hoists and QuickTouch […]
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The Lighting Controls Association is pleased to welcome Cree, Inc. as a new member. Cree is a leading manufacturer of LED lighting products, including its SmartCast™ line of wireless lighting controls. Cree luminaires and dimmers enabled with Cree SmartCast Technology deliver essential lighting control without complex design, installation and setup. Featuring Cree’s innovative OneButton™ Setup, […]
The Illuminating Engineering Society, in partnership with the Lighting Controls Association, has published LEM-7, Lighting Controls for Energy Management, a detailed guide to energy-saving lighting controls. The publication was written by Craig DiLouie, LC in support of the IES Energy Management Committee. The 48-page 8.5×11 guide, which is available for $35 (IES members) and $50 […]
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published ANSI C136.41-2013 For Roadway and Area Lighting Equipment–Dimming Control Between an External Locking Type Photocontrol and Ballast or Driver. This standard describes methods of light level control between an external locking type photocontrol (or similar device) and a dimmable ballast or driver for street and area lighting equipment. […]
The Lighting Controls Association has updated EE203: Lighting & Commercial Energy Codes, a course in its popular Education Express program. Education Express provides in-depth education about lighting controls and controllable ballast technology, application, system design and commissioning. Commercial building energy codes regulate the designed energy efficiency of nonresidential buildings. Current codes and standards require a […]
The Lighting Controls Association, administered by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), is pleased to announce the election of a new executive team headed by A. J. Glaser as chair. Glaser is President and CEO of HUNT Dimming. He has more than 25 years’ experience in the lighting industry, including 10 years with a Fortune […]
The IES Illumination Awards provide a unique opportunity for public recognition of professionalism, ingenuity and originality in lighting design based upon the individual merit of each entry judged against specific criteria. Submissions are now open for these prestigious awards, including the Lighting Controls Association-sponsored Lighting Control Innovation Award. This award recognizes the exemplary use of […]