The University of California, Davis and PLC Multipoint have signed a licensing agreement to commercialize the California Lighting Technology Center’s electric lighting control technologies for daylight harvesting. The company plans to utilize the technology to support the development of a new generation of lighting control sensors.
The Lighting Controls Association welcomes EuControls Corporation as a new member.
Headquartered in Los Angeles, EuControls is dedicated to the design and manufacture of LED lighting control systems and devices based on field applications and growing demand for LED lighting. As a company dedicated to offering advanced technology products, the company’s solutions focus on intelligent and wireless lighting controls.
This educational video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2017 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to Philips Lighting’s RoomFlex guest room lighting control system for hotels. Click to watch it now.
This Posting by Jim Brodrick, DOE’s SSL Program Manager, profiles Acuity Brands as an American manufacturer of LED products. Click to check it out.
Eaton has launched a new website dedicated to furthering the capabilities of connected lighting and the Internet of Things, or IoT. Eaton’s connected lighting systems include Distributed Low-Voltage Power (DLVP), WaveLinx, PoE, LumaWatt Pro, ConnectWorks and Connected Home solutions. Click to learn more.
Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. has partnered with distribution agency Lighting Control Solutions to represent the company’s complete line of innovative lighting products in Kansas and Missouri.
Most commercial building energy codes require automatic lighting shutoff. This common-sense strategy also adds value to lighting upgrades in existing buildings. Remote switching is one method, with an option being switches residing in a metal cabinet-type enclosure called a panel. This panel can serve as the backbone for a complete energy code-compliant control system that responds to a wide range of control inputs for indoor and outdoor lighting control. It is typically sold as a new complete unit, though panelboard retrofit assemblies are available.
This article describes common panel-based lighting control systems.
Philips Lighting has partnered with Vodafone IoT to provide customers with scalable M2M connectivity for connected lighting and beyond. Connected light points throughout the city can be monitored and controlled using Vodafone’s IoT connectivity and existing cellular network infrastructure.
Lutron Electronics recently announcedthat its Quantum Total Light Management System and Vive wireless system have been listed on the DesignLights Consortium (DLC) Qualified Products List (QPL) in the Networked Lighting Control Systems category. By meeting or exceeding the technical requirements, both Quantum and Vive systems will now be eligible for utility rebates and incentives by […]
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) recently released its September Electroindustry Business Confidence Index (EBCI). For a second consecutive month, the index reflected an improvement in the current conditions measures with an overall increase of three points, from 65.6 to 68.8. The future conditions index increased from 62.5 to 75 with a few survey participants […]