ETC’s DMX Emergency Bypass Controller enables DMX512-controlled lighting fixtures to operate as normal or emergency fixtures during emergency-lighting situations. When triggered by an external UL924 device, the DMX Emergency Bypass Controller will take control of a single universe of DMX512.
Eaton recently announced that its advanced Ephesus sports lighting LED and controls system is being installed at Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins, for the 2017 season. Featuring industry-leading control functions, the LED system enhances the viewing experience for spectators while reducing energy use by as much as 75 percent. The Twins will become […]
With Powerlink intelligent panelboards, a huge sports stadium is able to automate lights, televisions and more, improving their energy efficiency and gaining convenient, remote control. Learn how in the below video or click here.
This educational video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2016 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to Douglas Lighting Controls’ Bluetooth Wireless Control System. This product is a complete stand-alone wireless system used to control lights in a variety of applications. The system includes wireless fixture controllers, switches, and occupancy/daylight sensors all using […]
Echelon Corporation recently unveiled a patent-pending cognitive vision-based technology that can enable a wide range of smart city and smart campus applications. Echelon InSight™ utilizes artificial intelligence in vision-enabled edge devices, optimized for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications. With InSight, traffic data is collected and processed at the edge of the network instead of […]
In an article recently published by Oracle’s Profit, Current by GE CTO David Bartlett saves LED lighting not only saves energy but also presents new capabilities due to it being a digital platform. He compares it to a smart phone, which bundles multiple functions into a single device. “It’s to the point where I don’t […]
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 use of lighting controls in nonresidential applications. This month, we […]
Craig DiLouie LC, CLCP recently interviewed Rohit Udavant, Matt Petti, Joe Bokelman, Mike Lunn, Soroush Amidi and Gaurav Aggarwal, product managers at Eaton Corporation, about luminaire-integrated lighting controls. These interviews were used to develop an article on the topic for tED Magazine. DiLouie: What types of luminaire-integrated controls are available for LED lighting? Rohit Udavant: […]
Craig DiLouie, LC, CLCP recently interviewed Ethan Biery, LED Engineering Leader, Lutron Electronics about TLED retrofits and control options. DiLouie: What basic choices do building owners have to upgrade existing troffer-based fluorescent lighting systems to LED? Biery: There are three basic choices for TLED retrofits: 1. UL Type A: TLEDs retrofitted with existing fluorescent ballasts […]
RAB Lighting’s Lightcloud is a wireless lighting control system. Powerful and flexible, Lightcloud is easy to use and install.