Agostino Renna, President & CEO of GE Lighting for Europe, The Middle East and Africa, recently authored an interesting series of blog posts, “More Than Light,” in which he describes the potential for intelligent cities and the role of lighting in these schemes. He notes: “For me, the most important thing to consider when discussing […]
Municipalities can benefit from reduced energy and more efficient management of street lights through GE’s new LightGrid™ Outdoor Wireless Control System. With the technology of GE Lighting’s central management software, the LightGrid Outdoor Wireless Control System can report energy usage and other operational data of street lights to a central database. A Web-based interface linked […]
When LPL Financial, the nation’s largest independent broker/dealer, an RIA custodian and an independent consultant to retirement plans, began envisioning a new zero net energy (ZNE) office building, it set four strategies to drive the project—energy efficiency, health and wellness of employees, connectivity and flexibility. Architects had a vision for a 13-floor, 415,000-square-foot office tower […]
Visible light communication (VLC) is a wireless method that uses light emitted by LEDs to deliver networked, mobile, high-speed communication similar to Wi-Fi, leading to the term Li-Fi. It can be used as standalone solution or in a supplementary role to radio-frequency (RF) or cellular network communication. The basis of the technology, conceived by Professor […]
The GE Monitor™ Stand-Alone Controller turns on at dusk, dims at your predetermined time to your preset amount, returns to full brightness at 5 a.m. and turns off at dawn. The controller attaches with a turn-and-lock receptacle that is fully compatible with current photocells. No additional components or expense required. Features and Benefits * Dimming […]
This video introduces the building industry to GE’s Aware line of occupancy and photosensors.
Through precise control and metering, GE’s LightGrid Wireless Outdoor Control helps municipalities negotiate better rates with utilities. Click here to learn more.
GE Lighting and Trane, a brand of Ingersoll Rand, have announced a new way for building owners to apply advanced control strategies for lighting, heating and cooling operations with solutions backed by two of the most well-known names in the industry. GE’s LightSweep Modular Lighting Control Solution can now be seamlessly integrated into the Trane […]
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 […]
This short video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2012 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to GE’s Monitor Dimmable Outdoor Photocontrol solution. The GE Monitor Stand-Alone Controller turns on at dusk, dims at your predetermined time to your preset amount, returns to full brightness at 5 a.m., and turns off at dawn. […]