Lighting for Tomorrow is a design competition that challenges manufacturers to meet consumer expectations by improving the design of their products and technologies, while achieving new heights of energy efficiency. At the same time, sponsors want to increase market acceptance and awareness of emerging opportunities in energy efficient lighting. Entries for 2013 featured indoor and […]
ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR recently published an article by Craig DiLouie, LC about demand response. The article defines demand response, describes active and passive ways lighting controls can contribute to reducing demand, and features interviews with Lutron, Wattstopper and Encelium. Read it here.
The Marriott Hotel in Frankfurt wanted to refurbish its 588 rooms to ensure that they can meet the expectations of today’s guest by bringing in the latest in lighting and light control technology to deliver significant energy and cost savings, as well as an improved user experience. “Today’s guest expects different standards from a hotel […]
The latest automated shading innovation from lighting control pioneer Lutron Electronics offers an installed cost savings of 30 percent per shade panel when compared to existing market solutions. Ideal for large commercial applications, the new roller 300 drive with Lutron Intelligent Façade Technology (LIFT), the company’s latest automated shading solution, is capable of controlling 300 […]
Lutron Electronics recently announced the findings from the company’s “Home Lighting Usage and Behavior” survey. This survey looked at energy and electricity within the home and where people tend to leave the lights on. Lutron’s Maestro Occupancy Sensing Switch can save energy within the home by turning on lights when people enter the room and […]
Second Baptist Church is a vibrant community of more than 60,000 members across multiple campus locations. The Senior Pastor, Dr. Edwin Young, is committed to serving the entire church community whether they are able to attend services in person, or remotely through the church’s worldwide broadcast ministry. To meet this broadcast goal, the church offers […]
This short video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2012 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to Lutron’s family of C*L dimmers. The C*L dimmer works not only with today’s most popular lamps like incandescent and halogen, but also with dimmable CFLs and LEDs, which are expected to become even more widely adopted […]
To ensure the latest lighting control technologies are installed correctly, new cutting-edge lighting control training is being carried out by a partnership between NECA and the IBEW, as well as input from Lutron and NYSERDA (New York State Energy Research Development Authority). This training, along with the value a customer realizes through an efficient new […]
The new Stairwell Retrofit Kit Solution from Lutron Electronics saves energy, lowers costs and meets stairwell safety code requirements. The field-adjustable retrofit kit solution contains Lutron dimming ballasts with pre-wired leads, a Lutron wireless control (Powpak stairwell controller), and optional rapid-start sockets, which allow any T12, T8, or T5 fluorescent fixture to be converted into […]
ARCHITECTURAL LIGHTING has published a brief “one on one” interview with Eric Lind, Vice President of Global Specifications at Lutron Electronics. Check it out here.