This short video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2016 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to OSRAM’s LIGHTIFY wireless control solution. Click here to learn more.
Lighting the skyline of historic Burlington Iowa proves that outdoor lighting controls offer value primarily as a design consideration, along with being a means of saving energy. During summer 2016, Burlington’s “Lightscape” project enhanced the beauty of the town, giving it new visibility. Burlington was built into the sides of a picturesque natural amphitheater along […]
Craig DiLouie, LC, CLCP recently had the opportunity to interview James Benson, GM Global Marketing – Current, powered by GE, Intelligent Cities for an article about smart cities for Electrical Contractor Magazine. DiLouie: What is the concept of the smart city? What are the basic capabilities and benefits? Benson: A smart city is a place […]
Leviton recently announced three new wireless dimming products as an expansion of the Lumina RF eco-system of automation solutions for restaurants, retail stores and office spaces. The 600W and 1000W in-wall dimmers and the 300W plug-in dimmer add to the existing product line, which includes wireless sensors, thermostats, 0-10V in-wall dimmers, light switches, plug-in appliance […]
This short video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2016 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to PLC Multipoint Tandem lighting control system. Click here to learn more.
Leviton recently announced the acquisition of lighting manufacturer ConTech Lighting. Through this acquisition, Leviton continues its strategic growth in lighting and expands its product offerings and solutions with ConTech Lighting’s designs. The ConTech Lighting acquisition marks Leviton’s second in the lighting industry in the U.S. as the company looks to expand further into this market. […]
Eaton recently announced the launch of the Dim-to-Warm (D2W™) technology for its Portfolio and Halo® light-emitting diode (LED) recessed downlighting product lines for residential and commercial spaces. The award-winning D2W technology mimics the performance of an incandescent halogen lamp source when dimmed, smoothly dimming from a whiter LED color temperature to a warm, soft glow […]
Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., operated by Panasonic Lighting Americas, is now offering an LED Linear Applications course through its Universal University online education program. This course aims to provide electrical distributors an overview of the growing LED linear market, a summary of Universal’s LED linear options and a review of common commercial applications. The new […]
Leviton recently announced significant user experience enhancements to the Lumina Gateway and Lumina RF eco-system, which now provides energy management automation for franchise owners, enterprise corporations, and other business entities managing multiple-location properties. The Lumina Gateway feature set and installation process was originally launched as a cost-effective solution to assist single location restaurants, retail stores, […]
According to new research by Lutron Electronics, lighting for video conferencing (VTC) applications must accommodate the visual requirements of the people and the camera, and provide visibility of any display materials, especially to remote participants. Achieving the proper lighting balance requires the right combination of fixtures and the right combination of control strategies. While linear […]