In a feature article recently published in ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR, Craig DiLouie, LC, CLCP describes the basics of outdoor lighting control, energy code requirements and advanced options such as wireless networks, which can generate unprecedented opportunities for control and information. Check it out here.
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 […]
Philips University offers Controls Passport, a fundamentals course about lighting controls. Other controls courses, covering topics such as protocols, are accessible through the University as well. Check it out here.
Philips Lighting recently announced launched a tunable-white lighting solution. The solution allows users to easily change LED intensities and CCT from warm white (2700K) all the way to cool white (6500K) depending on the need or preference at any given time. In addition, when combined with lighting controls, Philips tunable-white can provide centralized management and […]
“Cities have the capability of providing something for everybody,” writes Jane Jacobs in The Death and Life of Great American Cities, “only because, and only when, they are created for everybody.” Smart cities leverage connectivity and control technology to provide city managers information, greater control and the ability to enhance services. The primary driver is […]
Philips Lighting’s EvoKit LED retrofit kits enable 2×2 and 2×4 fluorescent troffers to be upgraded to LED technology. Sensor-ready kits are available allowing compatible sensors to be field-installed by inserting the sensor into a pre-cut hole in the kid and connecting two wires to terminals. This can be done before or after the kit’s installation. […]
In this video by Philips Lighting, part of an education series, Dan Blitzer explains lighting controls and their benefits.
This short video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2015 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces Philips Lighting’s City Touch control system. Click here to learn more.
LIGHTFAIR® International will host the LFI IoT & Smart Lighting Forum, a new one-day series of six 60-minute sessions designed to explore the impact of Internet of Things (IoT) and how it relates to smart lighting. Within the 2016 Conference, the IoT & Smart Lighting Forum will occur Wednesday, April 27 during LFI 2016 at […]
This short video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2015 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to Philips Lighting’s ActiveSite Cloud-based software application. Click here to learn more.