Acuity Brands, Inc. recently introduced Lithonia Lighting D-Series Area LED luminaires integrated with Sensor Switch motion sensors. The D-Series Area Size 1 and Size 2 LED luminaires utilize motion sensors to increase energy savings in outdoor applications, saving approximately 80% in energy than comparable fixed output metal halide fixtures. D-Series Area LED luminaires provide a […]
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 […]
Acuity Brands, Inc., the parent company of LCA member Sensor Switch, has acquired the assets of Adura Technologies, Inc., a developer of wireless controls and energy management solutions. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Founded in 2005, San Francisco-based Adura has led the development of radio frequency (RF) mesh networking technology that allows individual […]
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc., a wholesale electric power supplier in Westminster, Colorado, installed advanced LED lighting and digital lighting controls solutions from Acuity Brands, Inc. for its 116,000-square-foot office expansion and renovation at Tri-State’s headquarters. Hundreds of Lithonia Lighting RT Series LED luminaires, nLight lighting controls and occupancy sensors from Sensor Switch were […]
Lithonia Lighting has published a design and application guide for its nLight control option (by Sensor Switch) offered for its RTLED luminaire series.
Named nWiFi for its ability to integrate directly with a building’s existing WiFi network infrastructure, this new nLight technology by Sensor Switch further simplifies installation and reduces hardware costs. nWiFi adds conventional WiFi technology to nLight devices, such as occupancy sensors and relays, enabling them to seamlessly communicate with both wired and wireless nLight lighting […]
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. In this award’s […]
nLight by Sensor Switch is a digital architecture and networking technology that cost-effectively integrates time-based, daylight-based, sensor-based and manual lighting controls. Designed to function standalone in an individual zone or networked together across an entire facility or campus, nLIGHT is an easy-to-use, easy-to-install system that can cut energy consumption and enhance occupant convenience. Click here […]
Learn about the impact of NEC 2011 Section 404.2(C) on the application of occupancy sensors and the new WSD NGX universal neutral/ground sensor from Sensor Switch, here.
Acuity Brands, Inc. recently introduced a new patent-pending (Neutral/Ground Exchangeable) wall switch sensor as an addition to its Sensor Switch® line of occupancy sensors. This new sensor provides an innovative and contractor-friendly solution to meet the neutral/ground wiring requirements under the 2011 National Electric Code® (“NEC 2011”) without having to purchase a dedicated unit. The […]