CONSULTING-SPECIFYING ENGINEER Magazine, read by engineers working at consulting, engineering/architectural, design/build or in-house engineering firms, recently published the winners of its 2012 Product of the Year competition spanning multiple product categories, including lighting and control. Lighting winners: Gold: WattStopper, Outdoor lighting sensor Silver: Cooper Industries, LED floodlight Silver: Cooper Lighting, LED luminaires Silver: Lithonia Lighting, […]
This WattStopper product is a multi-level motion-based controller adjustable via handheld tool that fades outdoor LED lighting to selected levels.
Three of Leviton’s new product innovations—SectorFlex distributed digital lighting controls, OSFHP and OSFHD high bay occupancy sensors with integrated light sensors and Series 3000 Intelligent Meter—were chosen by the judges at Design Journal magazine as recipients of the 2012 ADEX (Award for Design Excellence) received Platinum, Gold and Silver Awards, respectively. These products were selected […]
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 […]
Lutron Electronics has unveiled a new line of Maestro occupancy/vacancy sensing switches that automatically turn lights on and off. The sensors provide significant technological advancements, including working with all bulb types and ambient light detection, making it simpler than ever to make sensors a part of your home’s energy-saving strategy. When used in the home, […]
WattStopper has introduced the rugged FSP-211 Digital High/Low Passive Infrared Fixture-Integrated Outdoor Sensor to conveniently control lighting in areas such as parking facilities, gas stations, pedestrian pathways and warehouses. The sensor, which was accepted into the prestigious 2011 IES Progress Report, mounts in a lighting fixture and provides motion-based multilevel control combined with optional hold […]
OSRAM SYLVANIA has expanded its line of ELOGIC™ Lighting Controls within the SYLVANIA Light Management Systems portfolio. The ELOGIC family of controls provides added energy savings, preference control and optimization for lighting systems across a variety of applications. Additions to the SYLVANIA portfolio include the commercial-grade ELOGIC Sensors Series and ELOGIC Slide Dimmers Series, offering […]
Encelium Technologies has introduced its new family of low-voltage occupancy sensors. This product line includes a full range of passive infrared (PIR) and dual technology (Ultrasonic/PIR) low-voltage sensors available in both wall mount and ceiling mount configurations. PIR and Ultrasonic line-voltage wall switches are also available as are 120V, 277V and 347V power packs. Any […]
This video by Walters Wholesale Electric introduces the building industry to the Philips OccuSwitch Wireless Control System, an advanced, energy-saving occupancy sensor system that automatically turns lights off in an unoccupied room. This unique indoor Plug and Play system is ideally suited to retrofits as well as new installations in commercial applications. With a 10-year […]