Lutron Electronics recently announced that its smart dimmers, occupancy sensors and battery-powered shades will become standard offerings in the world’s first Wi-Fi CERTIFIED homes from Lennar, one of the nation’s largest builders. These homes will include Lutron Caséta Wireless dimmers and Maestro occupancy sensors as standard, with the option to add more devices after move-in. […]
Designed, tested and warrantied for long life, Intermatic’s NightFox™ Photocontrols provide reliable ON/OFF control of outdoor dusk-to-dawn luminaires. Intermatic pioneered a comprehensive testing approach where the best information from NEMA 410 and UL standards were combined into a photocontrol testing methodology that ensures a maximized return on investment. Many municipalities, utilities and co-ops have already […]
ETC’s new Dual Tech Occupancy/Vacancy Sensors are designed for restrooms, privacy rooms and other areas where a lack of movement doesn’t necessarily mean a space is unoccupied. The Dual Tech sensors take their name from the fact that they couple passive infrared (PIR) detection with acoustic detection technology, ensuring lights stay on when needed and […]
Lutron Electronics recently announced its Lutron Connect Bridge and App now supports Apple HomeKit technology. The alliance gives homeowners even greater flexibility by allowing them to control their Lutron lighting and shade systems remotely using the Apple Home app, voice-directed Siri® and third-party HomeKit apps on their iPhone® or iPad®. Lutron RadioRA 2 and HomeWorks […]
Legrand, North & Central America and its Eliot Program recently unveiled new capabilities to the Wattstopper Digital Lighting Management (DLM) platform in the areas of Human Centric Lighting (HCL), wireless control and user experience. Human Centric Lighting: Legrand’s new line of Wattstopper HCL Solutions integrates seamlessly with DLM, ensuring simple, intuitive control and easy code […]
Leviton recently announced the release of the Decora Smart™ product offering with support for Apple HomeKit, allowing for customizable lighting control using an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple Watch or Siri. This new family of products features three devices including 600 Watt and 1000 Watt in-wall dimmers, as well as a 15 Amp switch with […]
ETC’s DMX Emergency Bypass Controller enables DMX512-controlled lighting fixtures to operate as normal or emergency fixtures during emergency-lighting situations. When triggered by an external UL924 device, the DMX Emergency Bypass Controller will take control of a single universe of DMX512.
With Powerlink intelligent panelboards, a huge sports stadium is able to automate lights, televisions and more, improving their energy efficiency and gaining convenient, remote control. Learn how in the below video or click here.
This educational video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2016 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to Douglas Lighting Controls’ Bluetooth Wireless Control System. This product is a complete stand-alone wireless system used to control lights in a variety of applications. The system includes wireless fixture controllers, switches, and occupancy/daylight sensors all using […]
Echelon Corporation recently unveiled a patent-pending cognitive vision-based technology that can enable a wide range of smart city and smart campus applications. Echelon InSight™ utilizes artificial intelligence in vision-enabled edge devices, optimized for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications. With InSight, traffic data is collected and processed at the edge of the network instead of […]