Schneider Electric recently announced the launch of its residential lighting control line under the Square D® Clipsal® brand name. The products will include dimmers, relays, movement sensors and input devices such as switches and touch screens crafted in sleek European styling. The announcement was made at the 2006 International Builders Show in Orlando, Fla.
The Maestro IR remote control dimmer from Lutron Electronics has been selected as an Innovations 2006 Design and Engineering Awards honoree in the Video Accessories category. The awards are sponsored and managed by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA).
Watt Stopper/Legrand introduces the Wireless Miro LCD Touch Screen, offering fingertip control of a wireless Miro RF lighting control network.
Watt Stopper/Legrand introduces the Automation Appliance, a web-based user interface for the Lighting Integrator lighting control panel.
Watt Stopper/Legrand introduces the latest addition to its award winning Miro product family, the House and Room Scene Interfaces. Scene Interfaces enable a wireless Miro lighting control network to interface with common residential electronic devices.
Watt Stopper/Legrand announces the addition of a native BACnet option to its lighting control panel product line, Lighting Integrator. The BACnet option enables native level integration of lighting control with a BACnet-based building automation system.
Leviton Manufacturing Company introduces Vizia-RF™ the first dependable, scalable, affordable wireless lighting control system for residential applications. Easy to install, set up and operate, Leviton’s Vizia-RF™ Home Control system uses Zensys’ Z-Wave technology to overcome the performance issues and high cost of earlier generations of wireless home control systems. The Vizia-RF system includes digital switches and dimmers, along with a full-function scene controller, zone-controller, appliance and lamp modules and remote control. These devices can be installed as a single, stand-alone lighting control network or as part of a larger “intelligent” network of controls for HVAC, access control, intruder and fire detection, appliance control and other home systems.
Watt Stopper/Legrand introduces its new line of vacancy sensors, designed to save energy and comply with California’s Title 24 2005 energy code for all residential uses.
Leviton’s new miniZ Intelligent Daylight Management System combines occupancy sensing, daylight harvesting and flexible lighting control functionality in a single, compact, easy-to-install package. A self-contained, self-configuring daylight harvesting system that provides easy installation and simplified set up, miniZ meets a wide variety of commercial lighting needs, from basic switching to multi-zone daylight harvesting.
Lightolier® Controls, a Genlyte Company, has taken another step forward in the advancement of lighting controls with the introduction of the LYTEmode™ Wireless Control Unit. A compact, hand-held, portable control system, the LYTEmode™ Wireless Control Unit is now available for specification, sales support, and shipment through all Lightolier® and Lightolier® Controls Sales Representatives.