LD+A, the official publication of the Illuminating Engineering Society, recently published an important contribution by Gary Meshberg, LC, LEED-AP, director of sales for Encelium and president of the Lighting Controls Association. The article, titled, “Existing Buildings Are Poised For Upgrades,” describes how energy regulations are promoting a new wave of lighting upgrades across the United […]
In its August issue, BUILDINGS Magazine published an in-depth article detailing major considerations for installing energy-saving lighting controls in existing buildings. 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. In this award’s […]
Lutron Electronics announced today that it has been selected by the Empire State Building Company, LLC, owner of the Empire State Building (ESB), the World’s Most Famous Office Building, to provide sustainable lighting control solutions for pre-built tenant spaces throughout the iconic, 1930s, pre-war structure. The Lutron solution, developed in collaboration with ESB property manager […]
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. The Illuminating Engineering […]
Learn how retail giant is saving energy by investing in energy-efficient building systems, including daylight harvesting dimming systems responsible for saving the company an estimated $50 million each year.
Three winning projects were selected for the DALI Award 2012. Staged for the fourth time by activity group (AG) DALI, the award was presented at the Light+Building trade show in Frankfurt am Main. The projects submitted were rated by a jury on the basis of the following criteria: energy efficiency, innovations in technology and design, […]
Schneider Electric worked with Albany International Corp. to develop a lighting control strategy tailored to its manufacturing processes at the company’s Menasha, Wisconsin plant. That solution was the Square D® brand PowerLink NF2000G3 and NF3000G3 lighting control systems, which provided the appropriate type of lighting control based on the different work areas in the facility, […]
The Van Andel Institute’s (VAI) 240,000 square-foot Phase II biomedical research center relies on intelligent building controls to achieve both energy and operational efficiencies. Building Intelligence Group President and Founder Paul Ehrlich planned the system integration which includes WattStopper lighting controls, and uses open protocols for communications and to ensure that the facility is adaptable […]
The Philips OSW LightManager platform is a powerful and simple-to-install solution for energy-saving lighting controls in offices. The OccuSwitch intelligent wireless mesh network eliminates dedicated control wiring and physical control panels, removing much of the expense and complexity of lighting controls. Sensors, wall switches and drivers all communicate with each other without wiring, either through […]