Lighting Articles

FUSE Building Recognized with Sapphire Design Excellence Award

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 01/14/2022 - 12:00am
This month, we explore an intensely detailed control application at the new FUSE building in St. Petersburg, FL, which earned a 2021 Sapphire Design Excellence in Networked Lighting Control Award for Automation.
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Atrius® Building Insights Now Available Throughout Europe

Lighting Controls Association - Wed, 01/12/2022 - 12:00am
Atrius®, part of Acuity Brands, Inc., announced today Building Insights, a cloud-based solution energy management information system, is now available to organizations across Europe. Building Insights helps facility teams reach ambitious sustainability goals by design. The application streamlines access to energy consumption metrics, automates manual data management processes, and enhances visibility into overall building performance.
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Get a Grip on Lighting: Smarts and Parts

Lighting Controls Association - Mon, 01/10/2022 - 12:00am
In this special controls-related "Conversation" podcast series launched by Get a Grip on Lighting and hosted by C. Webster Marsh, Marsh talks to Ron Kuszmar, who oversees Port’s Architectural and Theatrical Lighting Design & Installation departments, as well as the company's Lighting Control Systems and Equipment Sales team.
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Endeavor Business Media Announces Launch of LightSPEC Regional Lighting Events in 2022

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 01/07/2022 - 12:00am
Endeavor Business Media recently announced the launch of LightSPEC West and LightSPEC Midwest, two regional events providing lighting education and solutions for buyers and specifiers of commercial, architectural, industrial, and high-end residential and decorative lighting products, controls, and technologies. LightSPEC West will take place September 21-22, 2022 at the Magic Box @ the Reef in Los Angeles, CA and LightSPEC MidWest will take place October 4-5, 2022 at the flagship Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown Chicago, IL.
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Cybersecurity-Related Alterations Added to DLC NLC5

Lighting Controls Association - Tue, 01/04/2022 - 12:00am
The DesignLights Consortium (DLC) recently announced two additions to its Networked Lighting Controls (NLC) Technical Requirements, Version 5. These additions became effective December 22, 2021.
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Acuity Brands Offers Resource for IECC 2021 Compliance

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 12/31/2021 - 12:00am
The nLight® IECC 2021 applications guide is designed to support compliance with commercial building energy codes based on the 2021 version of the International Energy Conservation Code, or IECC.
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Dan Hollenkamp, COO of Toggled: “From the Classroom to the Conference Room, Smart Lighting Will Have a Wide-Ranging Impact”

Lighting Controls Association - Wed, 12/29/2021 - 12:00am
Dan Hollenkamp, COO of Toggled offers several key predictions for the future of smart lighting technology.
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Research and Markets: Global Smart Lighting Market to Reach $19 Billion by 2026

Lighting Controls Association - Mon, 12/27/2021 - 12:00am
A new report by Research and Markets estimated the size of the global smart lighting and control system market at US$13.95 billion in 2020 and projected it to reach US$14.64 billion in 2021 and US$19.04 billion by 2026.
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New Standard Describes Requirements for Network Lighting Control Devices for Outdoor Lighting

Lighting Controls Association - Wed, 12/22/2021 - 12:00am
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published American National Standard for Roadway and Area Lighting Equipment—Energy Measurement for a Network Lighting Control (NLC) Device with a Locking-Type Receptacle (ANSI C136.50-2021). This is a new Standard that describes methods and requirements for the measurement of energy consumption and the reporting of the consumption for a network lighting control (NLC) device in an outdoor lighting application.
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NEMA’s Patrick Hughes Elected President of Americans for a Clean Energy Grid

Lighting Controls Association - Mon, 12/20/2021 - 12:00am
Americans for a Clean Energy Grid (ACEG)—a diverse coalition focused on expanding, integrating, and modernizing the North American high-voltage grid—has elected National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Vice President Operations Patrick Hughes as President.
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Lighting Controls Association 2021 Satisfaction Survey

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 12/17/2021 - 12:00am
In the fall of 2021, the Lighting Controls Association (LCA) invited subscribers of lightingCONTROL, its monthly newsletter, to participate in a survey. The goal of the survey was to determine satisfaction with LCA services.
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Cybersecurity Assurance for IoT Lighting Systems

Lighting Controls Association - Thu, 12/16/2021 - 12:00am
In this guest post, Jared Morello, VP of Specification Sales, Legrand North America, makes the case that secure lighting networking is achievable with the right compliance and certifications.
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The Integrated Lighting Campaign Releases New Recognition Categories For 2022

Lighting Controls Association - Wed, 12/15/2021 - 12:00am
The Department of Energy's Integrated Lighting Campaign (ILC), sponsored by the Lighting Controls Association and other organizations, is introducing new participant and supporter categories for 2022. The categories reflect new priorities and a focus on equity and deployment, while continuing to recognize participants for exemplary projects in connected lighting systems under the original categories.
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Acuity Brands Announces Preview of Atrius Building Manager with New Capabilities

Lighting Controls Association - Mon, 12/13/2021 - 12:00am
Acuity Brands, Inc. recently announced the private preview of Atrius® Building Manager, an end-to-end cloud solution that helps building owners and operators reduce operational costs, optimize energy usage, and improve occupant experiences, starting today with their lights. Atrius Building Manager integrates multiple capabilities to provide greater visibility, insight, fine-tuned control, and automation, at scale, for any commercial building type.
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DOE Announces 19th Annual Solid-State Lighting Workshop

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 12/10/2021 - 12:00am
What will it take to truly change the lighting paradigm and arrive at a place where energy-efficient lighting systems are simpler to install, easier to operate, enable dynamic control, and provide clear productivity and health benefits, with less environmental impact? Explore questions like these with top lighting scientists and industry experts at DOE’s 19th annual Solid-State Lighting Workshop, cosponsored by the Illuminating Engineering Society.
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2021 Integrated Home Competition Winners Announced

Lighting Controls Association - Wed, 12/08/2021 - 8:00am
Today, the Integrated Home Competition announced awards for 17 high quality and innovative designs that exemplify the four tenets of the CEE Integrated Home: energy savings, demand flexibility, consumer amenity, and security.
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2021 Integrated Home Competition Awards Winners to be Announced Tomorrow: Webinar

Lighting Controls Association - Tue, 12/07/2021 - 12:00am
The Integrated Home Competition Sponsors are inviting the public to attend the 2021 Awards Announcement on December 8 at 3PM ET/12PM PT.
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LED Bookshelf Light Strip Fixtures:

RLLD - Mon, 12/06/2021 - 9:14pm
Bookshelf lighting with led strip lights provides you with low-cost, heat-free illumination of your personal library.
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Kitchen LED Under Cabinet Lighting Fixtures:

RLLD - Mon, 12/06/2021 - 9:14pm
This type of LED under cabinet lighting is ideal for do-it-yourself home remodeling projects.
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Outdoor Parking Lot Light Poles:

RLLD - Mon, 12/06/2021 - 9:14pm
Countless service industry establishments have benefited by using decorative parking lot lights to enhance their curb appeal. Many of these businesses, such as the Flagship McDonalds in Irving, Texas,
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