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IES to Host LCA Produced Webinar on Networked Lighting Controls

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 1:00am
On April 18, from 12-1 PM ET, the Illuminating Engineering Society will present a webinar on the topic of networked lighting controls, developed by the Lighting Controls Association and presented by educator Steve Mesh.
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American Industrial Partners Completes Acquisition of Current, powered by GE

Lighting Controls Association - Wed, 04/03/2019 - 1:00am
GE recently announced it has completed the sale of its Current, powered by GE business unit to American Industrial Partners (AIP), a New York-based private equity firm focused on buying, improving and growing industrial businesses. Financial details were not disclosed.
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Current by GE Releases Flat Panel Retrofit Kit with Integrated Sensors

Lighting Controls Association - Mon, 04/01/2019 - 1:00am
Current by GE’s RPL is the company’s first flat panel retrofit kit with integrated lighting control sensors.
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LCA TV: Luminaire-Mounted Sensor by OSRAM

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 03/29/2019 - 1:00am
This educational video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2018 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to OSRAM's lighting fixture-mounted wireless sensor.
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McWong Launches New Bluetooth®-enabled Smart Outdoor Lighting Control Platform

Lighting Controls Association - Wed, 03/27/2019 - 1:00am
McWong recently announced the launch of its new Bluetooth-enabled outdoor control platform. This offering extends the company’s award-winning Bluetooth mesh control solutions to both indoor and outdoor lighting applications, and with Bluetooth connectivity, creates a single platform for simultaneous and coordinated control of indoor and outdoor lighting, without requiring complicated interfaces with building automation systems or other legacy communication protocols.
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New Leviton Load Center Awarded Best Home Technology Product of 2019 NAHB International Builders’ Show®

Lighting Controls Association - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 1:00am
The Leviton Smart Load Center was named Best Home Technology Product winner during the 2019 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), held February 19 – 21, 2019 in Las Vegas.
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OSRAM Launches Digital Tunable White System Based on DALI-2 Design

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 1:00am
The OSRAM Tunable White (TW) System provides a digitally controllable lighting solution which helps simulate natural daylight. This digital solution offers the freedom to adjust light preferences and is based on DALI-2 design for Human Centric Lighting (HCL) applications including educational, commercial office and healthcare settings.
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Lighting Control for Lighting Quality

Lighting Controls Association - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 1:00am
Networked lighting controls can reduce energy consumption by an average 47 percent, according to a recent industry study. That makes control a powerful tool in managing energy costs, but it only captures a small fraction of its potential value in enhancing quality lighting with LED technology.
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MC Dean Corporate Headquarters Wins 2018 IES Lighting Control Innovation Award of Merit

Lighting Controls Association - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 1:00am
This month, we will explore an innovative installation of lighting controls at MC Dean's new corporate headquarters.
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IDEAL INDUSTRIES to Buy Cree’s Lighting Business

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 2:23pm
Today, Cree, Inc. announced the execution of a definitive agreement to sell its Lighting Products business unit (Cree Lighting), which includes the LED luminaires, lamps, and corporate lighting solutions business for commercial, industrial and consumer applications, to IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC.
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LCA TV: SmartCast Lighting Control technology with BACnet Connectivity by Cree

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 1:00am
This educational video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2018 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to CREE's SmartCast Lighting Control technology with BACnet connectivity.
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Lutron Electronics Introduces Connected In-Wall Sensors for Vive Wireless System

Lighting Controls Association - Wed, 03/13/2019 - 1:00am
Lutron Electronics recently introduced two new Maestro Wireless in-wall sensors for its Vive simple, scalable, wireless solution. The new, 0-10 V dimmer/sensor model combines automated, occupancy-based control of light, manual dimming control, and wireless communication to other Vive system devices in a single piece of hardware.
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Universal Lighting Technologies Partners with Forman & Associates

Lighting Controls Association - Mon, 03/11/2019 - 1:00am
Universal Lighting Technologies, a member of the Panasonic family of companies, recently announced a partnership with Forman and Associates. Based in Los Angeles, the agency will represent Universal Lighting Technologies in high-efficiency lighting solutions, from architectural to general projects, across the Southern California and Nevada Region.
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LCA TV: Wireless Lighting Control by Audacy

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 03/08/2019 - 12:00am
This educational video, produced by the Lighting Controls Association at the 2018 LIGHTFAIR event, introduces the building industry to Audacy's wireless lighting control solution.
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OSRAM Honored as 2019 Sapphire Award Winner

Lighting Controls Association - Thu, 03/07/2019 - 12:00am
OSRAM Digital Systems recently announced its ENCELIUM® EXTEND Networked Light Management System was recognized by the judges of the annual Sapphire Awards program sponsored by LEDs Magazine. OSRAM was honored in the category of smart and connected SSL systems.
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Douglas Lighting Controls Expands Partnership with NexGen Lighting Solutions

Lighting Controls Association - Tue, 03/05/2019 - 12:00am
Douglas Lighting Controls, a member of the Panasonic family of companies, recently announced an expanded partnership with NexGen Lighting Solutions to deliver commercial digital lighting control solutions across a broader network footprint.
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Bluetooth Special Interest Group Announces New Direction Finding Feature

Lighting Controls Association - Fri, 03/01/2019 - 12:00am
The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) recently announced a new direction-finding feature that holds the potential to significantly enhance the performance of Bluetooth location services solutions.
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Revised NEMA Roadway Lighting Standard Corrects Test Procedures for Evaluating Luminaires and Control Devices

Lighting Controls Association - Wed, 02/27/2019 - 12:00am
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has published ANSI C136.2-2018 American National Standard for Roadway and Area Lighting Equipment—Dielectric Withstand and Electrical Transient Immunity Requirements.
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OSRAM CEO Predicts 2019 Is Year of IoT Lighting

Lighting Controls Association - Mon, 02/25/2019 - 12:00am
While interviewed at LuxLive, a European lighting event, Wilhelm Nehring, CEO at Osram Digital, predicted adoption of Internet-connected lighting will take off in 2019.
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NLB TV: Internet of Things and Cybersecurity Panel

Lighting Controls Association - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 12:00am
At the National Lighting Bureau's 7th Annual Lighting Forum, a panel of experts discussed the development of the Internet of Things and its potential impacts on lighting.
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