500 People Attend Mars Electric Open House and New Product Expo

Mars Electric, northeast Ohio’s leading distributor and wholesaler of electric supplies hosts largest event of its kind at its new central warehouse and headquarters in Mayfield Village, Ohio. CLEVELAND, OH – October 4, 2017 – Mars Electric, a leading, independent

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MaxLite Recieves Honorable Mention from Lighting for Tomorrow

WEST CALDWELL, N.J. (September 15, 2017) – MaxLite, a leading manufacturer of energy-efficient lighting solutions, was awarded an Honorable Mention for its Joint Appendix 8 (JA8) certified LED A21 Lamp in the 2017 Lighting for Tomorrow competition. Winners of the

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Helsinki’s Smart Street Lights Will Find You a Parking Place

The city of Helsinki has installed internet-connected street lights which find motorists a parking place. The pilot deployment uses miniature Internet-Protocol video cameras mounted on the luminaires to monitor the spaces. These cameras generate data which is interpreted by cloud-based

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Fulham’s HotSpot Constant Power LED Emergency Driver Certified for Title 20 in California and Oregon

New Constant Power Programmable LED Emergency Driver Complies with CEC Title 20 Regulations for Performance and Energy Savings HAWTHORNE, Calif. – June 20, 2017 – Fulham Co., Inc., a leading supplier of lighting components and electronics for commercial and specialty

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Happy New Year from the Brown Family

We all know and love Papa Bill Brown. Well he and Norma, along with the wonderful Brown family, just spent 2 weeks in Arizona (Tanque Verde Ranch) and he shared a happy new year video with me and I want

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Tucson Electric Power helps schools boost energy efficiency

Tucson Electric Power is working with more than two dozen local schools to install energy efficiency upgrades that help can reduce energy use, lower electric bills and brighten up learning environments for children. High-efficiency lighting and other improvements are being

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EW’s Top 10 LED Picks for June 2016

Electrical Wholesaling’s Top 10 LED Product Picks for June 2016 showcased products from Beacon Product, EYE Lighting, Cree, Lutron, RAB Lighting, WAC Lighting, Feit Electric, Forest Lighting, Soraa and Litetronics. http://ewweb.com/

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Osram Supplies Laser Headlight Modules to BMW

Following on from the BMW i8, the BMW 7 Series is another range of models from the Munich car manufacturer that Osram is now equipping with a laser module for the headlights. Laser lights are the next stage in automotive

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LCA Offers EE107: Lighting Controls for Existing Buildings

The Lighting Controls Association (LCA) has published a new course to enhance its popular Education Express program. EE107 introduces students to lighting control strategies suitable for existing buildings. Authored by Craig DiLouie, LC, it outlines energy code obligations, identifies rebate

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AD Founder David Weisberg Passes Away at 89

David was an icon in the electrical industry, and worked tirelessly to support the partnership between manufacturer’s and independent distribution. He described his guiding principle in the formation of Affiliated Distributors as being to “promote a more productive partnership between

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One World Trade Center Wins 2015 Lighting Controls Innovation Award

The massive spire atop 1WTC is illuminated along its full 408-foot span, culminating in a rotating beacon at the top. That beacon, designed to be reminiscent of a light house, was originally anticipated to feature xenon lighting, as LED technology

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Are You Ready for Li-Fi?

In the office of the future, the luminaires won’t just provide light, they’ll also provide your internet connection. A new technology called Li-Fi can encode data in the light from normal LED luminaires, turning your office lights into a high-speed

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Forest LightingT8 LED Lamp

The Forest Lighting T8 LED Lamp is designed to perform efficiently in places where old-fashioned fluorescent lamps had been used and may now be installed in sanitary locations including food products manufacturing facilities, food preparation kitchens, and food serving areas.

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Turtle & Hughes Acquires Forest Hills Electrical Supply to Expand into Boston

Turtle & Hughes Inc., Linden, N.J., has acquired Forest Hills Electrical Supply, Randolph, Mass., a Boston area distributor. This allows Turtle & Hughes to service the entire Boston-to-Philadelphia corridor. “This marks our expansion into the Boston market with the acquisition

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Philips And The Future Of LED Lighting

Philips And The Future Of LED Lighting Comment Now Follow Comments In the world of consumer LED lighting, it seems there is always a new development. I recently had a chance to chat with Todd Manegold – Head of Product Marketing,

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Philips And The Future Of LED Lighting

Philips And The Future Of LED Lighting Comment Now Follow Comments In the world of consumer LED lighting, it seems there is always a new development. I recently had a chance to chat with Todd Manegold – Head of Product Marketing,

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ESFI Kicks off 2015 National Electrical Safety Month with Launch of “Electrical Safety Illustrated: That Old House, This New Update”

May is National Electrical Safety Month and the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) is kicking off its annual effort to raise awareness of potential home electrical hazards and the importance of electrical safety. This year’s campaign features the launch of

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Osram Plans Lamps Spin-off to Focus on High-tech Lighting

Germany-headquartered lighting giant Osram is eyeing a company separation along the lines of that from rival Philips, as the industry gets to grips with the revolution brought about by solid-state technologies. Source: Optics.com.

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LED Lighting to Replace Old Bulbs in Rutland Town

In a bid to save thousands of dollars in annual energy costs, Rutland Town is preparing to swap its outdated street lights for light-emitting diode, or LED, bulbs. Learn more via Rutland Herald Online.

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IS LIGHTING QUALITY SUFFERING WITH LED’S? BY JAMES R. BENYA, PE, FIES, FIALD

http://benyaburnett.com/ Lighting design is the practice of knowledgably, and often artfully, combining the necessary lighting qualities needed for a particular project. Some aspects of lighting quality, such as providing the right amount of light, are easily standardized, measured and calculated.

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