Philips, Cisco on Brink of Connected Lighting Partnership

Details of the hook-up between the world’s largest lighting company, Philips, and $49.2 billion Internet stalwart Cisco, are still sketchy. But it will almost certainly include using Ethernet cables to provide low-voltage electricity to LED lighting and to use those

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Global Lighting Technologies White Paper

Light Guide Technology Enables Uniform and Bi-Directional Distribution from LEDs in General Lighting Applications. Fixture manufacturers have sought a solution for use in suspended light fixtures that will allow the light to be distributed upward, for indirect illumination, as well

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Checking Air Quality, Rerouting Traffic… Streetlights Aren’t Just For Lighting Anymore

Lighting has gone digital with the advent of LEDs, and with that, streetlights are starting to double up not only as light sources, but also as information technology do-it-alls that will help cities monitor and control everything from traffic to

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LEDs Deliver more control and intelligence, as SSL aesthetics and performance advance

The exhibits at this year’s LightFair International (LFI) bristled with the latest new LED-based products, performance advances, innovative indoor and outdoor lighting fixtures, novel retrofit approaches, and dazzling remote control and networking methods from anywhere and by just about anyone

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Making The Case For Control & Monitoring Systems For Municipal Street Light Installations

Municipal streetlight installations can save money using LEDs. A lot of money can be wasted if cities don’t also install a control and monitoring system for maintenance. LED street lighting by itself commonly saves around 50 percent or sometimes even

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BASEBALL & LIGHTING – GETTING IT RIGHT

Is there anything more traditional than Baseball and Lighting? American as apple pie so they say…. I just came back from Lightfair. What a show, better than ever. I just love what’s happening to the lighting industry. Both the new

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