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The SaveOnEnergy.com® Electricity Bill Report: Who paid the most, least?

Most state electricity comparisons are made on the basis of electricity rates, usually expressed in cents per kilowatt hours (kWh). It’s a number that doesn’t mean much to average users, who care more about that figure on the bottom line

GE Current’s 365DisInFx™ Technology is Different

365DisInFx™ technology leverages a business’ existing lighting infrastructure to deliver germicidal ultraviolet (UV) light in places where people gather. Current’s patented technology is proven to reduce common pathogens on surfaces, and multiple application tests and end-user pilots are underway. With products

Coronet Enters GUV Market with Upper-Room Disinfection Solution

Coronet’s GUV series brings proven technology from the medical community to commercial spaces, providing direct high CRI white lighting with indirect 275 nanometer UVC to provide safe, effective Upper-Room Germicidal disinfection. Coronet integrates UV-C lighting at 275 nanometers (nm) into

Delta Electronics Obtains Energy-Saving Street Light PFI for New Taipei City

Delta Electronics announced on the 19th that the company has obtained the phase 2 project of the energy-saving street light replacement and maintenance PFI (private finance initiative) for the 13 administrative districts in the north of New Taipei City, after

DOE Study Examines Age-Related Changes in LED Device Efficiency and Optical Performance

Lighting application efficiency (LAE) describes the efficient delivery of light from the light source to the lighted task and is viewed as a new frontier—increasing energy savings with solid-state lighting (SSL) technologies. The framework for LAE that is proposed by

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St Pancras Deploys UV-C Robots to Reassure Rail Passengers

ST PANCRAS International in London has become the first train station in the world to deploy UV-C lighting robots in the fight against coronavirus. It says the cleaning robots will help eradicate viruses throughout the station’s concourse and facilities and reassure

Ushio Care222® Far UV-C Excimer Mercury-Free Lamps

The filtered Care222 lamps can be safely used not only in unoccupied spaces but also in occupied spaces without posing a health risk to humans when used within the current exposure limits recommended by the American Conference of Governmental Industrial

PureEdge Lighting’s Truline Is a Plaster in LED Lighting System

The Original 5/8″ solution offering functionality and versatility, TrueLine is available in .5”, 1” and 1.6” track width options and a market leading custom length of up to 40 feet! Let the drywall be your canvas, the highly adaptable linear

UV Lighting to Prevent, Contain and Remove Pathogens by Matt Deloge, Johnson Controls

We continue to see a steady flow of press materials about the ultraviolet (UV) lighting sector, especially with regard to the coronavirus. Johnson Controls posted a short video breaking down the way UV can be used in disinfection. The video

COVID-19’s Impact on the Electrical Market: Economic Indicators to Track

Need to know which way the electrical market is headed? Jim Lucy, Electrical Wholesaling’s Editor-in-Chief, offers fresh analysis of the economic impact the COVID-19 coronavirus is having on the industry. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=169&v=gWb4FlWdBxY&feature=em b_logo

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Cree Smart Bulbs Change Color for Just $10

Cree’s new line of hub-free smart bulbs include a color-changing 100-watt replacement bulb as well as indoor and outdoor floodlights. The Cree Connected Max series of smart bulbs need no hub to connect with Alexa or Google. Pricing starts at

EW’s Top 10 Product Picks for October 2020

Congratulations to the project managers and marketing teams of ABB, Arlington, CEMBRE, Distech Controls, EXAIR, Greaves, KNIPEX Tools, Leviton, Milwaukee Tool and WAGO for having their products selected for this month’s Top 10 Product Picks. Do you have a product

SLG Introduces New Slim Architectural Linear Pendant for Commercial Applications

Ideal for offices, lobbies, retail settings, educational facilities, and any open spaces that require a unique and elegant architectural lighting design, the Slim Architectural Linear Pendant’s versatile, modular system has been expertly engineered to meet the unique needs of the

LSI Industries Launches New Optic for Outdoor Automotive Dealership Applications

LSI Industries announced that it has introduced a new, high-performance silicone optic for outdoor lighting applications at automotive dealerships.  In addition to LSI’s current family of silicone optics that are designed to focus light on front row displays, the new

MaxLite CPL Series Offers Versatility for Canopy/Parking Garage Applications

With a full range of wattages and control options to choose from, the MaxLite CPL Series is a versatile solution for value engineering parking garage and canopy lighting projects. An ideal retrofit for 100-250W metal halide fixtures, the LED Low-Profile

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