Monthly Archives: January 2017

2017 IES Illumination Awards Accepting Submissions

Submissions are now being accepted for the IES’ 2017 Illumination Awards program via the Illumination Awards portal. The deadline is February 17, 2017. The entry fee is $125 per project. https://iesilluminationawards.secure-platform.com/a/organizations/main/home

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Lighting Controls Association Publishes Lighting Controls Guide for Open Offices

Hoteling, hot-desking and other open office design trends are increasing demands for lighting flexibility. Meanwhile, commercial building energy codes are increasing demands for energy efficiency. A well-designed lighting and control system can maximize both of these objectives. Authored by Steve

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Lighting Based Indoor Positioning Revolutionizes US Stores

Acuity Brands claims it has now deployed lighting-based indoor positioning systems (IPS) in swathes of retail space across the US. The company made the boast in a joint show of force with Microsoft, with which Acuity has been developing IoT

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Montreal Opts for Less Intense LED Lighting for Residential Areas

The city of Montreal, after weeks of debate and dilemma, has finally decided to cancel the plan to install high-intensity LED lighting, replacing 132,000 streetlights citywide, over fears that the blue-white LED light can cause health problems and add to

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KFORCE Technology

Electrical Engineer – Power / Lighting Kforce has a client that is seeking an Electrical Engineer in Phoenix, AZ. Summary: As an Electrical Engineer the ideal candidate will be responsible for the design of electrical systems from schematics through construction

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RELO from CyberCoders

Lead Electrical Engineer / Power Distribution & Lighting / Jacksonville, FL About the Job Are you a Senior Electrical Engineer with 15+ years of Power Distribution and Lighting experience, and are in Management? Are you willing to Relocate (expenses paid)

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Straits Lighting Company, Brighton, MI

LED Lighting Sales Representative Job Summary We are seeking a highly motivated and energetic outside LED Lighting sales representative to join our growing team. As an outside sales representative, you will be responsible for prospecting and expanding the customer base.

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ULINE

Product Manager – Lighting Uline seeks a Product Manager to manage their lighting product lines at its Corporate Headquarters in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin (south of Milwaukee). Click here for more information.

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New Ushio 95+ CRI Uphoria Edge LED MR16 with High R9 Value

Available in 7W, these LED MR16s offer an energy saving alternative while providing excellent color rendering with a high R9 showing more vibrant reds. With the form, fit and function of traditional halogen MR16 lamps, these dimmable LEDs are lightweight

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The Whole Customer Value-Added Proposition by Bill Attardi

Let me define what I mean before I relate it to the lighting industry. Much has been written about the value proposition, the almost holy value proposition. You mean you do not know what your value proposition is….shame / shame!

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DOE Publishes New CALiPER Snapshot on Troffers

Among the key findings of the Snapshot, which is based on DOE’s LED Lighting Facts® database: • The efficacy of LED troffers is notably higher than what’s typical of troffers that are fitted with fluorescent lamps. About 10% of the

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NAILD to Examine Future of Lighting at 40th Annual Conference

The National Association of Innovative Lighting Distributors will kick off its 40th anniversary with its annual conference, “Lighting the Past, Illuminating the Future,” Feb. 19-22 at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Florida. The conference will offer lighting distributors and vendors

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Hubbell Lighting Unveils the Newly Renovated Lighting Solutions Center

25,000 Square Foot Space Dedicated to the Art and Science of Lighting and Controls Technology Hubbell Lighting announced that it has cut the ribbon on its newly renovated Lighting Solutions Center (“LSC”). The LSC, based in Hubbell Lighting’s headquarters in

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CLTC Kicks Off Life Testing For Commercial LED Products

Recently, CLTC energized a round of life testing focused on evaluating commercially available medium screw base and linear LED replacement lamp solutions on behalf of the California Energy Commission! This work serves to provide our industry with independent lamp testing

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Osram’s Sale of Ledvance Anticipated to Receive Green Light from German Government by 2Q17

Last July, IDG and its lighting partner MLS proposed to acquire LEDVANCE for US $439.58 million. Yiwu State-owned Assets Operation Center and MLS will each hold a 36% stake and IDG Capital Partners will own 28% stake in LEDVANCE following

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Guided Bus Tour in LA at the 2017 DOE SSL R&D Workshop

The Los Angeles Bureau of Street Lighting manages the nation’s second largest municipal street lighting system, which to date has converted more than 170,000 streetlights to LED technology. Los Angeles is also at the forefront of connected lighting, investigating remote

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NEMA High-Intensity Discharge Lamps Standard Now Available

A new version of ANSI C78.380 American National Standard for Electric Lamps—High-Intensity Discharge Lamps was released by ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C78, as announced by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA). This standard describes a system for the designation of

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Intelligent Cloud-Based Street Lighting System

Lighting Reality, a UK-based company, is all set to revolutionize street lighting by using cloud computing. In the new street lighting system, users can automate the analysis of luminaires, which helps manufacturers and electricity departments to calculate how a product

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New ENERGY STAR® Certified USHIO Utopia™ 3 LED A19 Lamps

Ushio America delivers a true omni-directional LED replacement for the popular 60W A19 incandescent lamps. These dimmable LED A19 lamps replicate the form, fit and function of traditional E26 base incandescent A19 lamps and last up to 25 times longer.

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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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