DLC New Technical Requirements for Networked Lighting Controls

The DesignLights Consortium(DLC) released a new version of its technical requirements for networked lighting controls, aiming to encourage wider market adoption of this energy saving and smart building-enabling technology by focusing on issues that are key to increasing customer confidence. Networked Lighting Control System

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DLC Publishes Report on Networked Lighting Controls and Interoperability

The DesignLights Consortium (DLC) has published a report titled “Interoperability for Networked Lighting Controls” that explores the benefits of interoperability between LED-centric solid-state lighting (SSL) systems, other building systems, and utility systems. Natural Resources Canada funded the report that identifies

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DLC SSL V5 Technical Requirements Update Due to COVID-19

 The DesignLights Consortium has responded to the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic by adjusting portions of its Technical Requirements v5.0, effective immediately. https://www.designlights.org/ The deadline to update V4.4 products to V5.0 and V5.1 has been extended by 1 month.

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DLC Seeks Technical Manager

This position will support the DLC’s networked lighting controls (NLC) platform and expansion into smart/intelligent buildings and exterior environments. The Technical Manager will develop system-level technology standards and strategic approaches to advance the adoption of connected lighting and building systems.

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DLC Issues Final Standards for Commercial LED Lighting

The DesignLights Consortium recently released the final version of its new performance standards for high-performing, solid-state commercial lighting, continuing a decade-long push to maximize efficacy and energy efficiency while promoting advances in lighting quality. Released in two phases, the standards

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ASE Lighting Savings Report

Limitations of state efficiency policies routinely result in understated energy savings potential of lighting systems, and particularly advanced lighting control technologies, inadvertently leaving substantial savings on the table. Efficiency programs that capitalize on system-level lighting efficiency measures – combining lighting

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Overview Webinar: DLC Second Draft SSL Technical Requirements V5.0

Wed, Oct 16, 2019 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT. The Version 5.0 revision to the SSL Technical Requirements is the first of a series of V5 specifications designed to improve the quality of light and connectivity of DLC listed

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SYLVANIA UltraLED™ Volumetric Troffer

Available in 2’x2′ and 2’x4′, the UltraLED Volumetric Troffer is ideal for offices, retail spaces, hallways, multipurpose rooms and hospitality. All DLC Premium listed, maximizing rebate opportunities. Offering up to 59% energy savings in retrofit applications when compared to traditional

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Testing and Reporting Requirements for DC and PoE Lamps, Luminaires, and Retrofit Kits

Products powered by Direct Current (DC) and Power over Ethernet (PoE) must comply with the provisions of this document to be eligible for listing on the DLC Solid-State Lighting Qualified Products List (SSL QPL). DC/PoE products are defined as SSL

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DesignLights Consortium Seeks Comments on Updates to Horticultural Lighting Technical Requirements

The DesignLights Consortium (DLC) today released for comment several draft changes to its performance specification for horticultural lighting products, an industry benchmark designed to boost efficiency and reduce electricity consumption in the expanding and energy-intensive indoor/vertical horticulture and cannabis cultivation

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DLC and CABA Sign Smart Buildings Collaboration Pact

The DesignLights Consortium (DLC) and the Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA) announced a new agreement designed to enhance and promote development and adoption of smart building technology. CABA is a global non-profit industry association dedicated to advancing home and intelligent

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Networked Lighting Controls & Rebates by BriteSwitch

Since the addition of a networked lighting controls category to the Design Lighting Consortium (DLC) list in 2016, it has been seen by many as the next big thing in lighting. According to DLC, these controls can save 35% or more

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DLC Updates Horticultural Lighting Testing and Reporting Requirements

The DesignLights Consortium recently announced an incremental update to the Testing and Reporting Requirements for Horticultural Lighting as Version 1.1. These revisions are designed to streamline the qualification process for horticultural luminaires and are effective immediately. https://www.designlights.org/horticultural-lighting/technical-requirements/

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DLC Releases First Draft of Solid-State Lighting Technical Requirements 5.0

Technical Requirements V5.0 will continue to accelerate broad scale energy savings by improving the quality of light and controllability of DLC listed products. V5.0 expands the benefits of LED lighting by encouraging the development of products that keep the customer

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Sigma Luminous New Luminous LED Parking Garage Fixture

Watch the video: Sigma Luminous introduces their 2nd second generation Luminous LED Parking Garage Fixture. This DLC premium rated fixture is an excellent choice for any overhang, canopy, drive thru, parking structure, and more! 40W, 55W, 75W and 100W outputs

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Register Now for the 2019 DLC Stakeholder Meeting

April 1-3, 2019,in St. Louis, Missouri, for the eighth annual DLC Stakeholder Meeting. This unique event will be unlike any Stakeholder Meeting you’ve attended in the past. The next generation of DLC policies will be changing more substantially and in different ways

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DLC Horticultural QPL Is Now Open for Product Submissions

View the Horticultural Lighting Application Instructions to begin the process of submitting a product for qualification. Horticultural applications should be submitted using the same Application Portal as SSL Applications – just be sure to select “Horticultural Application” as your Application Type when

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New DLC Report: Energy Savings Potential of DLC Commercial Lighting and Networked Lighting Controls

New research demonstrates energy savings potential that can significantly reduce our energy load over the next ten years and beyond. Energy saving opportunities for residential utility lighting programs will soon be largely exhausted due to growing market saturation and EISA

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DLC Delays Technical Requirements 4.4

Due to unforeseen delays in development, the effective date for Technical Requirements V4.4 will be postponed until the end of the month. The postponed effective date affects DLC requirements for horticultural lighting products, DC/PoE products, and field-adjustable light output products.

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Sigma Luminous Introduces the New Luminous Hawk LED High Bay

We are proud to introduce the 3rd generation Hawk LED High Bay. And best of all, they’re in stock now! These DLC premium listed high bays are an excellent choice for any warehouse, factory, and more! • 100W, 150W, 200W,

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