Lighting & Control http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6613/more en Lighting Captures Significant Share of Home Automation Market http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lighting-captures-significant-share-home-automation-market <div class="node-body article-body">According to research from the ABB Group, the following segments made up the home automation market in last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lighting-captures-significant-share-home-automation-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lighting-captures-significant-share-home-automation-market#comments Lighting & Control Fri, 04 Sep 2015 16:36:00 +0000 126991 at http://ecmweb.com 7 Energy-Saving Lighting Control Strategies http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/7-energy-saving-lighting-control-strategies <div class="node-body gallery-body">These seven lighting control strategies offer potential savings of anywhere from 5% to 60% of total lighting load. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/7-energy-saving-lighting-control-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/7-energy-saving-lighting-control-strategies#comments Lighting & Control Galleries Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:00:00 +0000 126021 at http://ecmweb.com Lightfair International 2015 Field Report http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightfair-international-2015-field-report <div class="node-body article-body">This year’s event embraced higher power LEDs, expanded wireless applications, and better color consistency </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightfair-international-2015-field-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightfair-international-2015-field-report#comments Lighting & Control Contractor Silver Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:31:00 +0000 125101 at http://ecmweb.com Lighting Controls Association Takes a Look at DOE Study on Building Stock http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lighting-controls-association-takes-look-doe-study-building-stock <div class="node-body article-body"> Over at the Lighting Controls Association’s website, lighting writer Craig DiLouie shares his insights from the survey’s results. He found that automatic lighting controls have significantly gained in popularity in commercial buildings, a trend that by other measures has further increased since the time of the survey.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lighting-controls-association-takes-look-doe-study-building-stock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lighting-controls-association-takes-look-doe-study-building-stock#comments Lighting & Control Wed, 15 Jul 2015 14:52:00 +0000 125011 at http://ecmweb.com Andrew Burton/Getty Images News NEMA Best Practices White Paper Highlights Rupture Risk in Metal Halides http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nema-best-practices-white-paper-highlights-rupture-risk-metal-halides <div class="node-body article-body">The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), Rosslyn, Va., has released a new white paper about managing rupture risks in metal halide lighting systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nema-best-practices-white-paper-highlights-rupture-risk-metal-halides" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nema-best-practices-white-paper-highlights-rupture-risk-metal-halides#comments Lighting & Control News Mon, 22 Jun 2015 19:50:00 +0000 122271 at http://ecmweb.com Photo: Gerben49 from nl / CC BY-SA 3.0 Energy Management Collaborative Secures Incentives for Ohio Lighting Projects http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/energy-management-collaborative-secures-incentives-ohio-lighting-projects <div class="node-body article-body">Energy Management Collaborative (EMC), a provider of lighting and related services, based in Plymouth, Minn., was awarded $450,000 in incentives through the AEP Ohio Bid4efficiency Program. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/energy-management-collaborative-secures-incentives-ohio-lighting-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/energy-management-collaborative-secures-incentives-ohio-lighting-projects#comments Lighting & Control Mon, 15 Jun 2015 16:05:00 +0000 121361 at http://ecmweb.com <p>Once thoroughly modern, fluorescent tube lighting such as seen in this 1969 London data center is ripe for replacement with LEDs.</p> Photo by Central Press/Getty Images Cree Recalls LED T8 Lamps Due to Burn Hazard http://ecmweb.com/safety/cree-recalls-led-t8-lamps-due-burn-hazard <div class="node-body article-body">The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Cree Inc. announced the recall of 700,000 LED T8 lamps due to electrical arcing that may cause the lamp to overheat and melt, posing a burn hazard for users. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/safety/cree-recalls-led-t8-lamps-due-burn-hazard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/safety/cree-recalls-led-t8-lamps-due-burn-hazard#comments Lighting & Control News Safety Wed, 10 Jun 2015 14:39:00 +0000 120561 at http://ecmweb.com Photo courtesy of Cree Puget Sound Energy Turns Transmission Tower into Art http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/puget-sound-energy-turns-transmission-tower-art <div class="node-body article-body">Sollod's design called for painting the pole deep blue, then installing 13 stainless steel bands spaced incrementally wider from each other as the pole rises. Sollod then installed 13 Plexineon fixtures from iLight Technologies atop the bands, creating rings of light.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/puget-sound-energy-turns-transmission-tower-art" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/puget-sound-energy-turns-transmission-tower-art#comments Lighting & Control Tue, 09 Jun 2015 20:15:00 +0000 120531 at http://ecmweb.com <p>Puget Sound Energy turned a transmission tower into a commissioned work of art.</p> Photo by Ellen Sollod NEMA Publishes Standard for Roadway and Area Lighting Equipment—Luminaire Attachments http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nema-publishes-standard-roadway-and-area-lighting-equipment-luminaire-attachments <div class="node-body article-body">The National Electrical Manufacturers Association has published "ANSI C136.3-2014 American National Standard for Roadway and Area Lighting Equipment—Luminaire Attachments." </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nema-publishes-standard-roadway-and-area-lighting-equipment-luminaire-attachments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nema-publishes-standard-roadway-and-area-lighting-equipment-luminaire-attachments#comments Lighting & Control News Thu, 28 May 2015 14:39:00 +0000 119211 at http://ecmweb.com Fuse/iStock/Thinkstock LRC Study on Emergency Visual Alarms Defines New Metric http://ecmweb.com/news/lrc-study-emergency-visual-alarms-defines-new-metric <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers at the Lighting Research Center (LRC) carried out experiments to measure occupants’ ability to detect visual alarms outside their field of view under different room light levels and while performing different visual tasks. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/news/lrc-study-emergency-visual-alarms-defines-new-metric" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/news/lrc-study-emergency-visual-alarms-defines-new-metric#comments Lighting & Control News Tue, 26 May 2015 20:46:00 +0000 118941 at http://ecmweb.com