Lighting & Control http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6613/more en Wireless Control Systems for Smart Buildings are Expected to Reach $434 Million in Annual Revenue by 2023 http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/wireless-control-systems-smart-buildings-are-expected-reach-434-million-annual-reve <div class="node-body article-body">A recent report from Navigant Research examines the state of the global wireless building controls industry, including global market forecasts for wireless node unit shipments and revenue through 2023.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/wireless-control-systems-smart-buildings-are-expected-reach-434-million-annual-reve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/wireless-control-systems-smart-buildings-are-expected-reach-434-million-annual-reve#comments Lighting & Control News Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:32:00 +0000 56401 at http://ecmweb.com william87/iStock/Thinkstock California Title 24: Lighting a Path to Sustainability http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/california-title-24-lighting-path-sustainability <div class="node-body article-body">The new California Title 24 Part 6, 2013 Building Energy Efficiency Standard, which covers lighting controls and other electrical equipment, became effective in July 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/california-title-24-lighting-path-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/california-title-24-lighting-path-sustainability#comments Green Building Lighting & Control Contractor Silver Tue, 18 Nov 2014 21:31:00 +0000 56201 at http://ecmweb.com 7 Things You Probably Didn't Know About LEDs http://ecmweb.com/galleries/7-things-you-probably-didnt-know-about-leds <div class="field-byline"> EC&amp;M Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Think you know everything about LEDs? You may be surprised.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/galleries/7-things-you-probably-didnt-know-about-leds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/galleries/7-things-you-probably-didnt-know-about-leds#comments Lighting & Control Galleries Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:00:00 +0000 55991 at http://ecmweb.com Lightbulb Cartel a Dark Spot in Lighting History http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightbulb-cartel-dark-spot-lighting-history <div class="node-body article-body">In 1924, a group of leading international businessmen gathered in Geneva for a meeting that would alter the lighting world for decades to come.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightbulb-cartel-dark-spot-lighting-history" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/lightbulb-cartel-dark-spot-lighting-history#comments Lighting & Control Around the Circuit Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:03:00 +0000 55141 at http://ecmweb.com choness/iStock/Thinkstock Area Lighting: LED vs. Traditional Lighting Comparison http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/area-lighting-led-vs-traditional-lighting-comparison <div class="node-body article-body">In 2009, Southern Company and Mississippi Power worked with the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) to launch an investigation into the use of LED technology for area lighting. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/area-lighting-led-vs-traditional-lighting-comparison" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/area-lighting-led-vs-traditional-lighting-comparison#comments Lighting & Control Silver Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:08:00 +0000 54481 at http://ecmweb.com Nobel Prize for Physics Awarded for Invention of Blue LED http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nobel-prize-physics-awarded-invention-blue-led <div class="node-body article-body">Japanese scientists Isamu Akasaki and Hiroshi Amano and American Shuji Nakamura won the 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics for inventing the blue LED,</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nobel-prize-physics-awarded-invention-blue-led" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nobel-prize-physics-awarded-invention-blue-led#comments Lighting & Control Around the Circuit Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:13:00 +0000 54321 at http://ecmweb.com MEHMET CAN/iStock/Thinkstock Residential Lighting Control Installations Forecast at $4.6 Billion by 2023 http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/residential-lighting-control-installations-forecast-46-billion-2023 <div class="node-body article-body">Navigant sees drivers beyond the desire to reduce energy costs behind the change. The most important factor, they said in a release, is homeowners being drawn into the range of new uses that controllable and networked LED lighting systems can bring. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/residential-lighting-control-installations-forecast-46-billion-2023" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/residential-lighting-control-installations-forecast-46-billion-2023#comments Lighting & Control Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:22:00 +0000 54311 at http://ecmweb.com <p>New LED replacements for MR16 halogen lamps, such as these recently introduced by Soraa, will help solid-state lighting continue to penetrate the residential market worldwide over the next 9 years.</p> Technology May Be to Blame for Flat Lighting Systems Index http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/technology-may-be-blame-flat-lighting-systems-index <div class="node-body article-body">The National Lighting Bureau speculates that technology may be at least partly to blame for the lack of significant overall change (a 0.1% increase) between first- and second-quarter 2014 lighting-equipment demand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/technology-may-be-blame-flat-lighting-systems-index" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/technology-may-be-blame-flat-lighting-systems-index#comments Lighting & Control News Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:50:00 +0000 54101 at http://ecmweb.com Incandescent A-Line Lamps Decline Sharply in Second Quarter http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/incandescent-line-lamps-decline-sharply-second-quarter <div class="node-body article-body">NEMA’s shipments index for incandescent A-line lamps dropped sharply during 2014Q2, declining 61.2% as the full effect of EISA 2007 lamp efficiency regulations took hold during the first six months of the year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/incandescent-line-lamps-decline-sharply-second-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/incandescent-line-lamps-decline-sharply-second-quarter#comments Lighting & Control News Wed, 08 Oct 2014 19:27:00 +0000 54011 at http://ecmweb.com Dmitry Guzhanin/iStock/Thinkstock NEMA Updates White Paper on Lighting Controls Terminology http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nema-updates-white-paper-lighting-controls-terminology <div class="node-body article-body">NEMA published an updated white paper to clarify the terminology used in design and specification of daylight responsive lighting controls.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nema-updates-white-paper-lighting-controls-terminology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/nema-updates-white-paper-lighting-controls-terminology#comments Lighting & Control Around the Circuit Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:17:00 +0000 53301 at http://ecmweb.com