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Get BUG-gy to Control Outdoor Light Pollution

Hubbell Lighting

Get BUG-gy to Control Outdoor Light Pollution

Controlling commercial outdoor lighting isn’t only important for energy efficiency, it’s also important for human and animal health. Excessive outdoor lighting can affect sleeping patterns, impact bird migration and deprive all of us of views of the nighttime sky.
Don’t Be Blue – Outdoor Lighting Has Warmed Up

Hubbell Lighting

Don’t Be Blue – Outdoor Lighting Has Warmed Up

Correlated color temperature (CCT) has become a hot topic in commercial outdoor lighting, as many have argued LED-based fixtures are just too, well, cool. In part, this is because this newer technology produces a different kind of light than the high-pressure sodium and metal halide fixtures we all became accustomed to during those technologies’ decades of outdoor use.
Hang a Fan or Fixture Wherever You Need It

Arlington Industries, Inc.

Hang a Fan or Fixture Wherever You Need It

There are great products that make a contractor's life easier as far as fan and fixture placement is concerned. Whether you're doing new construction or retrofit "old work," there are box options that make installs easier.

And some of them keep the drywall guys from messing with you.
Arlington SNAP2IT Connectors
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Simple, Touchless Lighting Control Solutions – Help Slow the Spread of Germs

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Simple, Touchless Lighting Control Solutions – Help Slow the Spread of Germs

With Lutron flexible, wireless lighting control solutions you can rapidly reconfigure existing spaces to promote social distancing, help reduce the number of things employees and visitors have to touch during the day and install up to 70% faster than a wired solution.
May it be a light to you … when all other lights go out

Voltec Power & Lighting

May it be a light to you … when all other lights go out

If you're a J.R.R. Tolkien fan, you recognized that headline reference. Or if you're a movie buff and watched the Lord of the Rings trilogy, you're familiar with the little jar of liquid that lit up when you talked to it.

But in any case, if you're an electrician, you've been in dark places because of power outages or new construction.

I've been in my share of them, for sure.
Smart Home Energy Savings in the Digitally Connected Age

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Smart Home Energy Savings in the Digitally Connected Age

There's no denying it. We've come light years from the age of campfires and candlesticks. The invention of electricity sparked a new era in many areas and industries.

From Ben Franklin's famous kite experiment in 1752 to Michael Faraday's research in the 1830's, the harnessing of this powerful energy source made a change in the way we work and live and play.
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