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Shining a Light on Occupancy and Vacancy Sensors

Intermatic, Inc.

Shining a Light on Occupancy and Vacancy Sensors

If you grew up like I did, in a home where thriftiness was highly valued, you likely heard the phrase “Turn off those lights!” on a regular basis. Leaving lights on in empty rooms was seen as a sign of laziness and wastefulness. Over the past decade, a number of energy codes have picked up on this message, with mandates for sensing and controls to help reduce electricity use and the greenhouse gas emissions that might be related to its production.
How to Ensure Lighting Controls Match the Longevity of Today’s LEDs

Intermatic, Inc.

How to Ensure Lighting Controls Match the Longevity of Today’s LEDs

I’m currently in the process of planning a kitchen remodeling project and learning even more about LED lighting in the process. For example, one of the electricians looking over the room for an estimate noted that his company pretty much only works with dedicated LED downlights, now – in other words, fixtures that work with embedded LEDs, rather than more generic units that would work with LED bulbs – or any other kind of bulb, for that matter.
Smart Panelboards – Making Smart Homes Even Smarter

Leviton Manufacturing Company

Smart Panelboards – Making Smart Homes Even Smarter

I'm not a spring chicken by any stretch of the imagination. But I'm not technology challenged, either. Fired up my first computer in the '80s, and I've had a love affair with tech ever since. Don't tell my wife, okay?

Seriously though, I do like my tech and use it to make life easier for me. I have high-speed internet in the 1 gigabyte range, flying over fiber optics supplied by my electric company.
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Intelligent Power and High Voltage GCBs

ABB

Intelligent Power and High Voltage GCBs

I thought my phone was smart … well, it is. Probably smarter than me by a long shot. In fact, the phone is the least intelligent part of the device. With all the technologies packed into on small device, a smartphone handles everything from online banking to document generation.

But … have you heard of an intelligent breaker?
Moving Toward a Greener, Safer, More Reliable Power Grid

ABB

Moving Toward a Greener, Safer, More Reliable Power Grid

As the power requirements for our connected world grow at an increasingly faster pace, a more reliable means of generating and monitoring that power is a necessity. Old systems need upgrading or retrofitting to keep up with the demand.
Wireless Helps Contractors Work Smarter Not Harder

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Wireless Helps Contractors Work Smarter Not Harder

Lighting impacts virtually every aspect of a building, and as a result, contractors are always looking for solutions that make lighting control easier to estimate, faster to install, and more profitable.
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