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True Wires-Free Operation Comes to Lighting Controls

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

True Wires-Free Operation Comes to Lighting Controls

Wireless lighting controls using Wi-Fi communications are nothing new – Philips introduced its Hue wireless bulbs back in 2012. The ability to dim lights and set scenes using a smartphone app was a big step forward from traditional, wall-mounted on/off and dimming switches.
Child Safety … Is It Worth the Money?

Eaton Corporation

Child Safety … Is It Worth the Money?

Kids. You've got to love the little rug rats. It's so much fun to watch as they scoot around the floor. For years, my wife ran a childcare service from our home.

We also have three grandkids of our own, all of them girls. The oldest is seven (going on 15) and the other two are four-year-old twins.
Wireless Controls Bring Easy Energy Savings to Commercial Building Retrofits

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Wireless Controls Bring Easy Energy Savings to Commercial Building Retrofits

Commercial building owners pondering renovations are quickly learning that building energy codes are getting stricter. Those codes are based on national standards that are increasingly focused on how lighting is controlled. The upshot is that any new lighting installations have to include some form of sensing to ensure that light fixtures aren’t turned on when they aren’t needed.
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Lighting to Help Keep You Safe and Clean

Hubbell Lighting

Lighting to Help Keep You Safe and Clean

Don’t look now, but those new light fixtures in your lab, office or cafeteria may be doing a lot more than illuminating the space.

They may also be actively disinfecting your immediate surroundings, suppressing the growth of a wide range of common bacteria, molds, fungi and yeast that can lead to individual and public health risks.
Floor Boxes (and Floor Box Accessories)

Arlington Industries, Inc.

Floor Boxes (and Floor Box Accessories)

It was during a lecture in the school auditorium where I came across my first floor box. I was bored to death and looking around for something to pass the time. When I glanced down, I noticed a brass device on the floor beneath me.

It had what looked like a round cover with a slot in the middle. Just perfect for sticking in a quarter and turning.

Sure enough, the lid came off and an electrical outlet appeared before my eyes.
LITEISTRY Line from Prescolite Promises A “Quiet Ceiling” and Uniform Look

Prescolite

LITEISTRY Line from Prescolite Promises A “Quiet Ceiling” and Uniform Look

Prescolite, a Hubbell Lighting brand, has announced a new series of architectural downlighting it promises will help designers create a truly “quiet ceiling” in commercial applications.

Quiet ceilings, the company explains, have do to with lighting fixtures being unobtrusive in their own right. With a quiet ceiling, the light coming from the fixture is what is highlighted and noticed, not the physical structure of the luminaire or fixture itself.
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