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RLM Lighting Has Come Out of the Barn

Kichler Lighting

RLM Lighting Has Come Out of the Barn

The great American architect Louis Sullivan was famous for coining the phrase “form follows function,” a maxim that defined many of his own buildings. Essentially, he meant that the shape of an object (or building) should be based on the function it’s intended to serve.
Beam Spread Basics for Getting Industrial Lighting Where It’s Needed

Appleton Grp LLC

Beam Spread Basics for Getting Industrial Lighting Where It’s Needed

Industrial settings can pose harsh conditions for light fixtures. Temperature extremes, corrosive environments and complicated spatial arrangements can combine to create a need for hardy equipment that can be adapted to meet a broad range of lighting requirements.
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.
LED Temporary Work Site Lighting
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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.
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.
Latest Advancements Allow Standalone Area Lighting – No Wires Required

Light Efficient Design

Latest Advancements Allow Standalone Area Lighting – No Wires Required

Off-grid lighting products were once restricted to truly off-grid locations. Old-school lead-acid batteries needed regular maintenance and the added costs made these fixtures only practical where wiring simply wasn’t possible, in applications like remote cell towers or other such locations. That’s changing quickly, though. New all-in-one options combine high-efficiency LED fixtures with attached solar panels and lithium-ion batteries, creating affordable new possibilities for wires-free area lighting installations, even in dense urban locations.
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Lutron C·L is now LED+
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Make code-compliant installations simple with Vive Wireless lighting solutions
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Vive Wireless: Work Smarter, Not Harder
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