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Nov 25, 2014

Lutron Reopens Experience Center in South Florida

Lighting and shade control manufacturer Lutron Electronics, Coopersburg, Pa., opened the doors to its newly redesigned experience center in....More
Nov 25, 2014

Schneider Teams with Lighting Distributor to Offer Juno Lighting in Middle East

Schneider Electric’a Juno Lighting Group, Des Plaines, Ill., has expanded distribution of its LED luminaires into the Middle East in a....More
Nov 24, 2014

Staples to offer customers a solar marketplace

Staples is stepping in to add incentives for customers to install rooftop solar systems. Through a partnership with EnergySage, providers of an....More
Nov 21, 2014

Lighting Control Survey Finds Specifiers Satisfied with LED Lighting and Controls

Electrical engineers and contractors are growing comfortable with solid-state lighting technology and controls, giving it generally positive ratings....More
Nov 21, 2014

NRG eVgo to bring EV fast charging to Chicago

NRG eVgo, a subsidiary of NRG Energy that concentrates on electric vehicle charging systems, said it’s expanding its charging offerings to the....More
Nov 21, 2014

Panduit and General Cable join forces on industrial automation

Connecter and device maker Panduit and wire giant General Cable have joined forces again to offer an industrial automation connection package....More
Nov 18, 2014

GE Idles Soft White Halogen Line in Circleville

The GE Lighting plant in Circleville, Ohio, will idle its “Soft White” halogen lamp assembly line for about five weeks to let retailer demand catch....More
Nov 12, 2014

GE Lighting Invests $40 Million in LED Circuit Board Plant

GE put the finishing touches on a three-year, $40 million expansion at GE Lighting’s Hendersonville, N.C., production plant for manufacturing....More
Nov 11, 2014

DOE Releases New Recommendations for Testing and Reporting LED Luminaire Reliability

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Solid-State Lighting group and the Next Generation Lighting Industry Alliance (NGLIA) have published new....More
Nov 10, 2014

Robroy Names Rob McIlroy CEO, Peter McIlroy to Remain Chairman

Robroy Industries announced that, after a 50 year career at Robroy Industries, Peter McIlroy has decided to hand over the leadership reins of the....More
Nov 06, 2014

Brazill Brothers to Represent GE Lighting

Brazill Brothers will represent GE Lighting across three territories including New York-New Jersey, Philadelphia and Baltimore-Washington DC....More

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Jim Lucy has been wandering through the electrical market for more than 30 years, most of the time as an editor for Electrical Wholesaling, Electrical Marketing newsletter and CEE News. During that...

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Doug Chandler began writing about the electrical industry in 1992, and still finds there's never a shortage of stories to be told. So he spends his days finding them and telling them....
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