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  • Feb 10, 2015
    News

    Deadline Saturday for IES Illumination Awards

    Submissions are being accepted online for the 2015 IES Illumination Awards, and the deadline is this Saturday, Feb. 4....More
  • Feb 10, 2015
    News

    EcoSense Lighting Closes $25 Million Financing Round

    EcoSense Lighting, Los Angeles, a manufacturer of LED luminaires, closed over $25 million in financing led by Richmond Global Ventures, as well as follow-on investments from Bain Capital Ventures and Flagship Ventures....More
  • Feb 10, 2015
    blog

    Sizing Up the LED Commercial Lighting Opportunity

    Shipments of LED lamps and luminaires for commercial buildings are expected to total 10.7 billion from 2014 to 2023, according to a new study from Navigant Research, Chicago. The shift to LEDs is expected to be most dramatic in luminaires used for retrofit projects. The report, titled “Energy Efficient Lighting for Commercial Markets,” analyzes the global market for lighting in commercial buildings, including global market forecasts for unit sales, shipments and revenue through 2023....More
  • Jan 27, 2015
    blog

    White House Program Triples DOE Efforts to Promote Advanced Outdoor Lighting

    The Obama Administration last week launched a new program aimed at helping mayors in cities throughout the United States convert outdoor lighting to more advanced technology. The Presidential Challenge for Advanced Outdoor Lighting triples the goal pursued by the Department of Energy’s Better Buildings initiative, which sought to convert 500,000 outdoor light poles to LED technology. With the goal of 1.5 million poles, the administration hopes to...More
  • Jan 23, 2015
    blog

    CFL shipments lag, but T12s grow

    NEMA’s shipment index for T12 lamps beat the previous two quarters by advancing 8.6% from the second quarter to the third. In contrast, shipments of T5 and T8 lamps decreased by 6.6% and 11.1%, respectively....More
  • Jan 16, 2015
    blog

    Cree files complaints against Feit Electric

    Cree filed intellectual property and false-advertising complaints against Feit Electric Co. and its Taiwanese supplier, Unity Opto Technology Co., alleging that Feit engaged in “false and misleading advertising claims,” specifically that they say their products meet specifications required by the Energy Star program, and that the defendants infringed 10 of Cree’s lighting-related patents....More
  • Jan 13, 2015
    blog

    Hubbell Building Automation Joins CLA

    The Connected Lighting Alliance encourages open-source compatibility between companies and products while removing confusion for consumers in the marketplace....More
  • Jan 9, 2015
    blog

    Commissioning costs drive shift to fixture-level lighting control

    IHS Technology, increasing emphasis on reducing commissioning costs associated with lighting is promoting the use of more distributed lighting control architectures with fixture-level control....More
  • Jan 9, 2015
    blog

    New York dark skies bill a model for outdoor lighting

    NEMA has worked for several years with a coalition of the nation’s major industry and advocacy groups that are concerned with quality lighting in the U.S., including the International Association of Lighting Designers, Illuminating Engineering Society, and International Dark-Sky Association, all of whom played a significant role in passing this legislation....More
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