March 2017: Smart Lighting

 

Knowing how light plays and today’s LED capabilities helped designers and contractors achieve a stand-alone space, the Blossom Cocktail lounge at the MGM National Harbor casino.

From high-definition panels to vibrant pinpoint light, from deep, true color to interactivity and animation,...

An interesting phrase comes up frequently in the rapidly evolving streetlight market: “real estate.” Most...

Lighting controls save energy by turning off or reducing lighting when it's not needed. The smarter the control and the more flexible the light source, the greater precision in delivering maximum energy savings. Because LED lighting is instant-on and easily controllable, outdoor lighting control now offers higher energy cost savings through flexibility.

According to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), about 160 million lamps operated in...

Just as building intelligence systems draw information about a building’s environment to help manage the...

By most standards, the United States has a highly educated populace. However, one glaring omission...

Hioki PQ3100 PQ analyzer

The quality of electric power that operates building systems has always been important, but as...


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| March 2017
Since their inclusion in the National Electrical Code (NEC), arc fault circuit interrupters (AFCIs) have brought greater protection to homes, many of which are increasingly ov

| March 2017
When It comes to technology, we occasionally turn to anyone younger—who we suspect might know more than us—for help.

| March 2017
The 2015 Residential Energy Consumption Survey (RECS), released on Feb. 27 by the U.S.

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