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Lighting

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    Lighting Controls Come of Age

    Lighting designers and manufacturers weigh in on the future of this critical system.

     
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    Remote-Source Lighting—Up Close

    From the Archive presents articles from the past 25 years, with new commentary from members of the lighting community.

     
  • National Lighting Bureau's High-Benefit Lighting Awards

     
  • Tight-Space Drill

    With LED lighting and a head length of only 3 3„4 inches, Milwaukee's M18 Cordless 3„8" Right-Angle Drill Driver might make life a bit easier for cabinet installers - or anyone who works in dark cramped quarters.

     
  • Less-Costly LEDs

    ViriBright LED Light Bulbs offer the efficiency, durability, and dimmability of LEDs at a price closer to what you'd expect to pay for high-quality compact fluorescents.

     
  • Parsons' Symposium to Address Lighting in the Developing World

    Light is taken for granted in the developing world, and it is easy to forget that, according to the World Bank, 1.6 billion people live without electricity. Students in the MFA lighting design program at the School of Constructed Environments at Parsons the New School for Design in New York have...

     
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    One-on-One with Daniel Gelman

    Interview with Daniel Gelman, CEO of Lighting Services Inc.

     
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    Convoluted Layers in the Lighting Supply Chain

    How and why it came to be this way.

     
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    Lighting the Developing World

    Parsons' Symposium addresses this global issue June 10 in New York City.

     
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    Boyd Lighting Bento Sconce

    Luminaire sconce modeled after a box to hold sake.

     
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    Alchemy Glass & Light Alchemy Glow

    An LED system that lights glass sinks from within.

     
  • NEMA Releases Consumer Guide: The 5 Ls of Lighting

    The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has released a new guide titled "The 5 Ls of Lighting: The Consumer's Guide to Choosing Energy-Efficient Lighting." The one-page guide, which can be downloaded at lightbulboptions.org, provides an overview of the upcoming Jan. 2012 changes...

     
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    Museum Lighting in the Second Decade of the 21st Century

    Are LEDs ready for the illumination of art objects?

     
  • Energy-Efficient Recessed Downlights

    LEDme Recessed Downlights offer the energy efficiency and life span of LED technology concealed within a discreet design.

     
  • Legrand/Pass & Seymour. With pre-set dimming control, automatic lighting shutoff, and optional automatic lighting activation, the Dimming Multi-way Convertible Occupancy Sensor allows homeowners to maximize energy savings as well as lighting levels. Passive infrared technology distinguishes between a person and background space, shutting off when motion is no longer detected over a range from 15 seconds to 30 minutes. Dimming is controlled via a push-button switch. 877.295.3472. www.legrand.us.

    Smart Lighting Control From Legrand

    Legrand/Pass & Seymour. With pre-set dimming control, automatic lighting shutoff, and optional automatic lighting activation, the Dimming Multi-way Convertible Occupancy Sensor allows homeowners to maximize energy savings as well as lighting levels. Passive infrared technology distinguishes...

     
  • View from ground level

    Yas Hotel

    Annual Design Review 2010: Play: Award - Yas Hotel

     
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    Solar Light

    Shed light anywhere on a property — without wiring — with Larson Electronics’ solar-powered Magnalight SPLED-5 exterior fixture.

     
  • Performance LED Lamps - Require 10 Percent of the Energy

    Feit Electric’s Performance LED lamps come in many sizes and require only 10 percent of the energy needed by comparable incandescents, says the maker.

     
  • This 2'-by-2' recessed Careena LED fixture from Zumtobel features MPO technology, which uses white and red LEDs to achieve medium color temperature (3,600 K) with maximum efficiency. With controlled light distribution at higher angles to light vertical surfaces throughout a space, Careenas soft-edged light distribution and glare control are well-suited to office applications. Its housing is made of clear anodized aluminum extrusion with a silver finish. It delivers 3,000 lumens, has integral dimming, and is compatible with DALI. The fixture features a multilayered, seamless, micropyramidal structure optic, is UL-listed for damp locations, and weighs 20 pounds. Its driver uses universal 120V/277V. zumtobel.us

    Zumtobel Careena

    A recessed fixture which uses red and white LEDs to achiece a medium color temperature.

     
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    Lighting at Work

     
 
 
 
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