Lighting en Minnesota Twins to Open Season Under New Lights <div class="field-deck"> A new lighting and controls system from Eaton's Ephesus Lighting will cut energy consumption by up to 75%. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The system being installed at Target Field features Eaton’s Ephesus Stadium Pro fixtures to illuminate the playing field, plus color accent lighting under the perimeter of the seating area canopy.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:39:00 +0000 38741 at <p>The Minnesota Twins&#39; Target Field is one of five Major League Baseball parks that will be enjoying new Ephesus lighting systems this season.</p> Photo credit: Eaton Corp. Top 10 LED Picks for March 2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Our March, 2017 picks are in for the Top 10 LEDs of the month and we would like to congratulate the folks from Barron Lighting, Douglas Lighting Controls, Focal Point, Hubbell Lighting, HyLiteLED Lighting/ARVA, Killark Lighting, Leviton, Nora Lighting, Tridonic and Zumtobel.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting Gallery Barron Lighting Douglas Lighting Controls Focal Point Hubbell Lighting HyLiteLED Lighting/ARVA Killark Lighting Leviton Nora Lighting Tridonic and Zumtobel Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:23:00 +0000 38711 at Lutron Electronics Recognizes Lighting Showroom Excellence <div class="field-deck"> Now in their sixth year, Lutron’s 5-Star awards recognize exclusive lighting showrooms that are the ultimate destination for showcasing Lutron products. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The awards honor lighting showrooms that provide an immersive experience for customers to see and feel Lutron products, actively engaging and intriguing their clients. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Fri, 10 Mar 2017 18:17:00 +0000 38701 at <p>The lighting showroom at Warshauer Electric&#39;s Lighting Design Center in Tinton Falls, NJ, helps them promote and merchandise Lutron&rsquo;s full line of shading solutions including dual roller shades, blackouts, Triathlon, pleated, venetians, draperies and romans.</p> Photo courtesy of Lutron Electronics Ecobain Vertical Farms in Canada Go LED <div class="field-deck"> The facility converted to Philips GreenPower LEDs for improved crop quality. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The operation was established in 2013 and is the first commercial vertical farming operation in Saskatchewan. The facility produces 18,000 pounds of produce each year in less than 1,400 square feet.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting Silver Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:52:00 +0000 38551 at <p>Philips Lighting and Ecobain Gardens Transform First Commercial Vertical Farm Operation in Canada.</p> (Photo: Business Wire) Lighting Showcases Design Firm's San Francisco Offices <div class="node-body article-body">The firm used an open floorplan, which presents challenges for lighting designers. “With few physical features to delineate workspaces, light fixtures must help define each area, highlight task areas, and direct traffic, all while being unobtrusive and easily managed.”</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:32:00 +0000 38501 at Scott Pease Photography, via Acuity Brands Homes Get Smart <div class="field-deck"> A burst of new interest in connected devices and responsive systems is bringing old dreams of the smart home to the real world. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In earlier visions of smart homes, it looked like electrical distributors could be key players in bringing the systems to market. That’s no longer the way it looks, but within the build-out of smart home capabilities many areas exist where distributors will have the opportunity to play a role.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Electrical Market 101 Lighting Sales Gold Tue, 14 Feb 2017 18:35:00 +0000 38341 at Copyright Ethan Miller, Getty Images England’s Ashmolean Museum Lights Up with LEDs <div class="field-deck"> Soraa light engines and fiber-optic technologies give the museum's displays a fresh look for the long term. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In 2015, seeing the dramatic improvements in efficiency and lighting quality of LED light sources, the museum leadership chose to replace its existing halogen lighting. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:03:00 +0000 38291 at <p>By employing the new Soraa LED light engines versus the previous halogen lamps, the museum expects to save nearly 75% in energy costs associated with lighting.</p> Photo courtesy of Soraa Iowa Car Dealer’s Switch to LED Saves Money and Improves Look <div class="node-body article-body">The management team at Karl Chevrolet knew they wanted to replace the lot’s legacy 1,000W metal-halide fixtures but needed a proven 1:1 replacement as well as a controls solution that was both affordable and compliant with the local utility’s program requirements to qualify for a custom rebate.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Tue, 07 Feb 2017 17:25:00 +0000 38271 at Image from Hubbell Lighting Better Lighting for Tunnel in Swiss Alps <div class="node-body article-body">The entrances to and exits from tunnels are high-risk areas for accidents because the lighting conditions change so abruptly. The risk can be reduced, however, with the right artificial lighting. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Wed, 25 Jan 2017 15:55:00 +0000 38191 at <p>The Schallberg tunnel in the Swiss Alps near Brig, Switzerland, replaced its 1970s lighting system with state of the art LED lighting.</p> Photo courtesy of Tridonic Top 10 LED Picks for January 2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body">January's Top 10 LED Products are in and EW's editors would like to congratulate the product management teams from Acclaim Lighting, Appleton Emerson, Auroralight, Barron Lighting, Bulbrite, Easy Lite Co., Econosense, HyLite LED Lighting, JESCO Lighting and Wattstopper/Legrand.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting Gallery Acclaim Lighting Appleton Emerson Auroralight Barron Lighting Bulbrite Easy Lite Co. Econosense HyLite LED Lighting JESCO Lighting and Wattstopper/Legrand. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 02:44:00 +0000 38171 at