Lighting Design & Specification

Photonics Convergence

 

So where does photonics fit in? Perhaps it would be easier to ask where doesn’t photonics fit in...

 

 

Lamp Recycing

 

Darren Fisher, the MP of Dartmouth-Cole Harbour in Nova Scotia, proposed the private member’s bill after recognizing the dangers and lack of regulation surrounding mercury containing lamps.

 

 

 David Gordon

 Sometimes it makes sense to go “Back to the Future,” so to speak, in order to have a better perspective. In this case, to Tucson, Arizona in 1998, where Wendell Strong attended a meeting that foresaw much of what has come to bear in the lighting market. 

 

Oliver Vogler

Technological change has often been the cause for major market disruption. Consumers tend to benefit from these kinds of disruptions through improved service levels or radically lower prices. Wholesalers and distributors, however, have fewer means to drive changes themselves.

 

 

Dr. Oliver Vogler

 

Technological change has often been the cause for major market disruption. Consumers tend to benefit from these kinds of disruptions through improved service levels or radically lower prices. Wholesalers and distributors, however, have fewer means to drive changes themselves.

 

 

DR. Oliver Vogler

 Technological change has often been the cause of major market disruption. Manufacturers have the potential and often the resources to lead the transition towards a completely different market environment. Wholesalers and distributors, however, have fewer means to drive changes themselves and face the risk of being squeezed on multiple sides by digital customers, changing value chains and strong manufacturer brands. This paper focuses on electrical wholesalers facing disruptive change and how they can successfully meet their customers’ needs.

Parkinson's Disease was once thought of as “simply” due to a lack of dopamine production in the brain. Dopamine is the chemical responsible, amongst other things, for the transmission of movement signals between brain and body, and for rewarding specific behaviours with feelings of well-being...

 

 

Daylight management is an emerging term referring to strategies and technologies for controlling daylight penetration in interior spaces through windows, clerestories, skylights, tubular daylighting devices, and building core sun-lighting systems to maximize daylight benefits. This article presents key performance aspects affected by daylight penetration in interior spaces, along with strategies and technologies used to effectively manage its dispersion to address the daily and seasonal changes in outdoor and indoor conditions...

 

ANSI C78.377-2015 American National Standard for Electric Lamps — Specifications for the Chromaticity of Solid-State Lighting (SSL) Products provides the range of chromaticity (colour) for general SSL products. It applies to LED products (SSL that uses light-emitting diodes) for general indoor lighting applications...

 

 

The use of light as a means to transmit Internet data has been coined Li-Fi. It has the potential to transform the telecommunications industry as we know it...

 

 

Changing Scene

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Changing Scene

ILS Inter-Lite SalesPanasonic Lighting Americas, Inc. recently announced a strategic partnership with Inter-Lite Sales (ILS). Based in Coquitlam, British Columbia, the agency will support both Universal Lighting Technologies (ULT) and Douglas Lighting Controls (DLC) distributor networks across the British Columbia region.

Panasonic Lighting Americas provides technical leadership, supply chain security, cost-effective reliability, and innovative lighting control solutions under the ULT and DLC brands. The company designs, manufactures and commercializes advanced lighting solutions for any job.


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Design

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In a recent article on LEDs, we covered numerous topics and questions to help consumers buy ...
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Building a control system for a modern lighting installation can seem like an impossibly complex ...
The design of outdoor architectural fixtures requires the consideration of multiple environmental ...

LED Technology

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The Alberta Electrical Association (AEA) held their first virtual Learning Expo this past week, ...
Some of the recent blog posts have described different components in Networked Lighting Control ...
The Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA) recently published a study seeking to compare ...
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Scientists at the Circadian Light Research Center have identified the narrow band of blue light ...
Pierre Longtin, President of Nyx Hemera, was proud to announce the installation of TLACS-A, ...

New Products

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