D4i: Standardizing Luminaire-Level Control
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D4i: Standardizing Luminaire-Level Control

November 23, 2022 By Craig DiLouie The DALI Alliance recently extended DALI-2, which standardizes interoperability and control of LED drivers and sensors, with a version that more finely addresses the needs of the Internet of Things, which calls for individual device addressability, connectivity, and two-way data exchange. Called D4i, the standard enables real-time data acquisition for measuring…

Prepare for 2023 Commercial LED Lighting Rebates

Prepare for 2023 Commercial LED Lighting Rebates

November 21, 2022 The Solid-State Lighting Qualified Products List (SSL QPL) provides a comprehensive list of commercial lighting products that maximize energy savings and user benefits, as outlined in the SSL V5.1 Technical Requirements. Over 90% of DLC Members require DLC listing for rebate eligibility, meaning you must install a V5.1 listed product to ensure you will…

International Lighting Design Awards Call for Entries
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International Lighting Design Awards Call for Entries

November 9, 2022 On 1 November 2022, the IALD will released the Call for Entries for the 40th Annual IALD International Lighting Design Awards and their online submission site. Create a profile on the IALD Awards submission site and begin your entry as of the call opening date.  EARLY ENTRY DEADLINE: 14 December 2022, 11:59 P.M. Chicago/US CentralREGULAR ENTRY…

2023 ArchLIGHT Summit Opens Exhibitor Registration, Call for Speakers
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2023 ArchLIGHT Summit Opens Exhibitor Registration, Call for Speakers

November 2, 2022 ArchLIGHT Summit, the new lighting trade event and educational platform for the architectural, specification and design communities, has opened exhibitor registration and a call for speakers. The next edition, taking place Tuesday, September 19 and Wednesday, September 20, 2023, will welcome lighting designers, architects, interior designers, specifiers and students to review new products,…

Smart Home Innovation Set To Accelerate With Matter
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Smart Home Innovation Set To Accelerate With Matter

November 9, 2022 In the month since Matter 1.0 was released, Matter momentum has continued to accelerate. Today members showcased their Matter products at a launch event in Amsterdam with a wide array of categories including motion blinds, occupancy sensors, weather devices, smart plugs, door locks, lighting, gateways, platform components, and Matter-based software applications. Since…

Lumileds Files Chapter 11, Plans to Reduce Debt by $1.3 Billion

Lumileds Files Chapter 11, Plans to Reduce Debt by $1.3 Billion

San Jose, Calif.-based Lumileds Holding B.V., a leader in innovative lighting solutions, has entered into a restructuring support agreement (RSA) with its lenders holding a significant majority of the loans outstanding under its prepetition first lien debt facility on the terms of a comprehensive financial restructuring that would significantly de-leverage and strengthen its balance sheet by over $1.3 billion.

 

Smart City: More Safety Through Connected Lighting Technology

Smart City: More Safety Through Connected Lighting Technology

Representatives from cities and municipalities, architects, landscape and urban planners: all those who make decisions regarding modern lighting concepts will find valuable, up-to-date specialist information and competent partners for this complex task at the leading international trade fair for lighting and building services technology.