Lighting Controls & Controllers

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IBC2016: Zylight Demonstrates Wireless Lighting Control, LED Lighting Options

August 22, 2016

LOS ANGELES – Zylight, a leading manufacturer of innovative LED lighting solutions, will demonstrate several of its LED lighting products, including its new Pro-Panel™ variable color LED soft light, “Flat Fresnel” F8-100 and F8-200 models, and Newz on-camera light, during IBC 2016 (Stand 12.D46), which runs Sept. 8-12 at the RAI Amsterdam. For the first time at IBC, the company will also... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Eaton and NuLEDs Collaborate to Make Smart, Connected Lighting a Reality

July 27, 2016

Peachtree City, Ga. - Power management company Eaton today announced a collaboration with NuLEDs™, Inc., a leader in Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) lighting systems, aimed at making buildings smarter and seamlessly securely connected. The two companies will go to market with a joint product offering including Eaton’s complete portfolio of PoE-enabled light-emitting diode (LED) luminaires and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Programmable 2-Button Keypad enhances wireless lighting control.

June 23, 2016

Supporting installation in new and retrofit lighting projects without running new wires, Vantage RadioLink EasyTouch II provides full scene control for transition areas, such as corridors and hallways, in residences, hotels, and offices. Scalable design simplifies incremental system expansion, and wireless 2-way communication protocol provides fully synchronized on/off and ramp up/down of lighting loads. Keypad also supports multi-event programming and control of discreet loads/scenes. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Solid-State Light Source Driver digitally controls 20 sources.

June 6, 2016

Powered from universal VAC input, 5000B-500 independently drives, controls, and modulates up to 20 different solid-state sources, including combinations of LEDs and LDs and IR VCSEL arrays. USB and Ethernet interfaces are used to control intensity, pulse width, and duty cycle of each solid-state source. Unit provides constant current control up to 4 A per source channel, any given number of like channels can be paralleled together, and 24 Vdc output supports operation of cooling fans. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Control and Monitoring System operates obstruction signals.

June 6, 2016

With universal 24–48 Vdc input, A0/A1 Red Controller System operates Vigilant Low (L-810) and Medium (L-864) Intensity Red Obstruction lights on meteorological or cellular towers where solar/battery or generators are used as power source. System offers steady-on mode as well as configurable flash rates of 20, 30, or 40 flashes/min to meet FAA requirements. Monitoring system measures current flow into marker lights, triggering report or alert via contact closure if voltage is out of spec. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Eaton's Ephesus LED Solutions Transform the Sports and Entertainment Experience, Delivering a Breakthrough in High-Definition Broadcasting

May 3, 2016

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. - Power management company Eaton’s advanced LED technology and controls solutions are changing the game in sports and entertainment lighting. At LIGHTFAIR International (LFI) 2016, Eaton will showcase how its Ephesus sports lighting and controls portfolio is enhancing the in-arena and television broadcast viewing experience while drastically improving energy efficiency. ... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Fixture Control System utilizes local and cloud control.

April 29, 2016

Designed for out-of-the-box Title 24, ASHRAE 90.1, and IECC code compliance, Intellect™ Intelligent Fixture Control System features self-commissioning capabilities, which locate, assign, auto-group, and auto-zone all light fixtures in space and set lighting levels based on pre-determined logic without wiring. System includes 0–10 V dimming, occupancy sensing, and daylighting strategies. With Intellect app, system can be wirelessly configured, controlled, monitored, and scheduled via smartphone. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Wireless LED Lighting Controls leverage ZigBee technology.

April 28, 2016

Offered as after-market accessory for use with LG® LED troffers and downlights, Smart Multi Sensor meets needs of those seeking to maximize energy savings with daylight harvesting and motion detection across individual or networked fixtures. Wireless Scheduling Switch, also available, consists of dimmable light switch that helps manage energy usage by offering full wireless control via ZigBee® for turning group of fixtures on and off at specific intervals. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Keys Energy Services Successfully Completes Second Phase in Key West Lighting Project with Telematics Wireless Smart Lighting Solution

April 27, 2016

Telematics Wireless T-Light™ Galaxy System Has the Ability to Remotely Control the Island's Street Lights Using a Single Gateway KEY WEST, Florida and HOLON, Israel - Keys Energy completed the second of a three phase wireless smart street lighting project to evaluate the effectiveness of replacing their existing High Pressure Sodium (HPS) lamps with LED light fixtures in order to... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Light Fixture Controller deploys only features needed.

April 26, 2016

Designed for indoor or outdoor luminaires, NX Fixture Controller offers stand-alone or networked lighting control. For stand-alone control, unit includes built-in astronomical time clock. It provides self-configuring code-compliant energy savings with on/off switching and 0–10 V dimming in any combination of motion, light level, and time-of-day. In addition, plug and play SmartPORT™ technology provides integration with motion sensors, photocells, switches, and RJ45-wired networks. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Software

LED Lighting Control Software maximizes efficiency, flexibility.

April 21, 2016

Via usability-optimized and secure dashboard, DACS (Dialight Architecture Control System) allows commissioning, grouping, and scheduling of lights and sensors to control, monitor, and manage lighting at fixture, zone, facility, and enterprise-wide level. This plug-and-play enterprise control platform, offering cloud-based access, supports dashboard access via any computer, tablet, or smartphone. Users can also configure instant notifications for critical fixture/group failures and other events. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

DLM Color Control works with araya5 LED light engine.

April 1, 2016

Interoperable with Lumenetix araya5® LED light engine, Wattstopper Digital Lighting Management (DLM) Color Control consists of in-fixture control module integrated into DLM platform with wall box mounted astronomical clock and timer. This code-compliant circadian rhythm lighting system uses standard DMX protocol to communicate with LED drivers and controllers. Functionality enables control of dimmable LED drivers and controllers for CCT and color control applications. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Energy-saving Upgrades to Street Lights in East Rockaway, NY Scheduled to Begin Early April

March 31, 2016

Upgrades part of a self-funded energy performance contract with Johnson Controls guaranteed to save the Village more than $2 million MILWAUKEE – The Village of East Rockaway, New York, is upgrading 745 street light fixtures, beginning in early April, as part of an energy performance contract with Johnson Controls. Over the next several months, Johnson Controls will replace existing... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Touch Dimming Control suits indoor LED lighting applications.

March 31, 2016

Delivering 10 A output current, Model PDA-DIM10A is rated for constant voltage input spanning 8–42 V. Wall-mounted module features on-board touch sensor and 200-step dimming resolution, as well as tap-on/tap-off and touch-and-hold dimming controls. Measuring 2.68 x 1.38 x 0.79 in. and operating from -20 to +40°C, control integrates into both new and existing LED applications, including under-cabinet lighting and architectural accent lighting. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Power Analog Controllers for LED Lighting have digital interface.

March 29, 2016

Respectively available in 4 x 4 and 5 x 5 QFN packages, MCP19116 and MCP19117 increase accuracy for LED lighting and let users control LED light output levels without sacrificing color or light quality in long-life applications. These intelligent PWM controllers with integrated PIC® MCU core combine power and performance of analog-based controller with flexibility of digital interface. Latter also allows for communication and configuration. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Lighting Control System enables wireless flash shooting.

March 9, 2016

Compatible with interchangeable cameras and external flash units, Wireless Lighting Control System includes FA-WRC1M wireless radio commander as well as FA-WRR1 wireless radio receiver. With max range of 98 ft, system can control 15 separate flash units in up to 5 groups of flashes. It is capable of flash sync speeds of up to 1/250th of a second with high speed sync also available. Depending on preference, photographers can control exposure of connected flash units manually or automatically. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Digital Lighting Controls leverage Bluetooth® technology.

January 29, 2016

Available in dimmer and switch models, Decora Digital Controls with Bluetooth® technology provide ability to dim and time lighting without hub, gateway, or Internet connection. Users pair device with Leviton Decora Digital Dimmer and Timer App and use on-screen menu options to control lights via Apple or Android smartphone/tablet within 30 ft range. Along with flexibility to program timed events at set or random times, features include astronomical clock and countdown sleep timer. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wireless LED Lighting Control Modules come in RF, Zigbee models.

January 8, 2016

Used with LED luminaires powered by TRP LED drivers, TCM series provides wireless ON/OFF with full 0–10 V dimming control and store last dim setting when powered off. ZigBee model is ZigBee HA certified for use with input devices that utilize said standard, while RF model has RF cordless remote accessory for directly controlling on/off switching and dimming of up to 4 groups of TCM controls. Sized for facilitated mounting in luminaires, modules operate fixtures on 100–277 V circuits.
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Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Eaton to Showcase Advanced LED Lighting Technology, Scalable Controls and The Lighting reSOURCE at Greenbuild International

November 20, 2015

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. – Power management company Eaton, a 2015 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year, will showcase its advanced light-emitting diode (LED) technology and scalable control systems at Greenbuild® International, the world's largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. Held November 18 through 20 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington D.C., visitors... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Hubbell Building Automation NX(TM) App in Beta Testing

November 5, 2015

Austin, TX – Hubbell Building Automation has announced that the free NX™ Room Setup Tool smart phone app is fully functional and currently released in beta.  With this, both iOS® and Android™ phones and tablets can be used to set up NX Room Controllers via Bluetooth® radio. Hubbell Building Automation is a provider of occupancy sensors and lighting controls with a strong commitment to... Read More