Upgrading lighting to impactfully lower emissionsDecember 12, 2019
By Luis Ramirez Sustainability is a top priority for companies of all sizes, and today nearly 600 worldwide have formally adopted ambitious science-based targets for lowering emissions. Reducing environmental impact and conserving natural resources aren’t just good publicity, they’re…
Wellness support at work no longer considered optional: studyNovember 29, 2019
View Inc. recently announced the results of a survey of Canadian workers, conducted in collaboration with Future Workplace on workplace wellness in Canada and the United States. The study found that the new demographic composition of workforces is requiring employers…
Smart bulbs could cause security gaps: UTSA studyNovember 20, 2019
Researchers from the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) recently conducted a study on the security holes that exist in popular smart light brands. According to researchers, hackers may target smart bulbs because of some of their features. “Your…
Focal Point hires two new members to product management teamOctober 29, 2019
Focal Point LLC, an architectural lighting and acoustic solutions manufacturer, has expanded its product management team with the addition of Ali Qureshi, senior product manager – downlights and cylinders, and Shavonna Warren, associate product manager. Qureshi joins Focal Point with…
Aircuity launches Well Building Standard vodcastOctober 7, 2019
Aircuity recently launched an educational vodcast discussing the Well Building Standard, the effects of the indoor environment on well-being and more.
Lutron joins Board for Zigbee AllianceOctober 2, 2019
Lutron Electronics, a lighting controls and automated shading solutions manufacturer, has joined the Zigbee Alliance board of directors.
Floating apartment implements ABB smart home controlsSeptember 16, 2019
Flohotel, a floating hotel room on the bank of the Motlawa River in Gdansk, Poland, has been outfitted with smart home solution ABB-free@home.
Reliable Controls partners with sensor makerAugust 8, 2019
Taiwan-based IR-TEC develops and manufactures a wide range of occupancy/vacancy sensors, daylight sensors and more for energy efficient lighting control, HVAC control and building energy management.
New IoT Solution Targets Food RetailersAugust 8, 2019
IMS Evolve has formed a strategic partnership with Current to deliver IoT solutions that drive energy, waste and maintenance savings by leveraging real-time data.
Acuity Brands awards District Center in Washington, D.C. with Unified Project of the YearJuly 3, 2019
A retrofit of the nearly 820,000-sq. ft. property used connected building solutions from Acuity Brands including building management solutions from Distech Controls, lighting controls from nLight, and various smart lighting systems.