Categories: Technology & Innovation

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5 Benefits of Setting Building Standards for Lighting

Cost overruns and project delays are two of the most common challenges projects face, especially when it comes to the lighting phase. Unfortunately, many project stakeholders underestimate the importance of setting a building-wide standard, dismissing it entirely without understanding the significant benefits of it. When owners don’t set a building-wide standard, they run the risk […]

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Connected Lighting - LED Technology

Connected Lighting: The Second Wave of LED Lighting Technology

For the past several years, building owners and managers who have converted to using LED lights have experienced the first wave of benefits provided by LED Lighting – energy savings. A well designed LED retrofit or tenant improvement project can cut energy consumption by 50% or more, reducing operating costs and improving net operating income. […]

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3 Reasons Lighting Controls Are Critical For Every Building Automation System

Building automation systems, also known as BAS, is the term given to an interlinked, centralized network of programs that control workplace environments. The cornerstone to this environment is energy conservation, with lighting controls being one critical element. Lighting controls are considered a low-hanging fruit in the BAS field since the expense can be much lower […]

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The 9 Benefits of LED Lamps

LED, standing for light-emitting diodes, technology operates by using tiny chips in heat-conducting materials. LED lamps provide a variety of benefits to both the consumer and the environment. Learning about 9 of these benefits listed below will build an appreciation for this green-living technology. 1. Instantaneous lighting When users turn on a fluorescent lighting source, […]

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