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Lighting Updates

Lighting Updates
  • How LED Lighting is Changing the Classroom

    The ability to better control LED lighting promises to impact our schools much more than our homes.

    01/17/2018

  • 3 Hidden Ways LED Lighting Affects Your Office

    If you’re ready to bring your office space into the modern era, lighting is one of the first building systems to consider upgrading. Not only because outdated lighting is a major energy hog, but because LED lighting can have hidden impacts on your office.

    08/17/2017

  • Switching to LED Lighting is Easier Than You Think

    Switching your office lighting to LED can seem complicated. Watch this video to learn how to determine the right approach for your space - from simply replacing the lamps to completely redesigning a space.

    08/17/2017

  • Quick Start Guide to LED Lighting Terms

    With new LED technology and products hitting the market every day, staying up-to-date on the latest terms and definitions isn't easy. Check out this LED glossary to give you a jump-start on your next LED project. Read more.

    08/15/2017

  • Metalux SkyRidge™ Luminaires with WaveStream™ Technology

    Metalux Eaton's Cooper Lighting business introduces WaveStream™ technology in the Metalux SkyRidge™ Series LED luminaires: featuring a simple, clean and modern styling with a shallow 4-3/4” deep one-piece housing. SkyRidge luminaires are available in recessed 2' x 2' and 2' x 4' configurations (1' x 4' available early 2014).

  • Famed NASCAR Track Becomes First Major Motorsports Facility with LED Lighting

    Martinsville Speedway, the only remaining track from NASCAR’s original circuit, was in the dark. Not only was the track unlit but the concession and common area lights needed an upgrade. Adding lights to the famed track had been discussed for years, but when one of NASCAR’s premiere events ended in near darkness the track owner knew it was time.

    03/30/2017

  • Acuity Brands Juno Basics Series 6RLC Retrofit LED Trims

    The all-in-one design features an advanced LED light engine mounted directly to the cast aluminum trim with integral white baffle and flange. Torsion springs in combination with the patent pending Universal Mounting Bracket make installation a breeze. There is no easier, less expensive way to upgrade commercial lighting to ultra-efficient LEDs.​

    01/21/2017

  • Acuity Brands Juno 2-Inch LED Downlights and Adjustables – Generation 2

    These ultra-efficient fixtures consume only 7 watts for 600 lumens or 11 watts for 1000 lumens. ​

    01/18/2017

  • The BLT Relight Series from Lithonia Lighting

    Get the look, feel and performance of a full fixture replacement at a fraction of the price while reducing installation and material cost.

    01/16/2017

  • LED High Lumen Biax Plug-In from Current, powered by GE

    The LED High Lumen Biax® plug-in lamp from Current, powered by GE​ provides an easy solution to leverage the low energy and long life of LED. 

    01/06/2017