Lighting News from Across Graybar

  • How to Understand your Facility Operations

    David Theriault, National Account Manager with Philips Lighting discusses how connected lighting can help streamline your operations and start collecting data and insights so you can optimize your facility. He also discusses the ‘cleanest, greenest, most advanced building’ in the world, the Edge in Amsterdam and how it leverages connected lighting technology.


  • The Power of LED Lighting for Schools: Why It Matters and How to Get Started

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


  • Connected Lighting is Changing

    Bruce Bharat, Director Product Marketing with Acuity Brands believes that connected lighting connects people to applications and services that can add value to their lives. Watch this video to learn how retail companies can accurately track customers and push marketing to customers in their stores.


  • Linn-Benton Community College Upgrades to LED Lighting

    Frequent light fixture and socket burn-outs are challenging enough on their own. But when light poles are 20-feet in the air and require a lift for change-outs, it’s not just challenging, it’s also costly and time-consuming. It didn’t take long for this simple exterior lighting upgrade to transform into a campus-wide LED lighting initiative.


  • How LED Lighting is Changing the Classroom

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


  • 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 Not only because outdated lighting is a major energy hog, but because LED lighting can have hidden impacts on your office.


  • 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.


  • Florida School District Revitalizes Classrooms with Graybar

    In 2014-15, the Sarasota County School District in Florida spent 24 cents per square foot less on energy than the state average. The district accomplished this by retrofitting over 2,100 troffers in one of the district’s middle schools. To get it done, the district looked to Graybar.


  • 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.


  • 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).