Internet of Things

Berkeley Lab Demonstrates Use of TLEDs and Automated Shades to Save Electricity

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) reports that it was able to use a combination of LED lighting and automated shades, on one floor of a high-rise office building in New York City to reduce lighting energy consumption by almost 80 percent in some areas. …

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Eaton Introduces Bluetooth Enabled Sensor for Security Lights

Power management company Eaton has debuted the All-Pro™ MS180BT sensor, a Bluetooth®-enabled motion sensor for controlling outdoor security lighting from an iOS or Android smart device mobile app. The company made the sensor compatible with any LED or incandescent security light that utilizes a standard ½-inch threading connection. “Our Bluetooth-enabled sensor …

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Eaton Exhibits New LED Lighting and IoT-Related Products at PCBC 2017

Eaton, a power management company, based in Peachtree City, Georgia USA, will showcase the company’s latest residential solutions for both home buyers and builders at the PCBC 2017 show, booth 2041, in San Diego, California, on June 28 and 29. Eaton plans to highlight its portfolio that the company says …

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Jamaica Utility to Deploy Smart Streetlight Control Solution from Silver Spring Networks

Silver Spring Networks, Inc. of San Jose, California USA, reported that the company would be working with Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) on a utility-led, country-wide smart street light control program. JPS, an integrated electric utility company, operates as the sole distributor of electricity in Jamaica, serving over 600,000 customers. …

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