IoT Connected Lighting

University of Lucerne Benefits From Tridonic Tunable White Lighting

The studio building for the interior design students at the University of Lucerne is benefiting from Tridonic’s LED lighting. The building of the University of Lucerne’s School of Engineering & Architecture was equipped with Tridonic’s LLE PRE KIT tunable white systems using the connecDIM lighting control system. The tunable white …

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GE Selling Intelligent Environments Business, Current to Private Equity Firm

GE reported a proposed deal to sell its intelligent environments business, Current, powered by GE, to American Industrial Partners, a New York-based private equity firm. Current, powered by GE, a three-year-old startup, recently began introducing industrial LED lighting with the company’s environmental sensing technology embedded. Current’s latest product release, for …

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Current by GE Launches New LED Replacement for 1000W HID Lamps; Introduces Two New Lighting Controls

Current, powered by GE unveiled a new LED replacement lamp designed to replace 1000W high-intensity discharge (HID) lamps. The product, which fits existing HID lamp fixtures, boasts 60 percent less electricity consumption than the HID lamp it replaces. Current points out that with a majority of U.S. industrial facilities still …

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Signify Releases Interact Pro for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

Signify (formerly known as Philips Lighting), announced Interact Pro, the latest addition to its Interact IoT-ready portfolio. The company says that the Interact Pro is the first multitasking, smart lighting system, and software developed for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Last year, systems and services represented more than EUR 900 million …

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Eaton Launches LumenSafe Video Monitoring

Power management company Eaton of Peachtree City, Georgia USA, launched the LumenSafe™ Integrated Network Security Camera system. The system enables cities, municipalities, public facilities, and businesses to integrate connected video technology onto Eaton’s LED-based outdoor lighting fixtures. Improving outdoor lighting quality and brightness is known to increase visibility, which can …

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Vodafone and Current by GE Test Energy Efficiency and Productivity Enhancement in Smart Office Pilot Project

Vodafone’s London headquarters already has LED lighting. The headquarter office is now piloting a new multi-sensor network that Current by GE developed to improve office space utilization and the employee experience. The IoT system is controlled via a unique data visualization software, which shows occupancy rates and aggregates the building …

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Cannabis Pharm Orders Heliospectra LED Grow Lights and HelioCORE Light Control Software

Heliospectra AB, a Swedish-based producer of intelligent lighting technology for greenhouse and controlled plant growth environments, reported a new order from Danish company Cannabis Pharm. The company is setting  up a new high-tech production facility in Randers, Denmark. Heliospectra says Cannabis Pharm chose its ELIXIA LED lighting solutions and HelioCORE™ light control software to fully …

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Nestlé Tests Desk-Sharing and Office Space Utilization in IoT Infrastructure Pilot Project

Nestlé in the Swiss town of Vevey contracted Zumtobel Group Services (ZGS) for a pilot project that made the lighting infrastructure responsible for much more than just light. ZGS equipped the luminaires with sensors that monitor the way the office is being used and measure the air quality and other environmental …

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MaxLite IntelliMax Networked Lighting Controls Now DLC Listed

MaxLite of West Caldwell, New Jersey reported the DesignLights Consortium (DLC) now lists the company’s intelligent wireless lighting control system, IntelliMax™, on the Networked Lighting Controls Qualified Products list. According to MaxLite, the IntelliMax control system can work with MaxLite LED luminaires to meet building codes and save energy. The …

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