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Philips Lighting Offering Lighting as a Managed Service with InterAct Office

Philips Lighting -- InterAct Office -- Man facing window and looking at data about energy consumption

Philips Lighting, based in Eindhoven, the Netherlands has launched a new wireless connected lighting system. The company claims that the Philips InterAct Office system enables building managers to reduce energy consumption by up to 70 percent. Also, Philips Lighting contends that without major office renovation the system can help optimize operations and …

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Acuity Introduces SiteView Energy Solution Using nLight ECLYPSE Controllers

Acuity Brands SiteView Energy solution dashboard

Acuity Brands, Inc. of Atlanta, Georgia USA, launched its SiteView(TM) Energy solution. SiteView combines power metering devices and a digital dashboard. According to Acuity, it can create a detailed, real-time look at actual energy consumption within a building.  The SiteView Energy solution leverages software that is hosted within nLight ECLYPSE(TM) …

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U.S. Navy Awards Orion $1.9 Million in New LED Retrofit Contracts

Orion Energy Systems (Orion Lighting) of Manitowoc, Wisconsin USA, reported that the U.S. Navy awarded the company $1.9 million in new contracts. Under the terms of the contracts, Orion will retrofit two naval bases with its newest LED lighting systems, compliant with the U.S. “Trade Agreements Act” and the “Buy …

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Philips Lighting and MediaMarkt to Introduce Store Guide App at MediaMarkt Flagship Store

Philips Lighting announced that MediaMarkt’s flagship store in the center of Eindhoven the Netherlands will introduce “Store Guide” app.  The Store Guide app allows customers in the store to use their smartphones to locate products and be guided to products quickly. E-business solution provider novomind developed the MediaMarkt Store Guide …

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Tridonic Launches deviceConfigurator

Tridonic has introduced a new software solution for driver configuration the company aptly names deviceConfigurator. The company contends that software allows customers to edit driver settings while reducing programming errors. The application can configure Tridconic’s EXCITE and PREMIUM drivers. The software also supports the company’s DALI USB interface and the …

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Echelon Debuts InSight Technology for Smart Cities Using Lumewave by Echelon; Spokane to Get New InSight System

Echelon -- InSight system using Lumewave by Echelon installed atop traffic signal pole in Spokane, Washington

Echelon Corporation of Santa Clara, California, debuted a patent-pending cognitive vision-based technology for smart city and smart campus applications. Echelon InSight™ employs artificial intelligence in vision-enabled edge devices. The company developed InSight for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications. On-Site Data Collection and Processing Requires Less Bandwidth InSight collects …

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Cree Launches SmartCast Intelligence Platform and SmartCast Advisor App

Durham, North Carolina-based LED lighting firm, Cree, Inc. has introduced the SmartCast Intelligence Platform™. Cree says that the platform is an intuitive lighting system that leverages the Internet of Things (IoT) to provide smart building solutions through a combination of hardware, software, and services. Cree reportedly developed all of the …

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Intertek Launches Horticultural Lighting Certification Program

Intertek Horticultural Lighting Certification Program

Intertek has introduced a Horticultural Lighting Certification Program to help manufacturers develop products that comply with the safety and performance requirements unique to horticultural lighting. The product testing firm points out that in North America, horticultural lighting products do not have any safety and performance standards specific to them. For …

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