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    How will buildings actually get smart?

    CLIFTON STANLEY LEMON tears down the smart building façade and exposes the fundamental need for lighting controls to support integrated intelligence – a key theme at Strategies in Light 2021. Clifton Stanley Lemon for LEDs Magazine May 26th, 2021 Edited for length In the past decade, the lighting industry has been bamboozled by visions of…


    Coloring Outside the Lines

    ‘Inside-the-box’ applications such as warm dimming and eye-catching façades are well established, but the true power of dynamic lighting lies in more unconventional uses. Here are five examples IES Published 15 April, 2021 By Craig Casey We celebrate electric light as a differentiator in the built environment. In A Social History of the Very Tall Building…


    Keep Calm, Carry On, and Stay Connected

    Touchless lighting controls integrated with commercial connected lighting systems can help to bolster safety and health for building occupants, says ROBERT LEE of Signify. LED’s Magazine, Author–Robert Lee,  March 15, 2021 I am certain that most of you in the audience have seen the phrase “Keep Calm and Carry On” featured on any number of…


    LRC Issues New Guidance for Implementing Circadian-Effective Lighting in Schools and Hospital Patient Rooms While Minimizing Energy Use

    Shared from LightNOW Blog CRAIG DILOUIE FEBRUARY 4, 2021 6:00 AM The Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has published new guidance documents for designing circadian-effective lighting in K-12 classrooms and hospital patient rooms while avoiding increased energy use. The guidance documents provide background information and summaries of recent research into the benefits…


    Lighting Design Solutions is Proud to be an Elite Holophane Lighting Distributor

    Holophane and American Electric Lighting are the Leaders in Roadway Lighting For more information about Holophane Roadway Lighting and to receive your free quote, please contact LDS today. Share This Post Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Linkedin lostdog


    It’s all about watts and lumens, right?

    At the last trade show I attended before Covid ruined the party, an ESCO contractor came to the LDS show booth to chat during a slow moment.  He was boasting about a large national-brand project he had won by proposing cheap substitutes for the luminaires specified by a talented lighting designer in our area.  He…


    Delivering Excellence in School Lighting

    Unlike many of the investments your school will make, lighting choices have the potential to impact the health, safety, productivity, and mood of your staff and students. With advances in lighting & controls technology, and scientific research to support the real health effects of lighting, you deserve the expertise of a professional whose sole focus…


    Mount Sinai Health System Launches Center for Light and Health Research

    Center will explore light’s impact on patient’s health and bioengineering implications in ultraviolet disinfection and plant health. LEDs Magazine, February 15, 2021 New York, NY – The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has launched a new center for research into light’s impact on health. The Mount Sinai Center for Light and Health Research in…


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    Healthe Supplies Senior Living Center with Far-UV-C Disinfection Arch (UPDATED)

    People passing through the main entry at the Canyon Trails facility in California go through a Healthe Entry gate that deactivates pathogens including SARS-CoV-2. Jan 21st, 2021 Healthe Inc has announced installation of one of its Healthe Entry arched ultraviolet (UV) scanners at the Canyon Trails Assisted Living and Memory Care facility located in Canoga…


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