Posts Tagged ‘Lighting’

Energy Efficiency Spending Rebounds

Energy Efficiency Spending Rebounds

A survey of more than 1,400 North American executives and managers responsible for making investments and managing energy in commercial buildings found that planned investment in energy efficiency is expected to rebound in...Read More...

Lighting Design Project Awards

Lighting Design Project Awards

GE Lighting has announced the five finalists for its 27th annual international GE Edison Award...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: ESCO Energy Services Program From GE Lighting

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: ESCO Energy Services Program From GE Lighting

Through alliances with energy services companies (ESCOs), GE Lighting is continuing its work providing customers with a full-service approach to energy...Read More...

FRIDAY FUNNY: Seeing Wine In A New Light

FRIDAY FUNNY: Seeing Wine In A New Light

Lighting influences how wine tastes and how much consumers are willing to pay for it, theNLB reports, citing conclusions drawn from a series of three German experiments in which more than 500 people tasted white Riesling...Read More...

IFMA Foundation Releases Effective Lighting Solutions Guide

IFMA Foundation Releases Effective Lighting Solutions Guide

Available as a free PDF download, Lighting Solutions gives an overview of several keys to lighting...Read More...

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Elevator Efficiency

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Elevator Efficiency

With a growing emphasis on cost-effective building maintenance practices, many facility managers are looking for ways to increase elevator efficiency and performance,...Read More...

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: This Chair Rocks! (And So Does Its Light!)

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: This Chair Rocks! (And So Does Its Light!)

Rochus Jacob was awarded the first prize for his Murakami Chair which incorporates technology into the skids of the chair to run an OLED light—thereby powering an attached reading lamp with energy generated from its own rocking...Read More...

West Marine Gains From Lighting Retrofit

West Marine Gains From Lighting Retrofit

The CA-based boating retailer chose fluorescent lighting fixtures with reflective material when retrofitting one of its distribution...Read More...

Targeted Magnetic Ballast Phase Out To Begin Next Year

Targeted Magnetic Ballast Phase Out To Begin Next Year

The July 1, 2010 date marks the last step of a multi-step phase-out that began on July 1, 2005, the date when ballast manufacturers could no longer sell T12 magnetic ballasts for use in new fixtures with full wattage T12...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Lighting The Way From Good To Great

Services & Maintenance: Lighting The Way From Good To Great

Contributor Howard P. Lewis writes on how strategic retrofits and maintenance practices serve facilities departments and occupants...Read More...