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October 06, 2016 | John Beeck, Vanita Negandhi, CBRE Healthcare

There has been a rapid improvement and availability of LED products as primary light sources in m...

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Photo courtesy NBBJ

August 26, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The technology measures light levels, humidity and temperature, motion, and sound.

Lighting experts explore applications for OLED, LiFi, and laser diodes

Decorative OLED fixtures brighten the lobby of the Irondequoit (N.Y.) Public Library. Passero Associates was project manager and architect of record; Concord Electric, the lighting contractor. Photo: Donald Cochran Photography.

April 11, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

LEDs still have room for improvement. That may explain why this technology has yet to be challeng...

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Lighting requirements for high-rise dwellings proposed for energy standard

Photo: Kenny Louie/Creative Commons

April 05, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The requirements would effectively eliminate incandescent and halogen bulbs.

DOE unveils proposal for new light bulb efficiency standards

Photo: Alex Liivet/Creative Commons.

February 29, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Only LEDs meet this efficiency level today.

 

Lighting and climate zone changes proposed for ASHRAE/IES energy standard

Blue LED lights above the High Trestle Trail Bridge in Madrid, Iowa. Photo: Phil Roeder/Creative Commons

September 11, 2015 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Twenty-three items open for public review through Oct. 4

Philips sheds new light on growing fresh food indoors

Philips City Farm Research Center, Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Photo courtesy Philips

July 07, 2015 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A research center in The Netherlands is testing the latest techniques in urban farming. 

LED lighting: Replaceable or disposable?

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June 17, 2015 | Michael Nowicki

While first generation LED lighting fixtures were basically your standard incandescent or fluores...

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Melbourne tower will light up depending on weather

"Real-time weather data [makes] the light move, and articulate the architecture of the building to give it a sense of elegance and presence,” lighting designer Bruce Ramus said. Rendering courtesy Lend Lease Group

April 06, 2015 | BD+C Staff

The tower will be illuminated by 164-foot-tall beams of LED light based on weather updates from t...

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Photos by Daniel Bche via The Creators Project
October 16, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The project, named Lichtgrenze (or Border of Light), makes for a colossal art installation dividi...

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David Cyr will helm Lilker's new Lighting Group.
June 23, 2014 | Lilker Associates

New division rounds out building systems services offerings for the Manhattan-based consulting fi...

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Set to open next month, the $75 million, 215,000-sf Kamloops Internet Data Centr
May 23, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Building Teams are employing a range of creative solutions—from evaporative cooling to novel hot/...

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This 20-foot fixture, billed as the world's largest outdoor chandelier, is the c
May 02, 2014 | BD+C staff

Streetscape project includes monumental gateway portals, LED signage, and a new plaza, fire pit,...

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December 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

From a crowd-funded smart shovel to a why-didn’t-someone-do-this-sooner scheme for managing traff...

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As part of its IntelliCommand building operations management service, Jones Lang
November 08, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief
Real estate services giant Jones Lang LaSalle set out to answer these questions when it partner...
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August 21, 2013 | Leviton

Leviton has received tED Magazine’s “Best of the Best Award,” winning Best Product Launch by a Ma...

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May 28, 2013 | Craig Dilouie, LC, Contributing Editor

LED lighting technology provides unique advantages, but it’s also important to understand its lim...

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April 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Designed specifically for hospitals, nursing homes, child care centers, and other healthcare faci...

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April 19, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Lighting experts debate the benefits, drawbacks, and issues related to specifying LED fixtures....

April 15, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

To achieve the goals of sustainability and high performance, stakeholders in new construction and...

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March 21, 2013 | Acuity Brands Inc.

Acuity Brands Inc. (NYSE: AYI) has been honored with seven lighting industry awards including a “...

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Proposed ASHRAE standard revisions would boost requirement for automatic lightin
February 27, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Proposed changes to the ASHRAE/IES energy standard would require automatic lighting controls in m...

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October 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Later this year, we will launch Best AEC Firms 2012. We’re looking for firms that create truly po...

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Building Teams should help owners explore the length of payback period versus be
October 02, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Lighting experts offer Building Team members critical information to consider before upgrading li...

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June 18, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor
June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

June 01, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The full report contains participating firm demographics, energy reduction initiatives undertaken...

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