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?

Photo: SmithGroupJJR

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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May 31, 2012 | By Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Curing agents; commercial faucets; wall-cladding systems.

February 28, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Weinbaum’s experience spans communications, nanotechnology, electronics components, consumer prod...

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January 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Energy efficient lighting installed at PDC reduce costs and improves player performance.

January 09, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

In his 35-year career with Lutron, Pessina has acquired broad experience in the engineering, qual...

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Lutron LEED Gold Washington DC
December 13, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

LEED certification of the Lutron facility was based on a number of green design and construction...

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