Codes & Standards: Lighting

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Lighting August 19, 2021

Your questions answered with Michael Chow: Holistic lighting systems

Learn more about holistic lighting systems in this Q&A with Michael Chow

By Michael Chow, PE, CxA, LEED AP BD+C
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Lighting August 2, 2021

Lighting design engineers look at LED lighting advancements in K-12 schools

New LED advancements provide a level of capability that previously had been inaccessible to school facilities. PBA and Illuminart explore the evolution of lighting from incandescent to LED

By Robert White, Darko Banfic, and Scott Peck
Courtesy: Cannon Design
Lighting July 29, 2021

Bursting the Lighting Bubble: Sara Schonour Shares Insights on LytePod Podcast

Sara Schonour, LC, IALD, recently shared her insights on the importance of lighting beyond the design industry on the LytePod podcast.

By Sara Schonour
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Lighting June 4, 2021

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: May 28 to June 3, 2021

Read the best articles from the past week. Wireless lighting systems, specifying rooftop units, modeling software, power for fire/life safety systems and solar heat gain.

By Chris Vavra
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Lighting May 7, 2021

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: April 30 to May 6, 2021

Read the best articles from the past week. Wireless lighting controls, designing data centers, electrical system software, HVAC changes and CFD in three dimensions.

By Chris Vavra
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Lighting April 30, 2021

How to switch to wireless lighting controls

Wireless lighting controls are making installations and code compliance easier on retrofit and new construction projects

By Michael McTavish
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Lighting April 21, 2021

What to know about wireless lighting systems

As more lighting devices, systems and services become connected wirelessly, so have lighting control systems, offering flexibility and scalability

By Timothy Larson
Figure 6: RTM Engineering Consultants is currently working closely with the owner and lighting manufacturer to design and specify a wireless lighting system for this 100,000-square-foot medical clinic. Courtesy: RTM Engineering Consultants
Lighting April 21, 2021

The future of wireless lighting systems

What should lighting designers consider for the future of wireless lighting systems?

By Timothy Larson
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Lighting December 4, 2020

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: November 27 to December 3, 2020

Read the best articles from the past week. Lighting control systems, hospital ventilation design, Product of the Year winners, commercial building wiring methods and the salary survey.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: Anton Grassi, CannonDesign
Lighting November 9, 2020

Five considerations for lighting control systems

Demystify lighting controls by asking the right questions

By Kate St. Laurent