Lighting Industry Leaders Join Forces to Offer Ultraviolet Light Safety Guidance

August 5, 2020

American Lighting Association, the National Electrical Manufacturers Association and UL bring UVC light application risks to the forefront with new position paper Northbrook, Illinois, August 4, 2020 – With a shared commitment to the safety and performance of electrical lighting, UL, a leading global safety science company, the American Lighting Association (ALA) and the National ElectricalRead more

Orion Quarterly Revenue Decreased from $42.4M to $10.8M

August 5, 2020

MANITOWOC, Wis., Aug. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Orion Energy Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OESX) (Orion Lighting), is a provider of LED lighting systems and turnkey project implementation including installation and commissioning of fixtures, controls and IoT systems, ongoing system maintenance and program management, helping customers to digitize their business and reduce their carbon footprint. TodayRead more

IES Launches LC Study Group

August 5, 2020

The IES LC Study Group is designed for those planning to take the 2020 National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions (NCQLP) lighting certification exam. For the first time, we are also opening it up to those who wish to improve their lighting knowledge or gauge if they are adequately prepared to write theRead more

A Show that will Actually Occur in Person

August 5, 2020

Now that the economy is picking up steam, wholesalers, installers, lighting designers and architects are looking for opportunities to jumpstart their businesses. The place where these professionals discover new products is LED + Elektro, the premier electrical and lighting trade show in the Benelux, taking place 4 + 5 november in Den Bosch in theRead more

LRC Conducts UV Survey. Top 3 Applications: Healthcare, Transportation, & Long Term Care

July 31, 2020

Survey respondents were also asked to select what they viewed as the three most promising application types for UV disinfection (Figure 3). Most respondents (83%) selected healthcare applications. Half (50%) thought that transportation and long-term care (i.e., nursing home) facilities were a promising application for UV disinfection systems. Less than a third of respondents selectedRead more

Hubbell Reports 21% Drop in Sales

July 30, 2020

Q2 net sales -21% (organic -21%) Q2 diluted EPS of $1.62; adjusted diluted EPS of $1.87(1) Includes restructuring and related investment ($0.09) Q2 Free Cash Flow of $178 million(3) Reinstating FY20 diluted EPS guidance of $6.00-$6.25; adjusted EPS of $7.00-$7.25(1) SHELTON, CT. (July 30, 2020) – Hubbell Incorporated (NYSE: HUBB) today reported operating results for theRead more

New Lighting System Reduces Deer-Vehicle Collisions

July 30, 2020

“We predicted that light reflected from the front surface of the vehicle would provide a more reliable looming image to deer, thus encouraging the deer to move out of the path of the approaching vehicle.”  When an object “looms,” it becomes increasingly bigger to the perceiving animal, which helps the animal realize that the objectRead more

Marco Island Condos Fined $4K for Sea Turtle Lighting Code Violations

July 30, 2020

Marco Island code enforcement magistrate Myrnabelle Roche issued $4,000 in fines Tuesday against several condos for violating lighting restrictions during sea turtle season. In general terms, buildings located on the beach must either turn off exterior lights visible from the beach after 9 p.m. from May 1 to Oct. 31 or replace them with low intensity alternativesRead more