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    Ericson Manufacturing Company Unveils Innovative LED Wide Area Work Lighting

    Ericson Manufacturing announces the launch of the 1000 Series LED Wide Area Work Light, an innovative lighting solution that further broadens the growing LED temporary work light family.

    Nora Lighting Now Features 4" Square Trims for LED Diamond II and 90+ Series Downlights

    Nora Lighting introduces 4” die-cast aluminum square trims for its LED Diamond II and Diamond 90+ Retrofit Series.

    MaxLite Receives 2014 Top Products Award for Direct Lit LED Flat Panel Performance Series

    MaxLite® has received the 2014 Top Products Award for its Direct Lit LED Flat Panel Performance Series, from Building Operating Management (BOM) magazine.

    NXT-S Luminaire Awarded Best in Class in Next Generation LuminairesTM Design Competition

    LED Roadway Lighting Ltd. (LRL) announces that the NXT-S luminaire has been selected as Best in Class in the 2013 Next Generation Luminaires™ (NGL) Outdoor Lighting Competition (www.ngldc.org).

    MaxLite’s Introduces ENERGY STAR Qualified Six-Inch Residential Downlight Retrofits that Deliver High Performance

    Offering excellent lumen-per-dollar value in recessed downlights, MaxLite® introduces ENERGY STAR® qualified damp-listed, six-inch LED Residential Downlight Retrofits for robust illumination in baths, covered porches, fo

    MaxLite Introduces Direct Lit LED Flat Panel Savers Series with Third Generation LED Technology

    Upgraded with higher-efficient third generation LED technology, MaxLite® unveils the new DesignLights Consortium®-qualified Direct Lit LED Flat Panel Savers Series™ that replaces fluorescent fixtures in lay-in and narrow

    Nora Lighting Releases New LED Lighting Pocket Guide for Specifiers and Designers

    Nora Lighting has released a new 2014 LED Lighting Pocket Guide featuring photos and specifications for more than 500 LED fixtures and accessories.

    Nora Introduces "Diamond II Series" LED Downlights with Improved Visual Comfort

    Nora Lighting has introduced the Diamond II Series, the next generation of its popular LED retrofit downlights with Among the many new updates is a standard 700 lumen level in all 4”, 5”, 6” and 6” adjustable models for improv

    STANDARD Introduces New Generation of LED Reflector Lamps

     STANDARD’S new generation of LED reflector lamps offers exceptional thermal management and professional grade optics to ensure uniform beam pattern, long life and luminous effect while reducing ener

    New American Electric Lighting LED Floodlights from Acuity Brands Slash Ownership Costs, Boost Visibility

     Acuity Brands, Inc. introduces ACP Series LED floodlights from American Electric Lighting® that save up to 60 percent in energy costs, while cutting maintenance by as much as 50 percent compared to a metal halide floodlight.

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    May 28, 2014 – CPSC announced the recall of 1.7 million emergency lighting units, the recall indicates that the circuit board can overheat and cause the fixture to catch fire.   Name of product: Quantum® ELM and ELM2 two-light emergency fixture Hazard: The circuit board can overheat and cause the fixture to melt, catch fire and ignite nearby items, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. Consumer Contact: Lithonia Lighting toll-free at (888) 615-4501from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday...
    The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, and Jim Balsillie, Chair of Sustainable Development Technology Canada, today announced almost $10 million in new investments for five Ontario projects under Sustainable Development Technology Canada’s SD Tech Fund. The SD Tech Fund supports projects that address climate change, air quality, clean water and clean soil, providing solutions to key Canadian...
    The City of Calgary’s Department of Transportation has selected GE Lighting to replace and upgrade existing street light fixtures with GE Evolve™ LED technology. In a two-phased project plan, the city of Calgary hopes to eventually retrofit approximately 80,000 street lights with fixtures that consume 55 percent less electricity and offer a lifespan of over a decade. The first phase of the project will call for installation of GE’s LED technology, the Scalable Cobrahead ERS1 and ERS2, in five...
    After three years of construction, Boralex Inc., Gaz Métro Limited Partnership and Valener Inc. officially open Phase I of the Seigneurie de Beaupré Wind Farms, a 272-MW project commissioned in December 2013 and one of the biggest wind farms in Canada. In recognition of this important milestone, a ceremony was held at the foot of one of the project's tallest turbines earlier today in the presence of Caroline Simard, Member for Charlevoix-Côte-de-Beaupré, representing the Minister of Energy and...
    ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth approximately $400 million from NSP Maritime Link Inc., a subsidiary of Emera Inc., to supply a high-voltage direct current (HVDC) power transmission solution creating the first electricity link between the island of Newfoundland and the North American power grid. The order was booked in the second quarter of 2014. The Maritime Link Project is a 500 MW high voltage direct current (HVDC) connection that will enable...

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    • June 10, 2014

      Thomas & Betts is celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Marrette® wire connector with an exciting new end-user promotion and over $35,000 in prizes.

      At the turn of the last century, Bill P. Marr was employed as an electrician by the T. Eaton Company converting gas-lit homes to electrical incandescent lighting for Ontario Hydro. Convinced that there had to be a safer and more...

    • July 9, 2014

      ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth approximately $400 million from NSP Maritime Link Inc., a subsidiary of Emera Inc., to supply a high-voltage direct current (HVDC) power transmission solution creating the first electricity link between the island of Newfoundland and the North American power grid. The order was booked in the second quarter of 2014.

      The Maritime Link Project is a 500 MW high voltage direct current (HVDC) connection that will enable clean, renewable electricity generated in Newfoundland and Labrador to be transmitted to the North American grid in Nova Scotia. The stabilizing features of ABB's latest HVDC Light solution will also allow Nova Scotia to integrate additional renewables and contribute to Canada's emission-redu...

    • July 8, 2014

      As electricity loads become more variable and intermittent sources become a larger portion of the energy supply, the power grid will need to become more flexible and more efficient. Dynamic voltage and volt-ampere reactive (VAR) control architectures (DVCAs) are increasingly essential to achieving cost-effective performance expectations. According to a new report from Navigant Research, worldwide revenue from DVCA technologies will grow from $734 million in 2014 to $2.9 billion by 2023.

      “Most of the technology needed to realize DVCA already exists, as rapidly increasing levels of intelligent electronic devices, communications, and information technology are already being leveraged in distribution systems,” says James McCray, senior research analyst with Navigant Research. “DVC...

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    • July 10, 2014

      LITELINE CORPORATION, a leading manufacturer of residential and commercial lighting fixtures, announces that its very own Sarah Silverstein has recently been selected to join the Illuminating Engineering Society's Board as the Emerging Professionals Chair.

      Representing the IES Emerging Professionals community from which she was previously involved, Sarah now takes on the responsibilities of overseeing the Toronto-region group for the duration of one year.

      Appointed based from a collective of anonymous votes cast by current members of the Emerging Professionals group, Sarah will take on her new position this summer. Along with representing the Emerging Professionals and attending monthly board meetings, the role also involves commitment to...

    • July 9, 2014

      Dave Kelly        Dave KellyJEBCO AGENCIES announces that after 38 years in the electrical industry, Howard McMillan is moving on. Howard's friends and colleagues attended a great send off on July 14 in Winnipeg to wish Howard well in the next...

    • July 4, 2014

      WATTSTOPPER Western District Sales Manager, Doug Webber, announces the appointment of CDm2 LIGHTWORKS Corp. as its new sales representative for the British Columbia market. CDm2 LIGHTWORKS maintains a professional sales and service staff representing a broad array of lighting products and service to now include, WattStopper lighting controls. This partnership teams two long-time leaders in lighting and lighting controls to bring to the industry the best in product offerings, service, resources and technical expertise. CDm2 LIGHTWORKS is located at 330-825 Powell Street in Vancouver. Darren Luce, Principal - President & Managing Director, can be reached at 604-215-7721 or e-mail...

    • July 4, 2014

      SONEPAR CANADA announces the appointment of Ivan Gissing as Director of Sesco East. In his new position, Ivan will be responsible for leading the entire Sesco East business, including all branch managers with the head office reporting directly to him. Ivan brings an extensive background in general management experience to his role including a former position as General Manager of Sinclair Technologies. Ivan’s qualifications consist of a degree in Electrical Engineering from Queen’s University, years of experience in the manufacturing sector as well as a high level of technical knowledge which will benefit our business.

      "We are thrilled to have Ivan join our Sonepar Ontario family," says Todd Walford, President of Sonepar Ontario...

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    • July 10, 2014

       STANDARD’s new generation of dimmable LED panels provide an optimal alternative to traditional fluorescent luminaires. Utilizing its own patented optical system our panels provide totally uniform, smooth and visually comfortable lighting with no glare or shadow.

      Ultra-thin profile and easy installation

      STANDARD’ LED panel’s ultra-thin profile (0.5 inch/15 mm) maximizes your ceiling... read more

    • July 10, 2014

      CBS ArcSafe®, a leading manufacturer of remote racking and switching solutions for low- and medium-voltage switchgear, introduces its remote switch actuator for the ABB/Sace Tmax T7M low-voltage molded case circuit breakers with current ratings of 1000A and 1200A. The new CBS ArcSafe® RSA-174E actuators are designed for Tmax T7M breakers equipped with optional stored-energy mechanisms (SEMs) and allow technicians to safely... read more

    • July 9, 2014

      STANDARD'S new A19 Energy Saver Lamps are the new efficient general service lamps. They offer the same amount of light as the traditional incandescent lamps while saving 28% in energy consumption. They have been designed to meet all prescribed efficiency requirements while providing pleasant lighting and aesthetic shape. They produce a crisp white light that is known to halogen and that enhances all surrounding... read more



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