Telecom Industry Assn to Cooperate with IES on Standards

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, has joined with the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IES), the recognized technical authority on illumination, in signing an Honorary and Friendship Agreement to exchange ...



Lighting Research Center LED Lighting Institute

September 18-20, 2012 Troy, New York At this hands-on seminar participants will learn the basics of LED technology and build an understanding of LED system integration issues involving electrical, optical, and thermal characteristics of LEDs. Learn how to measure and evaluate LEDs and LED systems, and compare LED technologies from a variety ...




EMerge Alliance Advances DC Power to the Desktop

The EMerge Alliance – an open industry association leading the rapid adoption of safe direct-current (DC) power distribution standards for commercial buildings –announced the formation of  the Task Level/Furnishings workgroup to create a standard bringing DC power directly to the desktop. Due to the success of the Alliance’s first ...