Member News

Member News 2019-12-05T15:32:01+00:00

Statement from the NEMA Lighting Systems Division

April 2, 2020 The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) and Members of its Lighting Systems Division, support the determination that electrical products/systems and medical imaging devices are “essential manufacturing” pursuant to the Department of [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies Partners with ESL-Spectrum Lighting

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 1, 2020) – Universal Lighting Technologies, a global leader in commercial lighting and a member of the Panasonic family of companies, recently announced a partnership with ESL-Spectrum Lighting. Based in Indianapolis, [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies — Message to our Customers

Valued Customers, Like you, we are dealing with the uncertainty of the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. As we continue to monitor the evolving situation, we remain steadfastly focused on our commitment to the health [...]

IES Live Webinar Series

Each month the IES presents a live webinar with topics beneficial to IES Members and others in the lighting community.

NALMCO Spring Seminar Experiences Record-Breaking Success

Ankeny, IA | March 9, 2020 The interNational Association of Lighting Management Companies® (NALMCO®) hosted their annual Spring Seminar on March 3-5, 2020 in Atlanta, GA, sponsored by Acuity Brands. This year, attendance was [...]

NALMCO Hosting Spring Seminar March 3-5, 2020

Ankeny, IA | February 26, 2020 The interNational Association of Lighting Management Companies® (NALMCO®) is hosting their annual Spring Seminar on March 3-5, 2020 in Atlanta, GA, sponsored by Acuity Brands. Participants will have ample [...]

LRC Tests Validate GE Current’s Hybrid UV Lighting System

LRC Evaluates Hybrid UV Lighting System to Reduce Healthcare-Associated Infections People who visit hospitals are expecting care and treatment, not additional complications, yet approximately 1 in 25 patients contract healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) in U.S. [...]

QSSI Joins the National Lighting Bureau

Tampa, Florida, USA, February 7, 2020 QSSI announced today that it has joined the National Lighting Bureau as a manufacturer member. “QSSI supports the mission and goals of the National Lighting Bureau, and [...]

SYLVANIA Natural Series with TruWave Technology to Deliver Best Alternative to Natural Light

Wilmington, Mass. – In the heart of the fashionable Garment District in New York City, LEDVANCE LLC, the makers of SYLVANIA general lighting, announced today its new SYLVANIA Natural™ Series of LED lighting [...]

Tim Licitra: Why Supporting LightFair is Important

LightFair…those of us that are in or around the lighting industry all know its importance to our respective businesses. Whether it is the opportunity to showcase your newest product line, meet with prospective [...]

Save $60 and Add Smart Lighting to Your Home with this Lutron Caseta Starter Kit

The Lutron Caseta 2-count lighting switch starter kit is down to $119.95 at Home Depot. That price is $60 off what this kit normally goes for. This is a Special Buy of the [...]

NEMA Drops Lawsuit to Block New California Light Bulb Standards

Two national lighting associations have dropped their lawsuit attempting to thwart California’s updated light bulb efficiency standards, which are identical to national ones rolled back by the Trump administration last year. [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies Recognized as Sapphire Awards 2020 Finalist

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2020) – Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., a global leader in lighting and a member of the Panasonic Group (headquartered in Nashville, TN) was recently recognized as a Sapphire Awards [...]

Lutron Adds Motion Sensor and Repeater to Caséta Smart Lighting System

Lutron has added two new devices to its Caséta Smart Lighting Control System, a motion sensor and a repeater. Caséta by Lutron, the industry's most connected smart lighting control system, now offers more [...]

Healthe® Partners with Watermark Retirement Communities® to Install Innovative Circadian Lighting Solutions

Cocoa Beach, FL, Dec. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Healthe by Lighting Science is pleased to announce a partnership with Watermark Retirement Communities to provide circadian lighting solutions for their memory care neighborhoods.  [...]

NEMA, ALA Sue to Block California’s Jan. 1 Expanded Light Bulb Efficiency Standards

SACRAMENTO – Two lighting industry trade associations are suing California in a desperate attempt to block the state’s updated light bulb efficiency standards from going into effect on January 1. The lawsuit puts at risk the billions of [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies Rolls Out EVERLINE® PWX LED Drivers Expanding Options for Controllable Outdoor Luminaire Applications

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 16, 2019) – Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., a global leader in lighting and a member of the Panasonic Group, recently introduced 180W PWX LED drivers. These drivers are ideal for [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies Expands EVERLINE® Retrofit Options with LRK34-ML Ideal for Commercial Applications

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 13, 2019) - Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., a global leader in lighting and a member of the Panasonic Group, recently introduced its EVERLINE® LRK34-ML LED Linear Retrofit Kits to its [...]

Jason Schaefer Joins Universal Lighting Technologies as Regional Sales Manager for the North Eastern Region

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 11, 2019) – Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., a member of the Panasonic family of companies, recently announced the addition of Jason Schaefer as Regional Sales Manager for the North Eastern [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies Partners with DSI Southwest in North Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas Region

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 5, 2019) – Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. a global leader in commercial lighting and a member of the Panasonic group, recently announced its partnership with DSI Southwest. DSI is a [...]

Douglas Lighting Controls® Introduces the Conference Room Controls App to its Bluetooth® Wireless System of Devices

VANCOUVER, British Columbia. (Dec. 3, 2019) – Douglas Lighting Controls®, a member of the Panasonic family of companies, recently announced the pairing of its Conference Room Controls App to its system of Bluetooth® [...]

Raj Batra of Siemens USA Elected as NEMA Board of Governors Chair

ROSSLYN, Va., Nov. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) announced that Raj Batra, President, Digital Industries, Siemens USA, was elected Chair of the NEMA Board of Governors. Batra has held [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies Expands EVERLINE Familyvwith LED Round High Bay Luminaires

Nashville, Tenn. (Nov. 15, 2019) - Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., a global leader in lighting and a member of the Panasonic Group, recently introduced its EVERLINE LED Round High Bay luminaires. The “UFO” [...]

Jeff Beck Joins Universal Lighting Technologies as Director of OEM Sales for Midwest US & Eastern Canada

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 14, 2019) – Universal Lighting Technologies Inc., a member of the Panasonic family of companies, announced today the addition of industry veteran, Jeff Beck, as the Director of OEM Sales [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies Welcomes Industry Veteran Robert Pickral as Director of IoT and End User Sales

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 6, 2019) – Universal Lighting Technologies Inc., a global leader in lighting and a member of the Panasonic Group, recently announced the addition of Robert Pickral as Director of IoT [...]