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USGBC Updates LEED Residential Rating System

In April, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced the launch of LEED v4.1 Residential, an updated rating system that combines the relevant aspects of four existing LEED rating systems (Single Family and Lowrise Homes, Multifamily Midrise, Core and Shell, and New Construction) previously used for residential projects.

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LIT Lighting Design Award Winner for LED Interior Systems.

EdisonReport’s Randy Reid on the DLC’s Draft 5.0 Performance Specs

The DLC’s latest specifications are focused on lighting quality, which is getting some pushback from manufacturers and utilities, says Randy Reid, editor of EdisonReport, who attended the recent DLC stakeholders meeting.

Target finally confirms that Acuity provides the IoT lighting

Four years after pioneering indoor positioning, and with the technology now installed across many of its 1845 stores, the retailer acknowledges its supplier. Is asset tracking next?

IoT Ready Alliance Folds Into Zhaga Consortium

Zhaga and the IoT Ready Alliance recently announced that they have agreed to align their efforts and to proceed as a single organization under the Zhaga Consortium. The objective is to foster a harmonized, global set of interface specifications for sensor-to-luminaire integration and to remove confusion in the industry.