SAN JOSE, Calif., July 10, 2018 – Daylighting and daylight harvesting have become common practices, especially in commercial office spaces. With the longer daylight hours in summer, we are reminded to make the most of natural sunlight instead of relying on electric lighting throughout the day. Daylight harvesting using lighting and shading technologies allows facilities to maximize natural light, increase occupant comfort, and create productive and healthy work environments.
San Jose, Calif., May 2, 2018 – Legrand, North & Central America is expanding its line of integrated shading solutions with the introduction of the Teleshade DC Cassette System from Solarfective, which will be on display at LIGHTFAIR International 2018 at booth #1843. This system offers the industry’s only automated commercial roller shade combining hembar activation – a unique manual override feature – and delivery of both power and communication via a single Cat5e/Cat6 cable.
San Jose, Calif., April 30, 2018 – Legrand’s Building Control Systems (BCS) division today announced the addition of Charlie Derk as Director of Product Marketing, Shading Systems. Derk has 20 years of experience in the lighting and shading industry and brings unique insight and know-how from various perspectives to the Legrand Shading Systems team.
San Jose, Calif., April 17, 2018 – Every year, homeowners as well as businesses and organizations around the globe celebrate Earth Day to demonstrate their support for environmental protection. They are not only looking to use eco-friendly products to reduce their environmental impact but gain an added benefit of energy and money savings. Legrand’s commercial and residential shading systems support homeowners and businesses in this endeavor to become more energy efficient and environmentally friendly.
San Jose, Calif., March 7, 2018 – One-hundred years after Daylight Saving Time was enacted in the United States, strategies of open-plan concepts, adding skylights/windows, and utilizing lighting control and advanced shading technologies have developed to allow homeowners and businesses to make optimal use of natural light all year long. That said, with Daylight Savings Time approaching, now is the perfect time to rethink your Daylighting and Daylight Harvesting strategies for residential and commercial spaces.