IES In the News

U.S. Department of Energy and Illuminating Engineering Society Partner to Advance Industry Lighting Standards

U.S. Department of Energy
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) underscores DOE’s commitment to support the development of needed metrics and standards for solid-state lighting (SSL) technology. Read More

Internationally Recognized Lighting Designer Patrick Quigley Joins Design Workshop

Quigley is a two-time winner of the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) Award of Excellence, the most prestigious commendation in the industry, and has been recognized for his Body of Work by the U.S. House of Representatives, as well as for his Contribution to Architecture and the Built Environment by the American Institute of Architects (AIA). His projects have been honored with more than 150 awards from other national organizations, including the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES). Read More

EPA publishes revised luminaires specification for Energy Star compliance

LEDs Magazine
V2.2 expands the scope of solid-state lighting (SSL) products covered by the specification and adds a new acceptable method of measurement for ANSI/IES (American National Standards Institute/Illuminating Engineering Society) LM-79-19. Read More

Robert Gleason III | C & S Cos.

The Daily Record
C & S Cos. announces that Robert Gleason III has been elected as vice president of the Illuminating Engineering Society Rochester Chapter. Read More

CRI, Color Temperature and New Lighting Quality Metrics
The existing color rating systems have shortcomings, explains John Yriberri, North American market leader at Modular Lighting Instruments. That’s why the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) developed a more comprehensive replacement for the CRI, called the IES-TM-30-15. Read More

Croatian Designer Wins Award for Moscow Evolution Tower Lighting

Total Croatia News
As Lara Bagar/Glas Istre writes on the 14th of August, 2019, as many as eighteen projects were awarded, and Croatian lighting designer Dean Skira’s project was the only one awarded in the category of energy efficiency and environmental protection. Read More

Visa Lighting’s “Narrowest Aperture Medical Light” Selected for 2019 IES Progress Report

Yahoo Finance
The Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) publishes its Progress Report every year to record new lighting products that have achieved “uniqueness, innovation, and significance to the lighting industry.” This year, the 2019 IES Progress Report recognizes Visa Lighting’s “Lenga,” a dual-unit overbed slot luminaire for patient room lighting. Read More

One 40W equivalent PLL Type A lamp from GREEN CREATIVE selected for the IES 2019 Progress Report

Digital Journal
“We are thrilled our PLL Type A lamp is recognized in the IES Progress Report this year.” said Ken Charton, Product Line Manager for Lamps and Bulbs at GREEN CREATIVE. Read More

Lighting Products by Eureka, Hubbell Light and Luminis Selected for 2019 IES Progress Report

Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) released its annual Progress Report which identifies novel and significant advancement in lighting related products and researches. North America lighting brands including Eureka, Hubbell Lighting and Luminis announced that their lighting products have been selected in the 2019 Progress Report Read More

Six Innovative Lighting Solutions from Acuity Brands Selected for the 2019 IES Progress Report

Six Acuity Brands lighting solutions were selected for the 2019 Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Progress Report, which showcases the year’s most significant developments in the art and science of lighting. Read More