IES In the News

ProSource Partners With Warfel to Support Lighting Category

Buying group ProSource has made an exclusive agreement with lighting designer, educator and author David Warfel to help steer its lighting initiative going forward. Read More

New Zero Energy Office Buildings Design Guide

Canadian & Consulting Engineer
The guide was developed by ASHRAE, the American Institute of Architects, the Illuminating Engineering Society, and the U.S. Green Building Council with support and funding from the U.S. Department of Energy through the National Renewable Energy Laboratory — and it’s free. Read More

Barton Associates’ Lighting Design Recognized by the Illuminating Engineering Society

Pennsylvania Business Central
We are pleased to announce that Barton’s Jennifer Harrington, PE, LC; Kiley Johns, EIT, LC; and Yancy Unger, PE was recently honored with a 2019 Certificate of Merit from the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Philadelphia Section. Read More

Why are there so many street lights along Redd Road?

Luis wants to know why so many street lights have been installed along Redd Road, from Westwind to Helen of Troy, in West El Paso. Read More

Despite industry opposition, Ohio House eyes mandate on size of railroad crews

Cleveland American
Railroads in Ohio would have to operate trains with at least two crew members under a bill state lawmakers are considering. Read More

The illuminating projects of the 2019 Lumen Award winners

Archinect News
Architectural lighting designers take the spotlight in the Illuminating Engineering Society NYC’s yearly Lumen Awards, which were established in 1968 and have grown into a prestigious international event over the decades. Read More

LED streetlight controller wins manufacturing innovation award

Electrical Business
Halifax-based LED Roadway Lighting (LRL) has won the Michelin Innovation in Manufacturing Award for its Data Acquisition Platform (DAP) sensor-based lighting controller. Read More

Standard and Stanpro hire Jean Kupina and Joe Harold Conrad

Electrical Business
Kupina has more than 25 years’ experience in the lighting industry as a representative, account manager and manufacturing agent and has trained with the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES). Read More

The Illuminating Engineering Society of BC announces its 2019 Vision Award recipients

Canadian Architect
The Illuminating Engineering Society of British Columbia (IESBC) awarded its 2019 Vision Award recipients, which honours outstanding work by BC lighting designers, at a gala held at CBC Studio One on May 30. Read More

Oil and gas industry issues circadian lighting guidelines

LEDs Magazine
American Petroleum Institute tells members to “minimize circadian disruptions.” That means strip down the blue, at least one expert says. Read More