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Training Day

By Willard Warren California’s program for educating contractors could be a model for all New technology in solid-state lighting has provided us with LEDs with higher lumens per watt efficacy than our legacy light sources, and they are now designated as the light source for

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Why Buy When You Can Rent?

By Dan Peifer Commoditization might not be a dirty word after all Lumens as a service: what a concept. Ownership is a hassle. If commercial lighting could only be leased like office printers, it would solve so many problems. The company that leases the equipment gets a

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No Stone Left Unturned

By Jerry Plank Experts and investigators will look at every angle—and product—after a fire Billy Joel’s 1989 hit song “We Didn’t Start the Fire” is apropos for the theme of this installment of “Product Safety Update.” How? Once a fire has occurred in a

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