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  • LED Recessed Downlights From Nora Lighting

    LED recessed downlights are now available with a 3?1/2-inch aperture that delivers 10.5 watts with 500 lumens at 3000K; a 4?1/2-inch aperture that delivers 14 watts with 622 lumens at 3000K; and a 5?1/2-inch model offering 14 watts with 635 lumens at 3000K and 730 lumens at 4200K. The fixtures can...

  • Best-Laid Plans

    Scheduled for completion in 2011, NAU's Health and Learning Center is aiming for LEED Gold certification.

  • CFL Bulb Disposal: Handle With Care

    Remodelers, electricians, and other pros need to think twice before tossing fluorescent light bulbs in the trash.

  • Technology Includes Dimming Ballasts

    Lutron’s EcoSystem technology has expanded to include digital dimming ballasts for T4 compact fluorescent lamps.

  • 2009 Editors' Choice Awards

    Ten eco-friendly building products that bring new choices and solutions for addressing water and resource conservation, energy efficiency, indoor air quality, and site design.

  • Brandt Point Fixtures From Westinghouse Lighting

    Energy Star–approved Brandt Point fixtures are available in three-light wall-bracket and two-light wall-bracket and flush-mount styles using 13-watt GU24 CFLs. Defined by a sleek, modern design, the fixtures feature simple, unadorned architecture that creates a dramatic appearance, the manufacturer...

  • Halogena Energy Saver Lamps From Philips Lighting

    Halogena Energy Saver halogen lamps are offered in 40-watt and 70-watt models as alternatives to 60-watt and 100-watt incandescents. The halogen lamps feature a 3,000-hour average rated life and deliver 800 to 1,600 lumens, the same light output as the higher-wattage incandescents, for a 30% energy...

  • Faux Can Lighting Fixture From MaxLite

    Designed to look like a 6-inch recessed downlight trim kit, the Faux Can is actually a flush-mounted CFL downlight, helping to avoid the heat problems associated with recessed cavities, says the firm. The 26-watt, Energy Star–qualified fixture is available in dimming and non-dimming versions. It...

  • Acadia Chandelier From Sea Gull Lighting

    Compliant with Energy Star, the Acadia chandelier uses six GU24, 13-watt CFLs. The collection’s European rustic design combines comfort and sophistication, according to the maker, and the misted bronze finish is a mix of dark and russet browns that suggests warmth. The champagne seeded glass...

  • SpringLamp Hybrid Bulb From TCP

    The SpringLamp three-way CFL/LED hybrid bulb switches between 19 watts, 30 watts, and a 1-watt LED night light and can be used in table lamps and floor lamps. Lasting an average of 10,000 hours, the three-way CFL/LED is manufactured using lead-free glass, giving the bulb better lumen maintenance...