Category Archives: Lighting Control

Join us at the Z-Wave Alliance booth at CES 2012

Join Frostdale at CES 2012 where our wireless lighting controls will be on display at the Z-Wave Alliance booth. Our products will be showcased alongside the growing number of innovative devices in the Z-Wave home automation and energy management ecosystem. … Continue reading

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The argument against Wi-Fi enabled HAN

The market-leading chip maker, Broadcom, recently announced that it would offer a new Wi-Fi module that would allow manufacturers to add a wireless component to their products. Essentially, the idea is to use the popular technology platform to link appliances … Continue reading

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Why we’re likely to see more wireless building automation in the next few years

Last month, ABI Research released a much talked about report titled “No New Wires Technologies to Drive Home Automation Market.” In a summary of the report’s findings, ABI Practice Director, Sam Lucero, directs attention to the merit of wireless systems … Continue reading

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Practical-minded home automation may help you wake up feeling more refreshed

In eras gone by, before electric lighting became ubiquitous, journal records indicate that people slept far more. This wasn’t just because there wasn’t anything else to do. Their schedules were closely linked to the presence of natural light, and changed … Continue reading

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Frostdale’s wireless lighting controls now on display in Essen, Germany

Seoul, Korea (July 4, 2011) – Frostdale is pleased to announce that its wireless lighting controls are now on display in Essen, Germany at the red dot museum. The nanogrid™ switches will be featured in a special exhibition titled “Design … Continue reading

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LEED, lighting controls, and long term efficiency

Back in 2000, LEED was introduced by the U.S. Green Building Council to encourage designers to incorporate the greenest, most current building technologies available. Since that time, its relevance has increased dramatically, with energy efficiency taking center stage in today’s … Continue reading

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Educational resources for lighting control professionals

Lighting control is a complex and dynamic topic, prone to frequent change with advancements in technology and government regulation. Whether it’s products, design, or efficiency, grasping the essentials can be overwhelming to newcomers just like keeping on top of the … Continue reading

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