Wireless networks enable city-wide control of LED street-light installations (MAGAZINE)
Municipalities can add a wireless system to LED street-light deployments and implement remote power-monitoring and control functions including dimming, says MAURY WRIGHT.
Control networks, including the Roam Monitoring and Control system, aren’t confined to SSL installations. Indeed Roam came to the market before SSL did and Acuity has supplied the technology with many types of legacy lights for power monitoring, on-off control, and detecting failed lamps. Dimming is an additive feature that’s especially valuable with LED lights because the technology is amenable to dimming and delivering energy savings.
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