The Lighting Controls Association (LCA), a council of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), is dedicated to educating the professional building design, construction and management communities about the benefits and operation of automatic switching and dimming controls. These benefits include energy savings, flexibility and higher-quality building environments.
LCA members include noted leaders in the manufacture of advanced controls and dimming ballasts.
LCA is headquartered at the NEMA headquarters in Rosslyn, VA and is sponsored by the National Lighting Bureau.
Gary Meshberg, LC, CLCP (OSRAM Encelium) serves as chair and Charles Knuffke (WattStopper/Legrand) as vice chair. Maria Northup serves as executive director and Craig DiLouie, LC, CLCP as education director
- Provide single voice for the industry
- Promote the category
- Educate the market
- Grow the market
- Build a positive image for the industry as a whole
- High-value marketing investment
- Exposure to precisely targeted market
- Impressions and website traffic to member websites and social media
- Positive influence on sales
The Lighting Controls Association is a non-profit organization. All funds received by the LCA are used for the above activities. The LCA is administered as a council of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA). All marketing support is provided by ZING Communications, Inc., operated by Craig DiLouie, LC, CLCP, a noted lighting industry journalist, educator and marketing consultant.
$4,800 annual membership fee
A division of IDEAL INDUSTRIES INC., Audacy Wireless Lighting Control offers an innovative wireless solution that can reduce lighting energy costs by up to 50%. Crafted at the intersection of simple and innovative, the Audacy system reimagines wireless lighting control and represents the streamlined future of lighting technology for commercial applications. Enabled for both Apple® and Android™ platforms, this solution integrates easily into existing BAS, provides 24/7 communication between the operator and the lighting system, and is readily scalable.
At Cree, we’ve revolutionized the lighting industry with high-quality, energy-efficient LED lighting. From retail and hospitality to commercial and industrial, Cree LED lighting is saving energy and creating beautifully-lit spaces around the world. In 2014, Cree introduced SmartCast™ Technology, a self-programming wireless lighting control system that reduces energy consumption while reducing initial cost. Cree is leading the LED Revolution.
Douglas Lighting Controls, a member of the Panasonic Group, engineers end-to-end energy efficient, easy to install and use, digital lighting control solutions for commercial buildings, campuses, and sports complexes throughout North America. Douglas systems include relays panels, controllers, occupancy/vacancy sensors, daylight sensors and wall switch stations. Douglas has a dedicated design team that produces system drawings and a technical support group for product questions and onsite system commissioning. With over 50 years in operation, Douglas is recognized for their deep understanding of lighting control systems and ability to provide the right solution for each facility.
Eaton is dedicated to ensuring that reliable, efficient and safe power is available when it’s needed most. With unparalleled knowledge of electrical power management across industries, experts at Eaton deliver customized, integrated solutions to solve our customers’ most critical challenges. Eaton offers a complete line of lighting control products, controllers and accessories designed for a wide range of applications — new or renovation.
Echelon Corporation (NASDAQ:ELON), a pioneer in developing open-standard control networking platforms, delivers solutions for designing, installing, monitoring and controlling industrial-strength “communities of devices” within the lighting, building automation, Internet of Things and related markets worldwide. Echelon sells its lighting products under the Lumewave by Echelon® brand and its embedded and other IIoT-related products as part of its IzoT® platform. With 100 million+ Echelon-powered devices installed worldwide, Echelon helps customers easily and safely migrate existing control systems to the most modern platforms, while bringing new devices and applications into an ever-growing global Industrial Internet. Echelon helps customers reduce operational costs, enhance satisfaction and safety, grow revenues and perform better in both established and emerging markets.
ETC is a leading lighting controls manufacturer with strong roots in theater and lighting design. Prominent products include Eos, Congo and Smart Solutions lighting control consoles; Selador Series LED luminaires; Source Four HPL lamps; Unison line of architectural lighting controls; and Prodigy hoists and QuickTouch controls.
EuControls is dedicated to the design and manufacture of LED lighting control systems and devices based on field applications and evolving market demand in the LED lighting industries. As one of the leading-edge LED lighting control system suppliers in the world and with a dedicated focus in intelligent and wireless lighting controls, we take full advantage of our experience and resources in lighting to offer advanced technology products. With exceptional performance and reliability we offer a variety of selections to meet your needs for the fast growing LED control market. And with our own cost effective factories, we are able to offer the greatest value for our innovative LED control systems. With world-wide headquarters in Los Angeles, we are just a phone call away from offering you innovative LED control products for your LED lighting control applications. Please visit our website to select the products that fit your needs, or let our sales team help you with the solution to your LED lighting control requirements.
GE’s Lighting business envisions, develops, makes and sells a variety of quality-tested lighting products and systems for use in commercial, industrial, municipal and residential settings. GE’s lamps, electronics and lighting-control technologies help customers around the world in their efforts to save money by increasing energy efficiency, reducing maintenance costs, improving aesthetics and enhancing security, while making a difference for the environment.
Hubbell Control Solutions (HCS) develops innovative and integrated lighting controls. Advanced wired and wireless distributed intelligence lighting controls provide a complete suite of energy-saving solutions. From introducing the industry’s first self-adaptive occupancy sensor to today’s advanced systems, the company creates future-proof smart devices and systems make for easy “install and forget” operation. HCS offers the most comprehensive line of occupancy sensors on the market. Other products include daylight harvesting and high bay controls. The brand is part of Hubbell Lighting, one of the largest lighting manufacturers in North America. Technology and quality are the HCS heritage. The company’s history of innovation extends back to 1886 and Harvey Hubbell’s invention of the very first lighting control device—the pull chain switch.
HUNT Dimming, celebrating its golden anniversary in 2010, has been an industry leading manufacturer of architectural dimming systems and wallbox dimmers since 1960. The company today additionally develops and manufactures a full-line of innovative lighting solutions under the Simplicity® brand, including our Simplicity® LED Controllers which provide infinitely variable control for selected state-of-the-art LED drivers and lamps.
Intermatic Inc. manufactures energy-saving lighting controls for industrial/commercial/institutional and residential applications. The company offers timer-switches, sensors, photocontrols, power protection devices and meters through a network of distributors and retailers. Founded in 1891, Intermatic is headquartered in Spring Grove, IL.
Leviton was founded in 1906 to manufacture a single product: tip mantles for gas lights. Since then, the Company has become a leading North American producer of electrical and electronic products. Learn more about the Company and the markets it serves.
LSI is a customer-centric company committed to make affordable, high performance, energy-efficient lighting and custom graphic solutions. Our core strategy of “Lighting+Graphics+Technology = Complete Image Solutions” differentiates us from other lighting providers. We offer a vast array of sophisticated lighting and energy management offerings to help our customers manage energy performance, enhance their image, and achieve their sustainability goals. Our major markets include commercial, industrial, petroleum, automotive dealerships, quick service restaurants, and national retail accounts.
As the world leader in the lighting control industry, Lutron Electronics designs and manufactures lighting controls and architectural lighting control systems for residential, commercial and institutional applications. The company offers a wide variety of light dimmers, whole-home dimming systems, motorized window treatments, and color-matched accessories.
McWong International has bridged East and West to offer its customers a mix of quality, service and innovation. A California corporation, McWong develops and manufactures high-quality lighting control equipment and related electrical components. Products include occupancy sensors, wireless luminaire controllers and programmable LED drivers, among others.
Nebula Controls is a series of lighting control products offered by Horizon Engineering Solutions and is designed and manufactured in Canada. Nebula Controls offers a proprietary, intelligent wireless integrated lighting control solution. Our control system uses Artificial Intelligence to build advanced control solutions using deep learning models that has never been done before. Nebula Controls has proven energy savings of up to 87% and it automatically learns new ways to save our clients energy. In addition to energy savings Nebula Controls offers insights on customer/human movement traffic patterns and historical customer behaviour patterns that have proven very valuable to our commercial and retail clients. The new Nebula AgriControl series redefines smart lighting in the greenhouse grower space helping optimize crop growth through sophisticated lighting control.
OSRAM Digital Lighting Systems, a leading global digital lighting systems provider, offers the industry’s most innovative lighting solutions available today with an eye to the future. OSRAM solutions range from intelligent integrated fixture components like our award winning Connected Lighting Module™ (CLM) and best-in-class OPTOTRONIC® power supplies/drivers as well as our PrevaLED® Linear light engines all the way to ENCELIUM®, the industry’s premier Enterprise level Networked Light Management System. In addition to ENCELIUM, OSRAM offers ENCELIUM EDGE™ a standalone wireless light management system specifically designed for smaller-to-midsize applications. From world-class digital lighting components to turnkey Light Management Systems OSRAM has the experience and proven results you need to be competitive and successful.
Philips Lighting Controls provides leading edge lighting and office automation systems for commercial, industrial, and residential applications. Committed to excellence, innovation, sustainability, and customer needs, Philips Lighting Controls revolutionizes lighting system design and installation. Philips Lighting Controls facilitates dimming control, energy management, and system integration for industrial, office, warehouse, retail, hotel, restaurant, event center, educational, healthcare, entertainment, and institutional applications.
For the past 20 years, PLC Multipoint has been making a name for itself as a creator and producer of the industry’s finest lighting sensor controls. We’ve built a reputation as the one resource to solve the most complex control problems. We have proven success with commercial lighting controls. Our systems are installed in businesses and institutions nationwide, saving energy through daylight harvesting, motion sensing and time scheduling.
RAB Lighting is a manufacturer of indoor and outdoor LED lighting, luminaires, sensors and controls. Founded in 1946, RAB has a vibrantly growing infrastructure of manufacturing facilities and engineering capabilities. In the controls space, RAB Lighting offers Lightcloud, a commercial wireless lighting control system and service. Designed from the ground up to be intuitive, advanced and secure, this networked control system removes the barriers to implementing lighting controls, delivering energy savings.
Schneider Electric has been setting the standard for innovation in architectural-grade lighting and whole-home control products for commercial, hospitality, residential and retail applications for more than 30 years.
Sensor Switch is an industry leader in developing occupancy sensor products and technology for lighting control. Sensor Switch is an engineering-driven company offering the widest array of sensors offered by any manufacturer. Our technical innovations include our patented Passive Dual Technology (PIR/Microphonics™), and the groundbreaking nLight Control System. From schools and offices to factories, government buildings, and retail stores, Sensor Switch provides reliable and cost-effective lighting control solutions for virtually every building type and application. Founded in 1987, Sensor Switch proudly engineers and manufactures all of its products in the USA at the company headquarters in Wallingford, Connecticut.
Siemens USA is the manufacturer of Gamma Lighting Control, an integrated control system with a distributed control architecture. Designed for buildings of any size, Gamma’s seamless integration with the company’s building automation system enables management of an entire facility from a single operator station.
Synapse’s award winning technology makes lighting controls easy. From the less-invasive, retrofit installation of our fixture agnostic products, to the faster, streamlined commissioning available with our mobile app, we make it possible for businesses to reduce their energy consumption and enhance energy efficiency for both indoor and outdoor LED lights. Our SimplySNAP® site-based control solution operates on its own network, which means no internet is required and interface with IT is minimal. The solution supports the widest range of dimming ballasts and drivers while offering over-the-air updates enabling effortless and instant system-wide changes to any scheduled events so that you can react quickly when and where required. Synapse strives to understand your unique business and technical challenges by offering a lighting controls system designed for today and adaptable for tomorrow.
Founded in 1947, Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. has been an industry leader for nearly six decades in lighting ballast technology and design. The company offers one of the lighting industry’s most comprehensive product lines, featuring technologies that dramatically reduce energy costs, increase design flexibility and improve reliability. Universal Lighting manufactures electronic, magnetic, dimming, HID, compact and fluorescent sign ballasts for all lighting applications. Today, Universal Lighting Technologies continues to offer one of the most advanced engineering and energy-efficient product designs, backed by unsurpassed customer service.
Wattstopper is a leading manufacturer of lighting control products for commercial and residential applications. Commercial products include occupancy sensors, lighting control panels, daylighting controls, DALI dimming controls, plug load controls and energy auditing tools. Residential products include Miro architectural wiring devices and wireless RF controls and residential vacancy sensors.