SmartCast Technology Brings Simplicity and Affordability to Lighting Control Systems
DURHAM, N.C., Feb. 4, 2014–Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) introduces SmartCast
“Commercial lighting customers have resisted installing traditional lighting controls because of excess cost and complexity, and the majority of those who have installed controls stop using them as intended after the first year because they’re difficult to maintain,” said Norbert Hiller, executive vice president, lighting. “Cree SmartCast
Technology eliminates these barriers to adoption and delivers the enormous benefit of significantly greater energy cost savings, allowing customers to finally realize the promise of lighting controls.”
Featuring Cree’s innovative OneButton
“Cree exceeded our expectations of what a lighting controls system could provide,” said John Gardiner, facilities manager, LORD Corporation. “Without any extra devices or wires needed, our maintenance team spent only minutes installing the Cree® CR22
Cree SmartCast Technology is currently available in CR Series LED troffers, CS Series linear luminaires and KR Series downlights, as well as via a 0-10V interface for control of existing dimmable LED luminaires. These critical features not only save users energy and money, but are compliant with emerging code requirements throughout the United States and Canada.
Cree SmartCast Technology is sold through Cree lighting sales channels throughout the United States and Canada. Please visit http://www.cree.com/smartcast to learn more.
*Compared to traditional fluorescent luminaires without SmartCast
Source: Cree Lighting