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The Light Source is a bi-monthly newsletter that keeps trade allies, distributors and manufacturers up-to-speed on important trends and events in the commercial and industrial lighting industry. You can access archives of Light Source’s articles here at the Northwest Lighting Network.

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February 13, 2017

Register Now for a 2017 Workshop

General Contributor

Our 2017 workshops are taking place in cities around the region through the end of March. If you aren’t registered yet, take a peek at our new teaser video to learn what you’re missing. Then, head straight to our training calendar to sign up for a workshop near you. If you’ve already participated, thank you …

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February 13, 2017

INFOGRAPHIC: Elements of Successful Lighting Design

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February 13, 2017

Technology Corner: Lighting Design for Retrofits

General Contributor

Lighting design is a key theme of this year’s slate of free lighting workshops for trade allies. Why is it so important? Properly designed lighting makes a big difference when it comes to energy savings, safety, and workplace performance and comfort. By educating yourself about proper design practices, you’ll provide your customer with an informed …

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February 13, 2017

Welcome to the Lighting Design Issue

General Contributor

American comedian Kyle Kinane once said, “I know what I like, and I’m not trying to adapt to new things.” Kinane could be talking about any number of decisions we make at work and home every day. We all feel this way from time to time. We like our comfort zone; it works for us …

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November 15, 2016

Welcome to the Lighting Best Practices Issue

General Contributor

If you played high school sports, you remember going to training camp at the start of each season. This was the time to get in shape, brush up on fundamentals and shake off bad habits. Coaches brought new ideas and techniques to improve your performance. If you missed the pre-season, you risked being a benchwarmer …

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