News

30 July

UK antes up £34 million for university green projects, LED installations

The UK government is springing another £34 million into a university carbon reduction fund that has helped finance scores of campus LED lighting projects since 2008.

24 July

Businesses can bid for money to replace old lighting kit with new

A scheme allowing businesses to compete for money to fund energy efficiency measures has been announced by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC). 

21 July

National Gallery tests how LEDs affect colour perception

An interactive experiment is under way at the National Gallery to test people’s perceptions of colour using a prototype tunable LED system.

18 July

Cash for lighting firms who bring manufacture back from China

The LIA and the Department for Business are urging luminaire and lighting equipment makers to bid for a share of a newly-released £100 million government fund.

15 July

Crime down after streetlight switch-off - but road safety fears persist

Burglary, car crime, violent crime and antisocial behaviour have all fallen by more than 20 per cent during times when streetlights have been switched off in Warwickshire.

Lux Report

Leaders in the lighting industry discuss topics such as education for end users, warranties, market surveillance, standards and comparability of products. Featured in this video: Ray Molony, Lux magazine Steven Davies, Lighting Industry Association Alasdair McRury, Holophane Richard Forey, Save Light Andy Guest, Lighting Industry Association Nigel Harvey, Recolight