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Street blackout

Casualties rise on streets left dark says study

24 April 2014

The Times analyses police data and suggests that deaths and injuries have risen by 20 per cent in places were lights switched off

Philips LED lamp

Philips announces ‘flat’ Q1 lighting results

22 April 2014

Lumileds and Automotive perform well, but Consumer Luminaires shows ‘high-single-digit decline’

Harvard Engineering

Harvard Engineering celebrates second Queen's Award

22 April 2014

Wakefield company recognised in International Trade category. This is second Queen’s Award for the firm in three years

Chapelton Aerial View

Harvard wins eco-town contract

15 April 2014

LeafNut wireless monitoring and control solution to be used in Chapelton, an 8,000-home sustainable town south of Aberdeen

Glow in the dark road

Testing starts on glow-in-the-dark road in the Netherlands

14 April 2014

Dutch engineering firm Heijmans behind 500m strip of road that has interactive photoluminescent paint

Asda store front

GE to supply LED fixtures to 200 Walmart stores worldwide

10 April 2014

Starting with Walmart’s Asda brand in the UK, the move is Walmart’s largest ever purchase of GE LED lighting

Hounslow street lights

Hounslow residents say LED streetlights are 'too bright'

9 April 2014

Householders take to blacking out windows with black cardboard and tape

Zumtobel Group CEO Ulrich Schumacher

Zumtobel Group outlines new structure with up to 600 jobs to go

8 April 2014

Plans have significant impact on sales operations and company’s production network. Up to 600 jobs will go


From old classics to modern masterpieces

9 August 2013

Ben Cronin speaks to Tim Zeedijk, head of exhibitions at the Rijksmuseum in the Netherlands, about the lighting for some of the most famous paintings in the world

Stewart Langdown

Stewart Langdown joins Mackwell

29 January 2014

Lighting controls specialist joins the company’s senior management team as business development director

Keith Henry, Telensa

Telensa appoints UK business development manager

30 September 2013

Keith Henry has joined Telensa as UK business development manager, bringing to the role more than 25 years’ experience in the street-lighting sector. 

Light + Building 2014

Video: Lighting presents Light + Building 2014

4 April 2014

Find out about what happened at the industry’s biggest trade fair in Frankfurt

Bright light study

Study shows bright light amplifies mental states - for better or worse

Conventional wisdom says bright light will always enhance a person’s mood but a new study argues that it actually acts to ‘amplify’ mental states – for better or worse. Nick Martindale examines the study’s findings and their implications for lighting   

LDA video

The 2014 Lighting Design Awards video of the night

26 March 2014

See what happened on the biggest night in the lighting industry calendar

PwC, 1 Embankment Place

Energy star: Inside the PwC office with the world's highest ever BREEAM rating

27 March 2014

Business consultants PwC ensured the refurbishment of one of its London offices was couched in expertise and innovation. Jill Entwistle looks at how this helped the building achieve the world’s highest ever BREEAM rating  

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