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Modular Wiring Systems Flexible Solution Proves Ideal for Council’s New Offices

Modular Wiring Systems, a subsidiary of electrical cable manufacturer Tratos Ltd., has designed, manufactured and supplied modular power and lighting distribution systems for Birmingham City Council’s new flagship workplace.

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Switch on for Cost Savings Without Compromise

Peter Haseler from the Siemens Building Technologies division argues that a more strategic approach to controlling lighting requirements for buildings and public spaces can deliver real benefits in terms of energy cost reductions and operational effectiveness.

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Sports Lighting and Common Misconceptions

Enfield Town FC2 FloodlightingIn today’s modern society we take light and the design of lighting for granted. We walk into our homes and at the flick of a switch we instantly feel secure and comfortable. The same can be said with the outdoor environment, light is being used to make us feel at ease after dark. We now have a 24 hour a day life style with supermarkets and entertainment venues open throughout the night.

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Fagerhult light Hygena stores with the Xicato Spot Module

Images by Sanna Fisher-PayneHygena, owned by the kitchen group Nobia, is one of the best-known kitchen brands in France. Complete kitchen solutions are offered from about 127 wholly owned stores. All shops are between 100 and 600 m², and include exhibition, shop and office area.

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New Connector Boards Enable Faster, Easier Assembly of Solid State Lighting Fixtures

LED Engin, Inc., a leader in high lumen density LED products, announces a family of metal-core printed circuit boards (MCPCBs) with integral connectors that eliminate soldering during the assembly of LED fixtures.

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Part L Consultation Paper and Technical Guidance Released

Part L 2012The consultation document on the proposed changes to Part L – the energy-efficiency part of the regulations has been published by the Department of Communities and Local Government and includes the Lighting Energy Numeric Indicator (LENI) methodology.

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Lighting the Future - Accelerating the Deployment of Innovative Lighting Technologies

A European Commission Green Paper which is part of the Digital Agenda for Europe flagship initiative under the Europe 2020 Strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. The Green Paper sets out the key issues to be addressed in a European strategy aiming to accelerate the deployment of high-quality SSL (Solid State Lighting) for general lighting.

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Brighter Outdoor Lighting with Venture’s New CM-CITY

The latest addition to Venture Lighting’s Ceramic range is the compact, tubular CM-CITY lamp, designed to combine high performance and energy efficiency with low operating costs for outdoor lighting. Energy savings typically range from 30% to 70%, compared to other white light sources.

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Living Creativity at Google London

GoogleLively colours, trendy and functional furniture and a fantastic lighting atmosphere welcome visitors to Google's new office premises in Buckingham Palace Road in London.  

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Suffolk Pursue Greenest County Title

luma street ledSuffolk County Council is pursuing an ambitious target of becoming the greenest county. To succeed, this aspiration requires a commitment from every individual, community and business in the county. Each will be required to embrace the climate change challenge and work together on a long-term plan to improve the environment.

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