A return to form? Ray Molony previews Light + Building

A return to form? Ray Molony previews Light + Building

Over a decade on from the arrival of the LED in architectural lighting, luminaire designers are returning to pure forms and simple lines which allow seamless integration into architectural environments. Here Ray Molony previews the key trends in design from this month’s Light + Building exhibition in Frankfurt.

Going to Light + Building? Use our jargon buster!

Going to Light + Building? Use our jargon buster!

Trade shows such as next week's Light + Building in Frankfurt can confusing with so much marketing hype and buzzwords flying around. So we’ve updated our handy ‘jargon buster’ to help you understand what people really mean...

Virgin Media cuts energy by 99% with IoT lighting

Virgin Media cuts energy by 99% with IoT lighting

UK broadband and cable TV provider Virgin Media has cut the energy used for lighting at a technical centre by 99 per cent using a combination of LEDs, power line communications and cloud-based management, claims the supplier.