Meet the NanoLight: an LED lamp like none you’ve seen before.
Philips’ lighting business grew by 4 per cent last year, reaching sales of €8.4bn (£7.2bn).
LED lighting is damaging darkening the yellow paint in famous masterpieces such as Sunflowers by Vincent van Gogh, say scientists.
The paint can slowly change colour, losing its vibrant yellow to become brown or olive green.
LED lighting is darkening the yellow paint of famous masterpieces such as Sunflowers by Vincent van Gogh, say scientists.
Philips is recalling its top-of-the-range MasterLED GU10 lamp after reports that the lamp body could become live.
The company is withdrawing all mains voltage 8W MasterLED Spots – including the Dim Tone variants - from sale and recalling all the light sources from wholesalers and distributors across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Latin America.
Osram is cutting 4,700 jobs - 12 per cent of its workforce – as part of the wider industry move away from incandescent and towards LED light sources.
The global lamps giant is closing or selling a string of factories which manufacture incandescent light sources and other older technologies in a bid to save US$1.3 billion (€1 billion) ahead of its sell-off by parent Siemens this year.
Philips is recalling its top-of-the-range MasterLED GU10 lamp after reports that the lamp body could become live
The market for lighting controls devices in commercial buildings will double from 2010 to 2017, says IMS Research. Shipments of devices are predicted to increase from 29.6 million to 61.6 million. Most of these components will be connected ballasts that contain a connectivity technology such as Dali or ZigBee
Say goodbye to that annoying buzz created by overhead fluorescent light bulbs in your office. Scientists at Wake Forest University have developed a flicker-free, shatterproof alternative for large-scale lighting.
LED tubes from five manufacturers have been banned or recalled by authorities in the EU this year because they posed a risk of electric shock.
The Empire State Building held its first-ever LED light show, marking the official unveiling of its new LED system.
Mitie’s lighting business has been reduced in size amid a wider cost-cutting drive.
Philips is launching an internet-enabled lamp – the first of its kind from a major manufacturer – at LuxLive next week.