While contractors around the world struggle to meeting deadlines to upgrade lighting to LED and avoid penalty clauses, one local authority is taking a more leisurely approach.
As local authorities all over the world move to white LED street lighting, one community at least is considering bucking the trend.
The inadequate illumination of a canal tow path has been blamed for the tragic death of a 22-year-old man in Sale, Manchester.
A street lighting installation in England will feature ‘super smart’ luminaires which will monitor their environment.
The UK’s congested and snow-hit traffic has had another obstacle to deal with: falling LED street lights.
The City of London is working on a innovative lighting strategy that will use smart lighting to cut energy and light pollution, and manage light levels and colour at different times of the day.
A row has broken out in Gateshead in the north of England over the alleged ‘decimation’ of small birds by street lighting controllers.