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Emergency lighting twin spots

Historically, if you wanted instant switch-on for emergency lighting and you were illuminating a large area or a long aisle, two halogen headlamps on a car battery made a lot of sense.

Venture joins Acuity and Eaton with 8% price rise

Venture joins Acuity and Eaton with 8% price rise

Another big lighting industry name has announced a price rise. Venture, a major supplier of HID lamps and ballasts, says it is putting up the price of its traditional technologies by 8 per cent, with the newer LED sources unaffected.

Industrial Inspection areas

Industrial Inspection areas

Lux's technical editor, Alan Tulla, offers his advice on the best ways to light an industrial Inspection area.

Set EU ban at 100 lm/W, says Tamlite

Set EU ban at 100 lm/W, says Tamlite

The minimum efficiency of a light fitting should be 100 lumens per Watt not 85 as proposed in the latest draft of European regulations, a leading UK manufacturer has claimed.