As wireless controls spread, can Dali survive?

As wireless controls spread, can Dali survive?

This year's Light + Building exhibition in Frankfurt has shown the extent to which wired control systems are being replaced by wireless alternatives which talk to other building management systems like heating and ventilation.

Ex-Hess directors face $6.9m damages claim

Ex-Hess directors face $6.9m damages claim

Former Hess directors Christoph Hess and Peter Ziegler may have to pay $6.9 million (€5 million) in damages to investor Holland Private Equity (HPE), which claims it suffered massive losses after the firm was floated on the stock market on the basis of false accounts.

Havells-Sylvania to sell internet lamp

Havells-Sylvania is set to add an internet-enabled lamp to its range following the signing of an exclusive distribution deal with LiFX, the internet-sensation that started off as one of the fastest-funded Kickstarter projects of all time.

Senegal gets solar-powered streetlights

Senegal gets solar-powered streetlights

Senegal is investing in solar-powered streetlighting, with a rollout of  approximately 1,500 solar panels in the capital, Dakar and six other regions in the interior of the country.