DOE invests $10m in lighting R&D

DOE invests $10m in lighting R&D

The US Department of Energy is investing $10 million in five R&D projects to support innovation in LED and OLED manufacturing.

DoE invests $10m in lighting R&D

DoE invests $10m in lighting R&D

The US Department of Energy is investing $10 million in five R&D projects to support innovation in LED and OLED manufacturing.

Mona Lisa smiles under LEDs

Mona Lisa smiles under LEDs

The Louvre Museum in Paris has unveiled the newly relit Mona Lisa, now using specially designed LED lights from Toshiba.

Mona Lisa smiles under LEDs

Mona Lisa smiles under LEDs

The Louvre Museum in Paris has unveiled the newly relit Mona Lisa, using specially designed LED lights from Toshiba.

The school that can't turn out the lights

The school that can't turn out the lights

A school in North America was designed as a showpiece of modern engineering, using a highly sophisticated energy management system. Just one problem: they forgot to install light switches. 

OLED market to hit $1.3b

The OLED market is predicted to hit $1.3 billion by 2023, according to research from IDTechEx. This will equate to 1.3 per cent of the market size of LED lighting at that time

Insolvent Hess to quit stock exchange

Insolvent Hess to quit stock exchange

German architectural luminaire maker Hess has begun insolvency proceedings in the German courts.

The outdoor lighting specialist has also applied to leave the Frankfurt stock market after a humiliating fall from grace in which company profits were allegedly overstated to ensure a successful flotation last October.