Three ways to light a board room

Three ways to light a board room

Alan will see you in the boardroom now: Lux magazine’s technical editor Alan Tulla sets out three contrasting ways to light the top table

The Lux two-minute explainer: IP ratings

The Lux two-minute explainer: IP ratings

Everyone knows about IP Ratings.  Then, one day, someone asks us what they actually mean . . . and we discover that there is some important, and surprising, information tucked away in the small print.

UAE in massive lighting retrofit of 34,000 buildings

The United Arab Emirates is to install low-energy lighting in 4,000 Government buildings and 30,000 commercial buildings in Dubai. PLUS: Dementia patients get human-centric lighting at a London hospital and we look at Baku's colourful new stadium. Lux Today newscast for April 26 2016 with your host Courtney Ferguson.

Webinar: Can you REALLY measure human-centric lighting?

Webinar: Can you REALLY measure human-centric lighting?

Human-centric lighting has been the buzz-phrase of the past couple of years. It has its basis in sound scientific research, but what does that research actually say? Prof. Christian Cajochen of University of Basel blows away the marketing fog and explains what’s really going on.

Join the Lux Webinar community

Join the Lux Webinar community

Every other Wednesday a growing number of lighting professionals are sitting down to enjoy an hour of information and technical entertainment with the Lux Webinar Series.

REVIEWED  Fire-rated downlights

Fire-rated downlights

When should you use fire-rated downlights, and when you must, what one do you select. We bench test and rate the latest products. 

LuxLive Middle East 2016 draws big names

LuxLive Middle East 2016 draws big names

Last week’s inaugural LuxLive Middle East 2016 was judged a ‘resounding success’ by organisers as they revealed some of the major names attending the event. Opened by the UAE Minister of Energy, His Excellency Engineer Suhail Mohammed Faraj Al Mazroui, the exhibition and conference drew attendance from across the GCC region and across the world. 

UAE to retrofit 34.000 buildings with low-energy lighting

UAE to retrofit 34.000 buildings with low-energy lighting

HE Engineer Suhail Mohammed Faraj Al Mazroui, the Minister of Energy of the United Arab Emirates, has said that the Department of Energy is working on a project to retrofit almost 4,000 federal government buildings and a further 30,000 buildings in Dubai with low-energy technologies, including lighting.

Person of the Year revealed in Lux Awards Middle East

The Person of the Year for 2016 has been revealed in the Lux Awards Middle East. PLUS: Featured interview with Lutron chief Michael Pessina. Lux Today newscast for 19 April 2016 is presented by Courtney Ferguson.

Who will buy Philips?

Philips chiefs have a change of heart over sale of historic company. PLUS: In our featured interview, we speak to Land Securities' Iain Trent about why they're betting on connected lighting. Lux Today for Tuesday 12 April is presented by Courtney Ferguson.

LuxLive arrives in the Middle East

LuxLive arrives in the Middle East

Lighting professionals, specifiers and clients began arriving in Abu Dhabi today ahead of tomorrow’s official opening of the inaugural LuxLive Middle East exhibition and conference.

Winners announced in first Lux Awards Middle East 2016!

Winners announced in first Lux Awards Middle East 2016!

The lighting community in the UAE was celebrating last night as projects in the country dominated the first ever Lux Awards Middle East, with no fewer than seven lighting schemes in Dubai and Abu Dhabi scooping an iconic 'golden L' trophy. The night of triumph was sealed as Abu Dhabi's lighting expert Martin Valentine – who has helped drive low-energy lighting standards across the Middle East – was named Lux Person of the Year 2016.