Cathedral gives up lighting for Lent

Cathedral gives up lighting for Lent

Exeter Cathedral is giving up light for Lent. The floodlights on the building’s facade will be turned off for the six-week period to cut carbon emissions.

Controls projects 'need a champion'

Controls projects 'need a champion'

Identifying the person who takes legal responsibility if a lighting controls project doesn't go to plan is crucial if clients are to avoid disappointment, a panel of speakers agreed at the Smart Lighting Controls conference in London yesterday.

Smart lights help shoppers find groceries

Smart lights help shoppers find groceries

Philips is piloting a Li-Fi system for retailers, which allows ‘intelligent’ LED lights in shop ceilings to communicate with shoppers through a smartphone app.