Epsom becomes latest council to embrace LED

Epsom becomes latest council to embrace LED

Epsom and Ewell Borough Council is the latest local authority to embrace the solid-state lighting trend in its buildings by opting for LEDs under a ‘spend to save’ initiative.

E.On faces £3 million bill for lost CFLs

E.On faces £3 million bill for lost CFLs

Energy company E.On is facing a £3 million bill after admitting that thousands of compact fluorescent lamps that it was supposed to send out for free to UK households were actually sold in Ireland, while others may never have been distributed at all.

Isotera gets £1.6m in funding

Isotera gets £1.6m in funding

Isotera, the maker of a contactless power system for LED lighting, has bagged £1.6 million in a second tranche of funding to advance its business.

Philips LED lamps still at 100% after 25,000 hours

Philips LED lamps still at 100% after 25,000 hours

Two-hundred Philips LED lamps that have been running continuously for 25,000 hours (nearly three years) are still operating at 100 per cent lumen output, according to tests conducted for the US Department of Energy.