LED matches T5 in student alertness study

LED matches T5 in student alertness study

Increasing LED light levels boosted pupils’ cortisol levels by the same amount as fluorescent light, and slightly faster, in a study conducted by Fagerhult’s lighting academy.

Is the light switch here to stay?

Is the light switch here to stay?

The light switch will soon be history, once the ‘smart home’ has become the norm, Dominic Meyrick of Hoare Lea Lighting suggested during last week’s International Lighting Fixture Design conference.

Lighting companies 'must embrace smart technology'

Lighting companies 'must embrace smart technology'

At the Lighting Fixture Design conference in London today, lighting designer Rogier van der Heide, formerly of Philips, asked why lighting is not further down the road of what he called ‘ambient intelligence’.

LEDs to overtake fluorescent in 2014

For the first time ever, lighting professionals expect to install more LED than fluorescent fixtures over the coming year, an American survey claims.