Marks & Spencer goes LED in 170 stores

Marks & Spencer goes LED in 170 stores

Marks & Spencer has replaced T5 ribbon wall light fittings with Philips LEDs in over 170 of its shops, with the help of Balfour Beatty Engineering Services.

LEDs score No 10 a Breeam

Numbers 10, 11 and 12 Downing Street have received a Breeam Award after a series of green upgrades. This is the first refurbishment of the 300-year-old Grade I-listed building for decades.

LEDs damaging Van Goghs and other masterpieces

LED lighting is damaging darkening the yellow paint in famous masterpieces such as Sunflowers by Vincent van Gogh, say scientists.

The paint can slowly change colour, losing its vibrant yellow to become brown or olive green.