Lighting equipment test centre LIA Laboratories is advising lighting specifiers and installers to ensure the products they are considering for use have been subject to a meaningful, independent verification.
The National Centre for Circus Arts has slashed energy and maintenance costs by replacing outdated fluorescent lamps with energy efficient LEDs. The move will save the charity over £2000 a year in fuel bills and is expected to cut maintenance expenditure by £14,000 over five years.
Los Angeles International Airport has improved lighting efficiency and performance on the roads in central terminal areas in an upgrade to LED. The change will slash energy bills by 48% and make navigation easier and safer.
Local lighting designers are few and far between in KSA, where international consultancies dominate. Design Tech Services’ Abdulaziz Al-Azem tells Andy Brister why it pays to think local.
Consumer NZ is calling for the Government to phase out incandescent lamps, saying there is no reason Kiwis should still be using them.