Shaun Gray has replaced Liam Kelly as CEO of Irish LED lighting specialist the Nualight Group.
From this week, shops, offices and public sector buildings in France will have to turn off unnecessary lighting at night – by law.
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.
Brighter lighting improves quality of life for the elderly and can reduce the number of falls, according to a study commissioned the Thomas Pocklington Trust, a charity for blind and partially sighted people.
Three council-owned buildings in Ealing are to get major energy-efficiency upgrades including a lighting control system revamp.
Plans to convert Scotland’s streetlights to LEDs are being considered for funding from the Green Investment Bank (GIB), as part of the Scottish Government’s efforts to make the country greener.