Store boosts sales 49% in LED lighting upgrade

Store boosts sales 49% in LED lighting upgrade

Sales have soared at Cancer Research UK stores across the UK following a refit to LED to achieve higher-quality light output and lower energy bills. The Armley store to the west of Leeds saw sales rise 49% during the first year after the refit was completed.

FW Thorpe targets UAE growth

FW Thorpe targets UAE growth

Lighting manufacturer FW Thorpe has seen sales soar to £73.5m for the year to 30 June 2015, up 19.9% from £61.4m a year earlier. Pre-tax profit also increased by 14.7% to £14.4m compared to £12.6m in 2014.

Sydney tackles building efficiency in cities summit

Sydney tackles building efficiency in cities summit

Leaders from cities including Tokyo, New York, London and Singapore will meet in Sydney on Wednesday 16 September for a C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group workshop designed to improve building efficiency.

Jeddah Mall swops fluorescent for LED

Jeddah Mall swops fluorescent for LED

The Jeddah Mall in Saudi Arabia has become the latest retail centre in the Middle East to go LED in a move that will cut energy consumption by 60 per cent.