UK streetlight controls specialist Telensa has teamed up with Eaton Lighting to work together to deliver connected lighting for so-called ‘smart city’ applications.
A faulty floodlight which electrocuted a five-a-side footballer in Portsmouth had been repaired with Sellotape, an inquest heard.
The implementation of the City of London’s lighting strategy is seeing widespread changes to the illumination of the Square Mile, with a blend of aesthetic and technical best practice.
Four of the Thames’s most famous bridges have been transformed with the launch of the first phase of Illuminated River – the ambitious project for London that will eventually see up to 15 bridges lit.
Street lighting columns in a London street have been transformed into living green posts to promote biodiversity, purify the air and provide attractive focal points.
Signify has unveiled what it hopes will become the street light of future – a column bristling with high technology capabilities including Wi-Fi, 5G connectivity and Internet of Things sensors.
The Australian capital Canberra is set to become the country’s largest standalone smart city project when it connects all its street lights to the cloud.
London’s ambitious lighting scheme, the Illuminated Rivers project, has passed its first major milestone.