Lighting Industry Company News

Carbon8Lighting’s Energy Efficient Luminaires Recognised By The Carbon Trust

Javelin 2Carbon8Lighing has always firmly believed that getting lighting right is important for the energy efficiency of a building and the well-being of its occupants, as the right level and quality of light improves the alertness and accuracy of those working in it.

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Plessey Recognised by Prestigious British Engineering Excellence Awards

Jenny GarnerPlessey, a leading developer of award-winning LED technologies and manufacturer of solid-state lighting products, has won the coveted Grand Prix at the 2017 British Engineering Excellence Awards (BEEAs).

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Plessey Partners with Top Dutch Alstroemeria Grower for LED Grow Lights Following Successful Trial

Together2GrowPlessey, a leading developer of award-winning LED technologies and manufacturer of solid-state lighting products, announces a partnership with leading Dutch alstroemeria grower Together2Grow, following a successful trial of its LED grow lights combined with existing high-pressure sodium (HPS) lighting in a hybrid installation.

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CP Electronics Claims First Place in Little Britain Challenge Cup 2017

Challenge CupIndustry-leading lighting controls manufacturer CP Electronics has been crowned the winner of the Little Britain Challenge Cup (LBCC) 2017, beating off stiff competition from major construction industry names.

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Online Sellers Should Be Legally Required To Take On The Duties Of “producer” Under The WEEE Directive

light bulbOn 13 September over 80 delegates from across 12 different countries met to discuss ways to tackle the growing number of online market places that fail to be WEEE compliant with the EEE regulations. This is referred to as freeriding.

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Household Luminaire Producers – Get Ready For WEEE Compliance

Household luminaire weeeFrom the beginning of January 2019, household luminaires come into scope of the UK’s WEEE regulations. That means manufacturers, importers, and own branders of domestic light fittings will need to take various steps to comply.

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LIA Showcases UK Lighting to the Middle East

dubaiLight Middle East ( October 17-19 2017) is the region’s dedicated trade show for the lighting design and technology industries and the LIA’s UK Pavilion will be there flying the flag for the UK lighting industry.

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Plessey Helps Top Dutch Grower Boost Tomato Yield In Trial Of LED And High-pressure Sodium Hybrid Lighting

Maarten KlienPlessey, a leading developer of award-winning LED technologies and manufacturer of solid-state lighting products, announces the results from a trial of its LED grow lights combined with existing high-pressure sodium (HPS) lighting in a hybrid installation with a leading tomato grower in the Netherlands.

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Facing Up To The Challenges Of The Wholesale Sector

AdrianKitchingThe wholesale sector will face some tough challenges in the coming years. Now is the time to face up to those challenges and start to put the appropriate responses in place, says Adrian Kitching of Crompton Lamps

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Stewart Langdown Takes A Pivotal Role With CPN Lighting Control

Stewart LangdownStewart Langdown, a well-known figure in the lighting industry, will be joining cpn lighting control as Business Development Director with effect from 4th September 2017.

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