Lighting Industry - Street Lighting News

New consortium to drive standardisation of a management software interface for managing outdoor lighting networks

The formation of a new global consortium made up from lighting industry players, with the aim of creating a globally accepted standard for a management software interface for outdoor lighting networks has been announced recently.  

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LED Street Lighting Trial in 12 of World’s Largest Cities Shows up to 85% Energy Savings

LED (light-emitting diodes) street lighting can generate energy savings as high as 85%, an independent, global trial of the technology has found. The program also indicates that citizens of pilot cities prefer LED lighting, citing the social and environmental benefits.

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Transformation of Middlesbrough's Hub by Indal WRTL

A town square at the heart of Middlesbrough has recently been illuminated with LED lighting by Indal WRTL following an impressive transformation.

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Energy-saving Plans to Change Streetlighting Move Forward

Shropshire Council approved proposals to convert 70% of its street lights to ‘part-night lighting’ in September 2011, meaning they are lit until midnight and then switch themselves off until 5.30am.  Work is due to start on the first lights in the programme in mid-June.

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The street gets elegant with LAMP's NIU and NIU LEDS

LAMP is launching the NIU and NIU LEDS family, outdoor luminaires, which have been specifically designed to meet the all the requirements of street ambience lighting.

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Cree and Speirs + Major Create Aeroblades

AerobladesWhen Cree set out to expand upon there LED exterior lighting solutions, they didn't just go to there in house engineering team. Instead, they approached renowned design firm Speirs + Major with one simple instruction: throw out all pre-conceptions about what a luminaire should be.

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New Oxane Luminaire from Thorn Makes Road Lighting with LED Simple

oxaneThorn has announced the launch of Oxane, a simple LED road lantern that delivers energy efficiencies and cost savings while providing superior optical performance Easy to install and maintain, Oxane reduces installation and maintenance costs while offering full dimming, minicell and remote monitoring capabilities to ensure optimum energy management.

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Solar Tree will be on Show During Clerkenwell Design Week

Solar tree is a revolutionary urban lighting concept that represents a perfect symbiosis between pioneering design and cutting-edge eco-compatible technology. Solar Tree opens up new prospects for urban lighting in that it satisfies today's most pressing environmental, social, cultural and aesthetic demands.

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Dimming of Major Roads is Being Considered by the Highways Agency

Lights on thousands of miles of mayor roads in England could be dimmed in a bid to save money and reduce carbon emissions. The Highways Agency is proposing to reduce light levels on major roads when traffic levels are "very low".

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JESSICA the Modern LED Street Lighting by SELUX

Equipped with the new LED Triple Lens module system, the JESSICA family of luminaires by SELUX is an economical lighting solution offering optimal visual comfort for modern LED street lighting. Available in a wide range of optical angles depending on street geometry, it also offers individual, needs-based regulation of light using an energy-saving actuation technique.

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