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HNC and HND qualifications, a first for the lighting industry

Pictured: L-R - Julie Prior,  Associate Head of School, Faculty of Business & Society, USW, LIA CEO Steve Davies and Stuart Green, Principal Lecturer, Faculty of Computing, Engineering & Science, USW

1st August 2017

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Energy Labelling Regulation published with effects for the lighting industry

LightingEurope notes the publication on 28 July of the Regulation (EU) 2017/1369 setting a framework for energy labelling and repealing Directive 2010/30/EU.

31st July 2017

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Flexform’s GU10+ up for national award

Flexform’s GU10+ system is up for the Innovative Product of the Year at this year’s Northern Ireland’s electrical awards organised by Electrical Magazine.

28th July 2017

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Eucolight survey shows consumers struggle to identify different types of waste lamps

EucoLight, the European Association for lighting WEEE compliance schemes, has conducted a multinational consumer survey.  The survey concluded that many consumers were unable to distinguish between different lamp types. 

27th July 2017

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LUX-TSI becomes Cree LED Solution Provider and Signs up North American Sales and Engineering Partnership with Envisionlight

LUX-TSI (lux-tsi.com) is very pleased to announce two significant new developments.   It has become a Cree LED Solution Provider (CSP) and entered into an agreement with Envisionlight (envisionlight.com) to act as sales and engineering partner for North America. 

27th July 2017

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Energy requirements for lighting systems lead to enormous energy savings and improved quality of light

Based on results from the Ecodesign Preparatory Study on Lighting Systems (ENER Lot 37), the Directorate-General on Energy will possibly present in the upcoming months specific policy proposals that will very positively influence the lighting system design for buildings and

24th July 2017

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SCHEER draft report on LED published - no evidence of direct adverse health effects from LEDs

The EU Scientific Committee on Health, Environment and Emerging Risks (SCHEER) has published on 19 July 2017, a Preliminary Opinion on potential risks to human health of Light Emitting Diodes.

20th July 2017

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Zumtobel Group named official lighting partner for new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

Zumtobel Group, a leading supplier of innovative lighting solutions and services, has been announced as the official lighting partner for the new North London stadium of Premier League football club Tottenham Hotspur.

17th July 2017

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Energy-efficient LED upgrade ‘dramatically’ improves light levels for Highland Spring

The prominent Scottish bottled water supplier has recently implemented high-efficiency, long-life Tamlite LED EXPO products at its warehouse in Blackford, Perthshire.

17th July 2017

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Recolight analysis suggests LED lamps that may breach WEEE regs, sold through online retailers, represent 20% of UK total lamp sales

Recolight, the leading WEEE scheme for the UK lighting industry, has collated data to estimate the possible scale of WEEE non-compliance through some online retailers. 

17th July 2017

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