Efficiency and renewables > Lighting systems and control

Making a lighting impression

15 July, 2019 by David Crossley, Technical Manager, Lighting Council Australia

Implementing impressive lighting installations may be more challenging under the new National Construction Code 2019. Here's how to make the most of the changes.


LUMAWISE Drive LED Holder Type Z50 DALI-2

03 July, 2019

TE Connectivity has announced the LUMAWISE Drive LED Holder Type Z50 – DALI-2 (Digital Addressable Lighting Interface) series for chip-on-board (COB) LEDs used in track and spot lighting. 


Signify BrightSites smart pole

25 June, 2019

The BrightSites smart pole accommodates a variety of IoT applications, always-on connectivity, cameras and environmental sensors, as well as controllable, energy-efficient LED lighting.


Piecing together the smart lighting puzzle

21 June, 2019 by Christian Mildner*

Christian Mildner from Sylvania Connected Solutions suggests cities should apply a vision-driven approach to street lighting controls.


Lighting mimics the sun to improve sleep

14 June, 2019

Australian smart-lighting company LIFX's circadian lighting feature, Day & Dusk, automates lighting to match the sun's colour shifts throughout the day.


Smart streetlights could save cities $15bn

29 April, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Research predicts smart connected streetlighting deployments will deliver $15 billion in cumulative energy savings for cities by 2023.


Smart lighting project to come to Canberra

18 April, 2019

Itron, Electrix, and Transport Canberra and City Services will create an IIoT network to support smart city and energy solutions in Canberra.


NT installs more smart LED lighting

29 March, 2019

Darwin will replace close to 10,000 streetlights and Palmerston will replace 5000 streetlights with wirelessly connected LEDs.


Atom Lighting LED Bunker range

25 March, 2019

The Atom Lighting range of LED Bunkers offers contemporary designs with corridor lighting sensor and emergency driver technologies available on selected models.


Europeans call for better workplace lighting

01 February, 2019

A survey found that 56% of Europeans would like better workplace lighting, with suggestions for improvements including personalisation, automation and adjustability.


Willoughby Council to slash emissions and costs

05 December, 2018

Willoughby City Council has announced it will replace 1799 streetlights with LED lights and signed a 12-year renewable energy agreement.


enLighten Zorro Unplugged solar-powered lighting solution

02 October, 2018

The enLighten Zorro Unplugged has an integrated solar panel, LED array, microwave sensor and battery all within one standalone system.


The dark side of lighting

02 October, 2018 by Richard Mulcahy, CEO, Lighting Council Australia

The process for the development of the National Construction Code is woefully inadequate and veiled in an unnecessary level of secrecy, explains Lighting Council Australia CEO Richard Mulcahy.


Tempest Nova Weatherproof Batten

01 October, 2018

The Tempest Nova weatherproof batten from Energetic Lighting provides a wide range of options for external IP65 lighting requirements.


Delivering energy-efficient, code-compliant lighting

28 September, 2018

Retailite, part of Gerard Lighting Group, was recently engaged to deliver a lighting design plan for fashion designer Carla Zampatti's new signature store.


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