The Slide Connect G2 emergency exit sign was presented the Award for Excellence in Sustainable Design at the 2008 Australian International Design Awards on Friday 30 May.
The Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts has announced three new initiatives to save energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Investment in improved energy productivity for commercial and residential buildings could cut demand in the property sector by the equivalent of 14 million barrels of oil per day by 2020, a report presented to the United Nations says.
The LedPak series from Dialight is an LED-based light fixture designed to replace traditional dual 36 W fluorescent light fittings in and around industrial and commercial environments and applications, consuming 68 W and drawing 800 mA of current.
Global lighting giant Philips has called on Australians to prepare for the federal government’s plans to phase out the use of inefficient incandescent lighting, which is predicted to begin in late 2008.
Osram has combined what is claimed to be the world's smallest halogen reflector lamp - Ministar - with the smallest gimble downlight to provide a compact solution that is designed to be suitable for indoor spot lighting, furniture lighting, orientation lighting and task lighting.