Efficiency and renewables

Zero net carbon homes to be built in Victoria

04 October, 2018

The Victorian Government has partnered with Stockland, Metricon Homes and SJD Homesto to develop energy-efficient, sustainable homes for sale in Melbourne's growth areas.


enLighten Zorro Unplugged solar-powered lighting solution

02 October, 2018 | Supplied by: enLighten Australia Pty Ltd

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 | Supplied by: Energetic Lighting Australia Pty Ltd

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 | Supplied by: Retailite

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


Light fittings for hazardous areas

18 September, 2018 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

The R.STAHL 6036 series LED-based tubular light fittings can be used in Ex zones 1/21 and 2/22 and provide an alternative to typical linear luminaires.


Connected home, illumination and contractors

13 September, 2018 by Eduardo Yudowski, General Manager – Retail | Supplied by: Evolt Pty Ltd

The lighting industry in Australia has undergone significant changes in recent years.


New initiative to address installation of unapproved solar panels

06 September, 2018

The Clean Energy Regulator has partnered with industry to develop and implement the Solar Panel Validation Initiative.


Signify illuminates Vietnam's Imperial City

29 August, 2018 | Supplied by: Signify

Vietnam's 'Imperial City' of Huế has been illuminated with Philips Color Kinetics technology by Signify.


5817 solar panels to generate 20% of Flinders' electricity

23 August, 2018 | Supplied by: Flinders University

Flinders University's installation of 5817 solar panels at its Bedford Park campus is expected to set the scene for the introduction of autonomous campus shuttles run on renewable energy.


The future of lighting

22 August, 2018

Richard Mulcahy, CEO, Lighting Council Australia, reflects on recent developments in the industry and sets out a key priority for change.


MEA endorses safety-first approach to solar panels

21 August, 2018

Master Electricians Australia (MEA) has endorsed the Victorian Government's plan to provide solar power to 650,000 homes.


Evolt partners with WiZ Connected Lighting

20 August, 2018 | Supplied by: Evolt Pty Ltd

Evolt has partnered with WiZ Connected Lighting to allow development of WiZ-enabled lighting products in Australia and New Zealand.


Smart meters: resolving implementation issues

14 August, 2018

The AEMC has said that it is working with regulators, ombudsmen and industry participants to resolve implementation issues related to smart meters as quickly as possible.


Energy storage — unlocking the value

07 August, 2018 by Dr Lachlan Blackhall*

Storage will underpin the renewable energy revolution, and now is the time to take advantage of this opportunity.


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