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.
The small amount of mercury sealed in a CFL does not pose a hazard to users. However, mercury is a toxic metal and every product containing mercury should be handled with care.
The Handrail Seesaw pole is a lighting solution for improving safety and reducing maintenance costs. The handrail seesaw eliminates the need for dangerous height work as maintenance of luminaires can be carried out from ground or walkway level, minimising the risk of a fall or accidents.
The SP High Power LED spotlights are claimed to save 86% on power consumption and greenhouse gas emissions on the halogen lamps they are designed to replace in applications such as indoor illumination, focused reading and task lighting, emergency lighting, concealed accent lighting and billboard illumination.
The 5610/240/4K8 energy controller is designed to save energy consumed by fluorescent lighting, claiming to save up to 25-30% by operating lights in 'economy mode' without sacrificing visibility, while extending the life of the tube, ballast and fitting and reducing its temperature.
Power Saver is a fluorescent lighting control unit that manages power to improve lighting and energy efficiency, claiming to save up to 30% of the operating costs of fluorescent lighting power, while reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Living in a world where technology constantly changes, society has become accustomed to replacing electrical and electronic equipment faster than ever