The Society of Light & Lighting has announced the finalists for the 2011 Young Lighter of the Year competition. They will have chance to present their papers at the Arc show.
The five finalists and their topics are: Kerem Asfurglu, water as daylight control; Stylianos Axiotakis, defining chromatic light pollution; James Duff, the use of compact fluorescent lamps in the domestic environment; Christopher Knowlton, user controlled environments within intelligent architectural spaces; and Jemima Unwin, night lighting in hospital wards.
11 February 2011
WEEE compliance scheme Recolight won the waste management award at the Rushlight Awards for its low- energy lamp collection containers Bulbstore Mini and Bulbstore Maxi.
15 March 2011
Cooper Lighting and Safety has been awarded the Carbon Trust Standard.