Studio for Sutton Vane Associates

Independent lighting design consultancy Sutton Vane Associates is opening a southwest studio in Bournemouth.

Director Michael Grubb said: ‘As well as strengthening our presence in the commercial and retail sectors we will develop this new studio as a centre of excellence in green and energy-saving lighting design.’

Schools could save enough money to hire an extra teacher

Energy-saving measures – including lighting controls – could save enough money in an average secondary school to pay for an extra teacher, the Carbon Trust has calculated

Recolight scoops award

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.