A coroner pledged to try and end the council’s policy of turning off street lights after a man was run over on an unlit road
Grant Barry, 31, was killed in Stapleford Abbotts after a night out. Coroner Eleanor McGann said: ‘Why on earth is there no street lighting at all? Essex County Council’s policy of turning the lights off is inherently dangerous.’
Richard Frost, ILP chief, told Lux: ‘There are more creative approaches such as dimming or part switch-offs.’
11 February 2011
EcoSense Lighting has announced that it has appointed Architainment Lighting an authorised distributor of its line of specifier-grade LED lighting for commercial and residential applications throughout England and Wales.
15 March 2011
Osram’s purchase this month of Siteco has fuelled speculation in the industry that Osram itself will be sold imminently by its parent Siemens.