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.’
16 February 2012
Low-voltage halogen lamps are to begin to be banned from next year under draft legislation drawn up by the European Commission, Lux magazine can reveal
07 January 2011
Exterior lighting company Paviom has been chosen to support a two-year study into how cities can balance the need to create urban identity with a low-carbon economy.