LIFE covers all aspects of lighting, including design, installation, energy supply and technical upgrades. For example, Mitie will update LED chips in luminaires to more efficient versions when they become available. Kerry Sheehan, national mobile services director, said: ‘We’re forcing manufacturers to push ahead and develop advanced parts, so it’s not the whole system that has to be replaced.’
Mitie has launched a planned lighting maintenance service, Lighting In Future Environments (LIFE)
Arrow Electronics and Zenaro Lighting have signed a distribution agreement for the EMEA region
Energy consumption from public lighting in the UK fell by 56 gigawatt hours between 2010 and 2011.