This publication, released by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE), explains how buildings are lit and provides energy efficient solutions to ensure that buildings provide a healthy, comfortable and productive working environment. The information provided is intended for building operators, designers and employers allowing them to demonstrate compliance with Regulation 8, Lighting, in The Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992.
Post date: 4 Sep 2015
Post date: 12 Jun 2015
Post date: 4 Jun 2015
ACE, the Architects’ Council of Europe, will proudly present results and progress of three FP7 projects that they are involved in: LEEMA, iNSPiRe and A2PBEER on 16 June from 13:30 onwards in the Maison des Associations Internationales in Brussels.
The conference will present various innovative materials and technologies in thematic sessions on Lighting, Façades and Insulation.
Post date: 14 May 2015
This checklist is the English version of the checklists for municipalities and ESCOs on implementing streetlight EPC projects prepared within the 'Refurbishment of street lighting with LED and EPC' project and available in the respective languages for the specific contexts of the project regions (Upper Austria, North-West Croatia, South Bohemia/Czech Republic, Pomerania/Poland, Carlow & Kilkenny County/Ireland, SouthEast Sweden, Podravje/Slovenia, Macedonia, North & Central Spain).
Post date: 3 Apr 2015
This guide is an English summary of the guides for municipalities and ESCOs on implementing streetlight EPC projects prepared within the 'Refurbishment of street lighting with LED and EPC' project and available in the respective languages for the specific contexts of the project regions (Upper Austria, North-West Croatia, South Bohemia/Czech Republic, Pomerania/Poland, Carlow & Kilkenny County/Ireland, SouthEast Sweden, Podravje/Slovenia, Macedonia, North & Central Spain).
The guide summarises information on:
Post date: 1 Apr 2015
Thanks to the financial support of the LED4Art pilot European project, the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel has been equipped with a new Light Emitting Diode (LED) system. The new lighting system provides greatly enhanced illumination, saves 60% on energy costs and emissions while the gentler technology reduces the ageing of the paintings compared to the old system dating back to the 1980’s.
Post date: 9 Mar 2015
The vision of the Indoor Environmental Quality – Global Alliance (IEQ-GA) is to be the world’s primary source for information, guidelines and knowledge on the indoor environmental quality in buildings and places of work around the world.The mission of IEQ-GA is to provide an acceptable indoor environmental quality (thermal environment-indoor air quality-lighting-acoustic) to occupants in buildings and places of work around the world and to make sure the knowledge from research on IEQ get to be implemented in practice.
Post date: 7 Jan 2015
Post date: 13 May 2014
In the 3encult project, a lighting concept was developed which is able to fulfil human and materials requirements. The concept is based on LED technology with a free form surface reflector design. It is glare-free, provides very homogenous illuminances and protects historic surfaces by reducing the damage potential caused by radiation. The luminaire – called ‘wallwasher’ - can be installed in many small and non-invasive ways. It’s energy efficiency is exceedingly high compared to other products.
Post date: 20 Mar 2014