Lutron streamlines Smart Lighting control

28 January 2020

The new QuEst-D Quick Estimating and Design software application from Lutron Electronics helps contractors, distributors, and estimators to streamline their projects from early-stage estimates to final installation when combined with Lutron’s Vive Lighting Control solution […]


Light ‘paper’ backlighting by eos Light

15 January 2020

eos Light’s LightPaper is a thin, lightweight, flexible, and field-cuttable LED light source in sheet form, designed for backlighting curved surfaces, walls, ceilings, columns and virtually any acrylic, stone or textured material that may require […]


US sponsors 3D-printed SSL luminaires

11 January 2020

Rensselaer’s Lighting Research Center (LRC) has partnered with Eaton Corporation on a project to develop a complete 3D-printed LED-integrated luminaires under funding from the US Department of Energy. Over the next two years, the project partners will […]

Design ideas

BIM: efficiency through digitalisation

9 January 2020

Building information modelling (BIM) is increasingly employed particularly in the design of building technology and in the process of maintenance during the operational stage. With the promise of more efficient workflows, shorter planning and construction […]


Smart home connectivity standards to converge

7 January 2020

A working group that plans to develop a new, royalty-free connectivity standard to increase compatibility among smart home products has been set up by Amazon, Apple, Google and the Zigbee Alliance. The aim is to […]


Sharp style for wall-mounted illumination

4 January 2020

The newly released Cliff luminaire from Canadian manufacturer Eureka is intended to add a modern edge to the illumination of exterior facades, entrances, yards and terraces. Cliff is a minimalist, wall-mounted luminaire that enables multiple […]


LIT Lighting Design Awards winners

3 January 2020

The winners of the LIT Lighting Design Awards 2019 have been named. Open to submissions from all around the world, the LIT Awards celebrate creativity and innovation in the fields of lighting products and application. […]