Latest from the lighting market: licht.de news

Here you will find the latest news from the lighting market, compiled by licht.de.

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03.02.2020

Find well lighted streets with an app

Google is testing the new "Lighting" function for Maps

hat if the app on the smartphone could show the best illuminated way home in the dark on a map? This is what apparently also developers of Google...

20.01.2020

Light as a Service

New business models on the upswing

Products and services in the field of lighting and building-services technology are increasingly being marketed in the form of subscription models....

16.01.2020

ZVEI invites students to Light + Building

For a better knowledge of the lighting industry at “my eFuture” and a dynamic career start

A day at the world's leading trade fair for light and building technology Light + Building in Frankfurt/Main can broaden the horizon and even lay the...

20.12.2019

Ecodesign Regulation

Next steps of phasing out and changing energy labelling

On 5 December the European Commission published Regulation 2019/2020/EU laying down on ecodesign requirements for light sources and separate control...

18.11.2019

Lighting trends 2020

World´s leading trade fair Light + Building showcases designs with unusual materials

Light + Building, the world´s leading trade fair for lighting and intelligent building technology, gathers the lighting industry from March 8th until...

14.10.2019

Insect-friendly street lighting

Environmentally compatible illumination for the protection of species

Many insects are attracted by street lighting. Luminaires positioned side by side can even function as a kind of barrier: The insects can´t cross the...

14.08.2019

German Light Award

Jan van Munster will be honored for his lifetime achievement

The Dutchman Jan van Munster will receive the German Light Art Award 2020. The 80-year-old artist will be honored for his life's work. Van Munsters...

08.07.2019

20 years of Light + Building

Dynamic Digitalization is the guiding theme of next year´s fair

Light + Building, the world´s leading fair for lighting and networked building technology, is from March 8 to 13, 2020, in Frankfurt/Main under the...

06.06.2019

Luminale

Start of the Open Call for Projects at the interface of Light and City

From 12th to 15th March 2020, the Luminale will take place for the tenth time in Frankfurt and Offenbach, beyond the duration of Light + Building...

09.05.2019

No health risk from LED

CIE published position statement on the Blue Light Hazard

The fact that LEDs don´t pose any health risk was already noted by the EU last year. Now, the International Commission on Illumination (CIE) confirms...

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