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Canary Islands installs street lights that protect night skies

There is a quality outdoor lighting system illuminating the streets of Puerto de la Cruz in Spain’s Canary Islands. 6000 luminaires crafted so light does not spill upwards and wash out the view of the area’s famous night skies. 

Get Your Money Back: An Update on Lighting Rebates

In the commercial sector, cash rebates from utilities and energy-efficiency organizations remain a popular incentive for lighting upgrades. In 2018, 79 percent of the United States is covered by an active lighting rebate program. Lighting, however, is undergoing a major technology shift to LEDs, digitization and connectivity. This has had a profound impact on rebate programs.

Registration Now Open for Lightspace London 2018

Organised by Lighting magazine, lightspace is a unique exhibition of innovation, discussion and inspiration which brings architects and the lighting design community together to share ideas and inspiration.

IALD and WILD NY To Promote the Work of Women Lighting Designers

Project submissions deadline is Aug. 13.

LRC Releases Video Series on Light and Health

The Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has released a series of short videos on the science of lighting for human health. The videos are now available on YouTube and on the LRC website.“We created these videos to help viewers understand how light affects people,” said Dr. Mariana Figueiro, LRC director.