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Sustainable Lighting Solutions

Sustainable lighting solution is a broad subject. While reducing energy consumption may be the most straightforward way to understand how sustainability and lighting may go hand in hand, there are several other factors to be considered when selecting a product or brand to work with.

September 12, 2022
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Copper vs Aluminum Busway | By Data Center Dynamics
Manufacturers offer a choice - how do you decide which is best for you? Copper and aluminum are the two most common conductors used in electrical equipment, including busway trunking systems. Copper is one of the oldest known metals, recognized today for its strong ductility, tensile-strength, thermal-conductivity, and thermal-expansion properties. Traditionally, copper was the conductor...
June 15, 2022
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Casambi | Three Common Misconceptions About Going Wireless
While sold on the benefits of converting to Casambi, the most common concerns we hear from new customers as they stand on the precipice of their wireless lighting investment are… As human beings, we love control and choice. In fact, we need to have a certain level of control and choice in our lives. The accelerating demand...
June 13, 2022
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Casambi |  Smart Lighting in a Circular Economy
How easy is it to identify and act upon sustainability principles, and how does that equate to lighting? Using a circular economy model means that current resources are used (and reused) more effectively by being creative with how they are used rather than simply discarding them. @Casambi, www.casambi.com How does the issue of lighting fit into this circular economy picture? The lighting industry has always been subject to a make and dispose of type of linear economy, particularly with low-life fluorescent and halogen luminaires. However, LED lighting (with a much longer shelf life) has...
June 2, 2022
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The changing role of the Lighting Designer | Casambi
Today, no one is arguing that the lighting industry has gone through a major transformation. Technology-wise we have gone from chemistry and physics into electronics and digital, and what used to be an industry dominated by a few giants but we now have a massive number of players in changing and challenging the industry daily....
May 30, 2022
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Smart Connected Lighting | Why it matters?
What is connected lighting? With a focus on quality of light, enhanced efficiency and data-driven insights, connected lighting brings LED lighting and information technology together to take lighting application to  new level. And with the ability to collect, share and analyze data, it has the power to enhance how we live in today’s digital era. Our suite of application software...
May 12, 2022
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Contact Resistance Test
Electronic devices are ubiquitous nowadays, whether in residential or infrastructure environments. To prevent electrical damage, circuit breakers, switches, relays, and other electrical connections work 24/7. However, as long as two conductors are in contact, you can expect some resistance. And too much resistance leads to power outages and other electrical emergencies. So regular maintenance is...
May 10, 2022
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Casambi | Lighting Control for a more Sustainable World
@casambi, www.casambi.com The trend for boosting a building’s eco-credentials is on the rise. The trend for boosting a building’s eco-credentials is on the rise. Learn how Casambi can play its part. In a world of constant change, the concept of sustainability is increasingly incorporated into our daily lives. And not least into construction projects –...
April 30, 2022
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The Importance of Artificial Light In Architectural Design
Lighting has always been a fundamental element in the conception of architectural spaces, for it is capable of playing with volumes, distorting the perception of space and even dramatizing the shapes and textures of the materials, enhancing their aesthetic features dramatically. But light does not only play a major role at a decorative level. The...
March 17, 2022
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EMF | All you need to know about Electromagnetic Field
EMF Definition and its source Differences in voltage produce electric fields: the higher the voltage, the stronger the resultant field. Magnetic fields are formed when electric current flows: the greater the current, the stronger the magnetic field. Even when no current is flowing, an electric field will still exist. If current flows, the magnetic field...
March 11, 2022
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Human Centric Lighting (HCL) explained by ERCO
What is Human Centric Lighting (HCL)? Human Centric Lighting, or HCL for short, stands for a planning approach that puts people and their requirements at the centre of lighting design. Human Centric Lighting addresses the visual, emotional and biological effects of light. In addition to visual criteria such as the specific visual task and good...
March 10, 2022
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Electric Vehicle (EV) Solutions in Singapore
Singapore is aiming to phase out Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) vehicles and have all vehicles run on cleaner energy by 2040. More government initiatives have rolled out to increase EV adoption. LTA launched the Electric Vehicle Common Charger Grant (ECCG) to encourage the installation of shared Electric Vehicle (EV) chargers in non-landed private residences (NLPRs),...
March 2, 2022
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Philips UV-C Disinfection Upper Air Ceiling Mounted
About Philips UV-C Disinfection Upper Air Ceiling Mounted As part of the Philips UV-C disinfection upper air device series, Philips UV-C disinfection upper air ceiling mounted is designed to be installed on false ceilings for the disinfection of air in a wide range of applications. Optimized for low ceiling heights, the UV-C rays are distributed...
February 23, 2022
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UV-C lighting Benefits
UV-C lighting is a technology whose time has come As countries start to come out of lockdown there’s renewed focus on ensuring that workplaces, facilities, and all manner of public transport are safe to use. As organizations grapple with this new reality, a tried and tested disinfectant, in the form of ultraviolet (UV) lighting, is...
February 21, 2022
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Data center infrastructure | Commscope
Data centre infrastructure includes all of the physical components contained in a data centre environment. If it's physically inside or forms the physical structure of a data centre facility, then it's data centre infrastructure. Evolve and grow with smarter, more scalable solutions To compete and win, data centers need the freedom to scale seamlessly in...
January 17, 2022
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What is a Hyperscale Data center?
What Is an Enterprise Data Center? An enterprise data center is a private facility operated for the sole use of supporting a single organization. They can be located either on-premises or off-premises at a site chosen for connectivity, power, and security purposes. An Enterprise Data Center consists of multiple data centers, each with a duty of sustaining key functions. These...
January 17, 2022
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ERCO Individual – Lighting tools according to your needs
ERCO INDIVIDUAL With "ERCO individual" we offer you extensive options for the individualisation of series products as well as support in the development of sophisticated special luminaires. Our service for your small and large projects consists of: decades of experience in the development of special luminaires local contacts qualified consultation solution-oriented approaches application-oriented prototyping reliable...
January 14, 2022
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Cat 6A – All you need to know
Although Cat 6A first appeared in 2004 in the form of CommScope’s SYSTIMAX® GigaSPEED® X10D, it would not be formally published as a standard until 2009. By then, however, it was known across the industry as the cabling category of the future that would enable the next wave of high-bandwidth copper connectivity. This was why...
January 4, 2022
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Cat6 vs Cat6A | Explanation by Commscope
Definition Cat6 - Category 6 The mainstream adoption of Gigabit Ethernet (1000BASE-T) required a new industry-standard cable. The cable needed to be capable of transmitting at a higher frequency of 250 MHz. As a result, cable manufacturers introduced CAT6. The CAT6 cable uses a thicker-gauge wire and has an increased shielding. Also, the wires have...
December 31, 2021
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ERCO Beamer New – Projectors, floodlights and wallwashers
ERCO Beamer New projectors are precision tools for the most demanding outdoor lighting tasks – technically on a par with the best museum spotlights. With compact and corrosion-free housings, they feature exceptional quality of light, adaptivity and digital connectivity. ERCO first projector with darklight lenses The new generation of Beamer projectors brings not only the...
December 29, 2021
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Smart Data Center Lighting
Smart Data Center Lighting - The importance of vertical illumination in Data Center application. Many times when a lighting design is called for a data center, we come across a common specification to meet the illumination level on a horizontal plane. However, this may not be true for such an application and the critical focus...
December 3, 2021
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BRADY Floor Marking Tape in Singapore
BRADY Floor marking tape - Aisle and floor marking tape can be used to mark your facility's aisles, walkways, safety hazards, storage areas and more. Floor tape is available in solid, patterned, reflective, glow in the dark and pre-printed options. Social distancing regulations can be communicated with a variety of these floor marking products. Floor...
November 22, 2021
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What is electrical Distribution System?
What is electrical power distribution systems? The distribution system is the part of an electric system after the transmission system that is dedicated to delivering electric energy to an end-user. Electric power distribution is the final stage in the delivery of electric power; it carries electricity from the transmission system to individual consumers. The network...
November 2, 2021
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Philips | UV-C Lighting Fixtures and Applications
Why UV-C lighting? We are living in unprecedented times. In the face of a global pandemic, the world is demanding a proven and efective way to protect people from harmful micro-organisms. Bacteria and viruses can cause a wide range of common infections. They can live in air, on surfaces and on objects, even after normal...
October 25, 2021
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Astro | Outdoor Lighting for Home
Outdoor Lighting inspiration by Astro Lighting - Astro Lighting is a leading British designer and producer of contemporary lighting that can be found within residential, hospitality, and commercial design schemes across the globe. Outdoor lighting is not only about illumination, but also about well-being and safety. Create beautiful and functional outdoor spaces that make people...
October 18, 2021
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Schneider | Molded Case Circuit Breakers – MCCBs
What is a MCCB? MCCB (full form: Molded Case Circuit Breaker) is an electrical protection device to protect electrical circuits from damage by overcurrent. Prevents overload, short circuit, and switching of circuits. About ComPact Molded Case Circuit Breakers, MCCB. Protect cables sized for 100A to 3200 A. They now come with various sizes, intelligent metering...
October 17, 2021
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Astro | Ultimate Bathroom Lighting Guidelines and Ideas

Bathroom Lighting inspiration by Astro Lighting – Astro Lighting is a leading British designer and producer of contemporary lighting that can be found within residential, hospitality and commercial design schemes across the globe

October 15, 2021
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Commscope | Definition: Power Over Ethernet (POE)
Introduction As more connected devices are added to the network, power becomes an increasingly import challenge to overcome. Shobhit Jain from CommScope blogs about why Power over Ethernet (PoE) has emerged as the preferred technology, how it works and what customers can expect in the future. What is POE? All IT managers are seeking ways...
October 12, 2021
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Virtual Learning Enabled by Reliable Connectivity
Introduction Virtual classroom has come a long way with more technology being enabled within the school. With many devices to manage and deploy, it makes sense for schools to upgrade their Wi-Fi management for both increased capacity and network efficiency. Find out from John Dunbar in this blog how CommScope and Network for Learning (N4L)...
October 10, 2021
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MCB | How does a miniature circuit breaker actually work?
What is a MCB? Miniature circuit breakers (MCBs) ensure electrical safety in homes, offices, and other buildings as well as for industrial applications by protecting electrical installations against overloads and short circuits. Once a fault is detected, the miniature circuit breaker automatically switches off the electrical circuit to prevent damage to wires and to avoid...
October 4, 2021
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3M Products for Health Care
LKHPD is the authorised distributor of 3M Health care products Health care is evolving rapidly. Changing reimbursements. More stringent patient requirements. New care delivery models We understand your challenges and strive to make your job easier with reliable, quality products and solutions. Medical products that help prevent infection and promote healing. Oral care solutions that...
September 28, 2021
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Experience CoeLux Artificial Skylight System in Singapore
Artificial Skylight by Coelux - CoeLux® is an optical system based on nanotechnology to artificially reproduce the natural light and visual appearance of the sun and sky. Benefits of Natural Light The human being recognizes in the sky an element of vital importance, a global ancestral language that binds man to the outdoor environment. Light...
September 14, 2021
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3D Printed Lighting | Signify Tailored 3D Printed Luminaires
Signify is transforming the lighting industry with revolutionary 3D printing technology. These customizable solutions allow you to create tailored luminaires at a fraction of the cost of traditional bespoke lighting, while also contributing to a more sustainable future. Three reasons to choose 3D printed lighting Tailored design for everyone Perfect fit With 3D-printed lighting, you...
August 26, 2021
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Natural Lighting in Architecture and its benefits
Natural lighting, also known as daylighting, is a technique that efficiently brings natural light into your home using exterior glazing (windows, skylights, etc.), thereby reducing artificial lighting requirements and saving energy. Natural lighting has been proven to increase health and comfort levels for building occupants. Natural lighting plays an important role in the comfort, health,...
July 22, 2021
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Telehealth is here to stay, and healthcare providers must be prepared to grow with it
What is telehealth? Telehealth is the use of digital information and communication technologies, such as computers and mobile devices, to access health care services remotely and manage your health care. These may be technologies you use from home or that your doctor uses to improve or support health care services. Consider, for example, the ways...
July 19, 2021
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Electric Grid | All you need to know
Introduction The electric grid is an interconnected network use to deliver electricity from producer to consumer. The electric grid has four basic components: Power Generation Transmission lines Distribution networks Consumer use The power grid as we know it began with isolated power generation systems across the world starting in the 1870s. The growth and unification...
February 2, 2021
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Commscope | Definition: What is Wi-Fi roaming?
This blog post is part of a series called “CommScope Definitions” in which we will explain common terms in communications networks infrastructure. The topic of Wi-Fi roaming has attracted a lot of attention lately. Cisco first introduced OpenRoaming in 2019 then Aruba announced their version, Air Pass, in March of 2020. Cisco followed this up...
December 16, 2020
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Commscope | Building the Data Center of the Future
Predicting the future is an imperfect science. Movies and books have been talking about the future for decades with only partial accuracy. However, predicting future data center requirements is perhaps more of a realistic endeavor. We can analyze technology trends and make educated advancements based on where we think we will be and when –...
November 8, 2020
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Bomma | Introducing smoke & amber LENS pendant
Lens - Light refracted through a lens is the fundamental principle of optics. Here, two lenses harmoniously encapsulate their interior source, playing a symphony of lights. Classic clear crystal is offset by a single color that highlights its refraction. A hypnotic design, asking only unique composition and arrangement. Bomma Lens Bomma newly expands its Lens...
November 2, 2020
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Hospitality Lighting | Bright Your Customer Experience
Hospitality lighting - A business where client impressions and satisfaction are everything; Top-notch services and civilities are by and large viewed as the key to the clients' hearts, however, neither of those things is conceivable without brilliant hospitality lighting. Customer loyalty depends on unique and memorable decoration, whereas business focuses on a sustainable solution with a...
October 28, 2020
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Residential lighting | The way to create the correct setting
Residential Lighting - When we are planning to build a brand new house or considering renovating your home, lighting plays a fundamental role in that. We all know that light generates positive effects on personalities and also brings significant health benefits to psychophysics. In addition to this, light is important aesthetically, in fact, it will...
October 28, 2020
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