Archive for the ‘International’ Category

2015: The Year of Light

The United Nations has designated 2015 the “year of light and light-based technologies.” How’s that for recognition of the value of lighting? This year, more than 100 organizations in 85 countries will celebrate light, focusing on natural, scientific and cultural themes. Included is a celebration of light-based technologies, from lighting to lasers, and their impact […]

Singapore to Launch Lighting Technology Center

The University of California, Davis, is collaborating with the Singapore Green Building Council (SGBC) and Singapore‚Äôs Building and Construction Authority (BCA) to develop a lighting efficiency demonstration and training center in Singapore. Leaders from the three institutions signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on September 12 stating goals and strategies for advancing sustainable lighting solutions […]