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Consultation on new Ecodesign Requirements for Lighting Products

Consultation on new Ecodesign Requirements for Lighting Products

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) are seeking views on a proposal to update the ecodesign requirements for lighting products from 2023 and 2027. It is proposing to require that lamps offered for sale in Great Britain have a minimum energy performance of 120 lm/W by 2023 and 140lm/W by 2027. The proposal also highlights some exemptions.

New SLL guide to office lighting considers hybrid working and circular economy

New SLL guide to office lighting considers hybrid working and circular economy

The Society of Light and Lighting (SLL) have launched the latest Lighting Guide 07 (LG7): Offices. There have been considerable developments since the previous edition, which was published in 2015.

Scott Kluger named SLL Young Lighter 2022

Scott Kluger named SLL Young Lighter 2022

Scott Kluger, Senior Daylight Designer at Hoare Lea was named SLL Young Lighter 2022 following the competition finals in December. Scott's winning project focuses on daylight harvesting to optimise lighting performance. Now in its 28th year, the SLL Young Lighter 2022 finals were held online on 15 December 2022.

Responsible Outdoor Lighting at Night (ROLAN) Manifesto for Lighting Professionals

Responsible Outdoor Lighting at Night (ROLAN) Manifesto for Lighting Professionals

The SLL along with the other ROLAN conference Founding Partners have signed the Responsible Outdoor Lighting at Night Manifesto for Lighting Professionals. The other Founding Partners include the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD), International Dark-Sky Association (IDA), Illuminating Engineering Society (IES), illume, Institution of Lighting Professionals and the Lighting Industry Association (LIA).

Building on first principles, SLL publish a new Code for Lighting

Building on first principles, SLL publish a new Code for Lighting

The 2022 update of the SLL Code for Lighting reflects the rapid development in lighting technologies and research.

SLL celebrate the art and science of lighting at the 19 annual Ready Steady Light competition

SLL celebrate the art and science of lighting at the 19 annual Ready Steady Light competition

The Society of Light and Lighting (SLL) welcomed teams of lighting professionals for the annual SLL Ready Steady Light competition, in association with Rose Bruford College.

CIBSE celebrates achievements of building services engineers

CIBSE celebrates achievements of building services engineers

CIBSE recognises engineers at all stages of their career journeys, from students to those who have dedicated years to the industry at the annual President’s Awards Dinner, held at the Institute of Directors on 14 October 2022.

Professional Qualified Person (PQP) card for construction site access now available through the SLL

Professional Qualified Person (PQP) card for construction site access now available through the SLL

The Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) is now accepting applications from members of the Society of Light and Lighting (SLL) for the Professionally Qualified Person (PQP) card, providing construction site access. Providing you are an active member that has renewed their SLL membership subscription for 2022, you will be eligible to apply for the PQP card.

SLL Young Lighter 2022 competition open for entries

SLL Young Lighter 2022 competition open for entries

Aimed at people in the early stages of their lighting career, the SLL Young Lighter competition is open to anyone under the age of 30 with an interest in light and lighting. Entries can be based on any light-related topic and the winner will receive £1000 prize money, along with the prestigious title of SLL Young Lighter 2022. 

New Emergency Lighting Guide supports professionals in delivering life safety system

New Emergency Lighting Guide supports professionals in delivering life safety system

The brand new Lighting Guide 12: Emergency Lighting from the Society of Light and Lighting (SLL) provides up to date information on the procurement, design, installation and maintenance of emergency lighting.

TM66 - Creating a circular economy in the lighting industry now available

CIBSE and the Society of Light and Lighting (SLL) are pleased to announce the launch of this brand-new Technical Memorandum seeking to identify the extent of current knowledge and provide a framework for action and assessment for all within the lighting industry.

Society of Light and Lighting partners with the JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme

Society of Light and Lighting partners with the JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme

The Society of Light and Lighting (SLL) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with the Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) to introduce the ‘Lighting Professional’ Related Discipline ECS card.