Read the latest issue of Sparks Electrical News here - https://www.crown.co.za/images/magazines/sparks-electrical-news/2020/Sparks_Electrical_News_July_2020.pdf I have recently launched a new webinar series, the third series this year. The principle aim of the series is to take a fresh look at the way that we have done lighting design over...

This article featured in Lux Review's publication, you can find the original article here - https://www.luxreview.com/2020/06/18/scientists-identify-exact-light-to-trigger-sleep-wake-cycle/ A paper, published in the Journal of Biological Rhythms on 18 June 2020 today, revealed that 477 nanometres is the most potent light to control people’s circadian rhythm. Scientists say they have...

BHA School of Lighting is slashing the price of all courses by offering a 40% discount when you enrol for any course before 30 June 2020. Registered professional members of SAIA, SAIAT and CESA are eligible to earn CPD credits for all self-study activities. For a detailed...

https://www.crown.co.za/sparks-electrical-news/lighting-sen/12608-shedding-light-with-philip-hammond-making-the-most-of-lockdown Last month I wrote about being faced with our COVID-19 lockdown. Many of you would have found new ways to work at home and, hopefully, the information I shared about the software we use very successfully, was useful to you. As I write, we are...

https://www.crown.co.za/latest-news/sparks-electrical-news-latest-news/12291-coping-in-the-time-of-covid-19 When preparing the subject for my column in this edition, I had considered three topics. It is always a time of mental wrestling trying to select the most appropriate and useful topic for the time. Never in my wildest dreams did I realise how the...

https://www.crown.co.za/sparks-electrical-news/lighting-sen/11974-shedding-light-with-philip-hammond-the-importance-of-fully-compliant-emergency-lighting Do you remember the awful fires at Grenfell Tower in London, United Kingdom in June 2017; the Marco Polo condominium fire in Honolulu, Hawaii in 2017; the shopping ,all fire in Kemerovo, Russia in March 2018; the Claremont Hotel fire in Eastbourne, England in November...