Of course, I am sure that most of you have at least heard about this and if you are a student of BHA School of Lighting, you will have completed a Special Assignment of Human Centric Lighting.  Students will learn more about this interesting subject...

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...

https://www.crown.co.za/sparks-electrical-news/lighting-sen/11751-shedding-light-with-philip-hammond I would like to wish the readers an extremely successful and profitable 2020. We all hope that Eskom keeps the lights on, but I will do my best to contribute to enhanced energy efficiency by keeping you well informed about the latest lighting and lighting...

When I started preparing for the newsletter this month, I pondered over how time flies. That prompted me to research where the expression originated.  What I learnt amused me even more. It was first actually recorded in about 1800, however, Shakespeare used the phrase "the swiftest...