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  1. Illuminating career

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by Remo Notarianni

    ... Written by Remo Notarianni Demand for professionals in this field is growing as Hong Kong provides an ideal platform for creative flair Technological advancements have made it possible for lighting designers to create ambient experiences that heighten moo ...

  2. Go with the glow

    Posted Aug 04th 2006, 12:00am by C.B. Liddell

    ... Specialising in lighting alone might limit some designers, but not Ingo Maurer, who finds much of his inspiration in Asia, writes C.B. Liddell 'IN CHINA, THE fluorescent tube is everywhere,' says lighting designer Ingo Maurer. 'It's li ...

  3. Switch to 'green' light bulbs

    Posted Jul 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jeremy Cheung As part of its 'Go Green! Save A Million Units of Electricity' campaign this summer, Greenpeace has distributed free fluorescent light bulbs and other energy-saving lighting devices to public housing units. The campaign, which has ...

  4. Would you switch to environmentally friendly light bulbs?

    Posted Jan 25th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... thinks the same way. My family seldom recycle anything. They think sorting rubbish is too troublesome. It takes time to change people's way of thinking. ...

  5. Age of enlightenment

    Posted Apr 20th 2007, 12:00am by Stephen Lacey

    ... The latest lighting technologies hold out the promise of a bright future, writes Stephen Lacey For as long as the electric light has existed, people have looked for imaginative ways to beautify it, using a variety of materials, from glass to fabric, paper ...

  6. Power to a good cause

    Posted Feb 10th 2007, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... Companies are switching on to developing energy-saving, environmentally friendly products, writes John Cremer CONSUMERS WHO want to save energy and the environment are being assisted by a lighting industry that is doing all it can to make that possible. T ...

  7. It's time to switch over

    Posted Jan 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... By Elaine Lau Join our Light Bulb Campaign- use environmentally friendly light bulbs and save electricity and money Environmental problems, such as air pollution and rising temperatures, are having a serious effect on our standard of living. In the face o ...

  8. Hazardous lamps under the spotlight

    Posted Sep 16th 2003, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... The Consumer Council issues a warning about halogen bulbs that can overheat Tungsten halogen light bulbs, commonly found in domestic floor lamps, are a fire hazard if they are not used carefully, the Consumer Council warned yesterday. In a report which wa ...

  9. Greens call for curbs on outdoor lighting

    Posted Aug 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chester Yung Two green groups yesterday criticised what they said was the wasteful use of outdoor lighting and urged the government to set new rules to save energy. They also called for energy-inefficient incandescent bulbs to be phased out within three y ...

  10. Switch to energy-saving light bulbs

    Posted Jun 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Have you ever heard this saying: 'Genius is one per cent inspiration and 99 per cent perspiration'? Thomas Edison, the famous inventor who created light bulbs, said this. He was an extraordinary person. Although he was almost totally deaf, he ne ...




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