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Climate Change Levy Increase

In 2001 the Climate Change Levy (CCL) was introduced to the UK, it is a tax on electricity, gas, LPG and solid fuels used and supplied to businesses and public sector consumers. HMRC are paid the rates on these commodities by energy suppliers, these costs are passed on through billing to non-domestic customers.

It […]

By |2019-02-25T11:20:39+01:00April 6th, 2017|Industry News|Comments Off on Climate Change Levy Increase

Light Pollution And The Affects On Nature

We probably don’t sit and think how much lighting may be affecting the wildlife around us but the truth of the matter is, it really is.

The nature of law says that day is day and night is night, that’s how the earth has run from day one, and plants and animals all live […]

By |2019-02-25T11:20:39+01:00March 10th, 2017|Industry News|Comments Off on Light Pollution And The Affects On Nature

Product & Price Guide – July 2015 edition


Hot off the Press! The NEW Channel Safety Systems catalogue has landed.

We are pleased to bring you our all new edition Product & Price Guide!We thought we’d give you a quick overview of what’s new in this edition, to view the online copy please click >> here <<

Look out for…

Emergency Luminaires:

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By |2019-02-25T11:20:55+01:00July 24th, 2015|Industry News|Comments Off on Product & Price Guide – July 2015 edition

LED lighting technology — a lighting phenomenon!

Did you know that all humans have a ‘blue-sky detector’ as part of our genetic makeup — we have special receptors in our eyes that react to blue content in daylight — as the day goes on our receptors decrease preparing us for rest and sleep?

Why is this important and how has […]

By |2019-02-25T11:20:55+01:00July 1st, 2015|Industry News|Comments Off on LED lighting technology — a lighting phenomenon!

Contractors should be educating customers on LED lights

With the LED being a viable solution to higher energy bills and upfront costs it is important for Contractors to be eductaing customers on LED lights.

70% of total commercial electricity costs can be attributed to lighting and as the costs of LED lights are at an all-time low,  there are better margins […]

By |2019-02-25T11:20:56+01:00May 20th, 2015|Industry News|Comments Off on Contractors should be educating customers on LED lights

Update on WEEE Scheme

Guidance updates on how lighting industry producers should decide if products are B2C (Household) or B2B (Non-Household) have been issued by the Government. Previous classification was largely based on the route to market, whether B2B or B2C — mainly, sales through retailers were B2C and sales through other channels such as, electrical […]

By |2019-02-25T11:20:56+01:00April 28th, 2015|Industry News|Comments Off on Update on WEEE Scheme