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Pico solar for humanitarian and disaster relief

Posted on April 30, 2015 at 6:35am 1 Comment

Last month Lighting Global published another article in our Technical Notes series focused on procurement efforts for pico-solar products. The Note has a strong focus on avoiding proscriptive solutions for bulk purchases, choosing instead to provide advice on system components so that organizations can make decisions that best suit the particular needs of their individual programs.  The Note is intended for any bulk procurement effort but we tried to keep a firm eye on humanitarian relief…


Lighting Global releases Eco Design Note #4: Energy and Carbon benefits of Pico-powered Lighting

Posted on September 5, 2014 at 11:54am 1 Comment

Evan posted a blog note on this subject back at the end of March and we have adapted and summarized some of these findings in a new Lighting Global Eco Design Note. In addition to summarizing research findings on embodied…


Lighting Global releases another Technical Note discussing a consumer facing lighting metric

Posted on June 29, 2014 at 10:24pm 0 Comments

This new note is Issue 17 in our ongoing series and is titled "Lux & Lumens: Light Measurement Metrics". Many here are already familiar with our Standard Specification Sheets (SSS) listing lumen outputs and other lighting service metrics. These Specifications are more appropriate for a technical audience, whereas this new Note looks forward to consumer appropriate labeling and the challenges associated…


Lighting Global publishes Technical Note on product testing

Posted on April 7, 2014 at 8:11am 0 Comments

Lighting Global recently updated our testing policy and will now accept test results from independent labs that meet certain requirements. The new policy will give manufacturers more options for product testing and should help accelerate the adoption of international testing standards for pico-powered lights.

Technical Note Issue 16:…


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