Famous British retailer Marks & Spencer plan to install LED lights in all of their food halls within the next 2 years.
After a trial of LED lighting in some of their stores they found that energy consumption was reduced by 20%.
A research team in Japan have developed a system that used LED lighting to disable camera functions on smartphones.
In 2012, smartphones were used to commit 30% of offences such as taking inappropriate photos. Secret photo taking has become a rising problem in Japan due to increased smartphone usage.
The PNC Arena in America is the first National Hockey League arena to incorporate LED technology into their buildings.
The Centennial Authority, who own the PNC Arena, have invested $650,000 in the new lighting system. The new system will help the Centennial Authority to meet its sustainability goals and to coincide with the 2014 NHL Sustainability Report.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Berlin, Germany is an exclusive 5 star hotel, where celebrities flock during Fashion Week. he 303 rooms (40 of which are suites) have been exquisitely designed by Peter Silling who took inspiration from the Prussian architect Schinkel.
When lowering energy costs and CO2 emissions it was important that the luxury hotel kept its ambience and antique decorative features.
Recently added to SimplyLED, the Osram collection. The company behind the lighting of the Sistine Chapel:
Osram has recently fitted the Vatican's Sistine Chapel with a new LED-based lighting solution.
Osram has now signed a multi-year framework collaboration with the Vatican museums.
Agartala, India will soon be replacing it’s streetlights with LEDs without paying any upfront costs.
The money will come from a federal group called Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) which is a joint venture involving several other companies.
This will make Agartala the first Indian city to have all LED streetlights.
New lighting has been put in place to help sea turtles.
The Turtle Hospital in Townsville, Australia are hoping that new LED lighting will stop baby turtles from getting lost.
The LED lights are more directional and should therefore reduce light pollution on the beach. They will also use 60% less energy than the original lamps.