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LIA statement on UV-C germicidal irradiation
By September 11, 2020 Read More →

LIA statement on UV-C germicidal irradiation

UVC light has long been used as a measure for sanitisation of air, surfaces and water and is known to kill bacteria and viruses when used correctly. During the coronavirus pandemic there has been an understandable increasing interest in this subject. The LIA has become aware over recent months of a significant number of devices […]

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JTL launches free digital courses to support the changing needs of electricians
By September 4, 2020 Read More →

JTL launches free digital courses to support the changing needs of electricians

Leading training provider and charity, JTL is supporting the changing needs of electricians with the launch of two new free, bite-size digital courses, which focus on smart technologies as part of its ongoing Power Up offering – JTL’s new initiative to further support the building services engineering sector by offering free advice and educational resources. […]

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Lighting and the Circular Economy webinar – moving towards a sustainable industry
By September 4, 2020 Read More →

Lighting and the Circular Economy webinar – moving towards a sustainable industry

The third Recolight webinar in the Lighting & the Circular Economy series is scheduled for 15 September at 11:00. It will look at the next steps the lighting industry needs to take to move towards a Circular Economy. This will follow on from the presentations and discussions during the first two webinars. In the first […]

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EW September issue out now!
By September 3, 2020 Read More →

EW September issue out now!

The September issue of Electrical Wholesaler has arrived! This issue is Electrical Wholesaler’s annual Lighting Special Edition. Automation and smart controls have proved key trends in our conversations with leading lighting manufacturers, brands and associations this month, with energy-efficiency and cost-saving remaining a top priority across the industry. On page 28, ECA technical manager Shahid […]

ILP announces online events and training throughout 2020

ILP announces online events and training throughout 2020

The Institution of Lighting Professionals (ILP) has confirmed that it is planning online events and training throughout 2020, and will launch its autumn plan at the Institution’s online AGM day, Lighting United, on 9 September. The professional body, which supports everyone in lighting to share CPD knowledge, has no plans to organise any face to […]

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JTL calls for employers to hire new apprentices following the Chancellor’s Plan for Jobs

JTL calls for employers to hire new apprentices following the Chancellor’s Plan for Jobs

Covid-19 has had a devastating impact on those employed in the UK, and with the Prime Minister highlighting the unfortunate fact that young people have been hardest hit, leading training provider JTL is encouraging employers to harness the new government funding initiative and hire new apprentices now. During the delivery of the summer statement, the […]

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Electrical Industry Apprenticeship an alternative to socially distanced University learning

Electrical Industry Apprenticeship an alternative to socially distanced University learning

University restructuring, including online lectures mean that many may now be looking at a different type of learning and one that they will be paid for as well. For many young people, the University experience is so much more than just learning about a chosen subject, Freshers Week, the student bar and nightclubs as well […]

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EW Awards – winners revealed! 

EW Awards – winners revealed! 

Following the latest information and social distancing guidance issued by the UK government, Datateam Business Media made the difficult decision this year to cancel the EW Awards event, which was due to take place on Thursday 21 May 2020. Although the winners haven’t been able to collect their trophies in person this year, winning an […]

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Lighting and the Circular Economy – Webinar 14 July

Lighting and the Circular Economy – Webinar 14 July

Industry experts in sustainability and product design are set to gather to discuss how the lighting sector can address its environmental impact. The second Circular Economy webinar organised by Recolight will take place on 14 July at 11:00 to 12:30. Speakers will challenge the industry to set ambitious goals and explore how innovative product design […]

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EW June issue out now!

EW June issue out now!

The June issue of Electrical Wholesaler has arrived! As we go to press, the country is just beginning to emerge from its strict lockdown, with the Government set to announce a graduated lifting of social restrictions from Monday 1 June. However, the commercial impact on the UK will not be so easily repaired. According to a survey conducted […]

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