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Lightingeurope guidance document on commission regulation (EU) 2015/1428

Published on December 10, 2015

LightingEurope appreciates the efforts of the EU Commission to improve the energy efficiency of lamps and to reduce the misuse of “special purpose lamps”. The guidance document explains the Special Purpose Lamps requirements that will be applicable from 24th February 2016.

LightingEurope comments on energy efficiency labeling proposal

Published on October 30, 2015

LightingEurope comments on the Proposal for a Regulation setting a framework for energy efficiency labeling & repealing Directive 2010/30/EU.

LightingEurope will participate at the PLDC in Rome

Published on October 6, 2015

LightingEurope will participate at the PLDC in Rome starting on 28th October 2015 in the workshop “The politics of establishing the lighting designer profession”. European manufacturers of quality lighting products see the need of having highly qualified lighting designers who can plan and apply the right lighting solution for every application.

Position paper on LED Lighting Products in Harmonized System 2022

Published on October 2, 2015

LightingEurope suggests a thorough review of the current practice for customs classification of LED lighting products and further requests appropriate amendments of the relevant headings in the Harmonized System to better accomodate LED lighting products

Lighting Industry Questions European Commission Mains Voltage Directional Halogen Lamp Phase out

Published on September 28, 2015

LightingEurope accepts but disagrees with the European Commission’s decision to phase out mains voltage halogen directional lamps. Stage 3 of Regulation EC 1194/2012 will now take effect, and these lamps will no longer be available on the European market from September 2016 onwards.

Lighting Industry Questions European Commission Mains Voltage Directional Halogen Lamp Phase out

Published on September 22, 2015

LightingEurope accepts but disagrees with the European Commission’s decision to phase out mains voltage halogen directional lamps. Stage 3 of Regulation EC 1194/2012 will now take effect, and these lamps will no longer be available on the European market from September 2016 onwards.

LightingEurope and IALD Announce Cooperation Agreement

Published on August 28, 2015

LightingEurope and the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) are pleased to announce that they have signed a cooperation agreement in recognition that the two organisations share certain goals and objectives.

LightingEurope has joined forces with ceced, ehi and EPEE

Published on July 18, 2015

LightingEurope has joined forces with ceced, ehi and EPEE, the associations of home appliance, heating and cooling to comment on the New Energy Labelling. There are the risks of confusion and wasting precious time. Read more...

LightingEurope and LpS 2015 Announce Partnership

Published on May 18, 2015

LightingEurope is pleased to announce that they will be a strategic partner for the 5th International LED professional Symposium +Expo (LpS 2015) from September 22-24, 2015 in Bregenz, Austria.