Archinect - News 2014-11-22T21:23:59-05:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/113055877/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-installations-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Installations" Pinterest Board Archinect 2014-11-06T21:13:00-05:00 >2014-11-13T19:32:58-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4v/4vuf1wz1b6hhzh30.jpg" width="514" height="685" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p><p>(<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p><p>Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/installations/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Installations</em></a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/m6/m6rg47egypcj8030.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/87445735/12-8-tower/105869820" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">12/8 Tower</a> in Pasadena, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/TimDurfee" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Tim Durfee Studio</a> and Andrew Kragness, amp at Media Design Practices / <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/1893/art-center-college-of-design" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Art Center College of Design</a>; Photo: QiYuan Li "Oscar"</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qe/qe89skrlz6s6rvmm.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/people/project/18284198/pink-punch/88401257" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pink Punch</a> in&nbsp;Jardin de Metis, Canada by <a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/18284198/michaela-macleod" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Michaela MacLeod</a> with Nicholas Croft</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ut/utv70c0blgwfr6bk.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/16718209/wunderbugs-interactive-architecture-for-insects-and-humans/111186840" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Wunderbugs - Interactive architecture for insects and humans</a> in Rome, Italy by <a href="http://archinect.com/ofl-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">OFL Architecture</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ft/ftun91338aena2yu.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/33935687/domestic-hats/111432135" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Domestic Hats</a> in Atlanta, GA by <a href="http://archinect.com/studiobonner" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Studio Bonner</a>; Photography: Patrick Heagney &amp; Caitlin Peterson</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3t/3trataj50qlso79x.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/formationassociation/project/amazing-corrugation" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">aMazing Corrugation</a> in Los Angeles, CA by&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/formationassociation" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Formation Association</a> in collaboration with Los Angeles artists, Edgar Arceneaux and Nery Gabriel Lemus; Photography: Hammer Museum</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rk/rk3kmqc6kjponyj5.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/59896870/shell-pavilion/101711126" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Shell Pavilion</a> by <a href="http://archinect.com/theprincipals" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/111904348/editor-s-picks-390 Editor's Picks #390 Nam Henderson 2014-10-23T11:56:00-04:00 >2014-10-31T00:06:31-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yw/yweflrhmxywk8wry.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Amelia <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/111205340/aftershock-4-how-i-learned-to-stop-worrying-and-love-neuroscientific-architecture-research" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">profiles the </a><a href="http://www.anfarch.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture</a><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/111205340/aftershock-4-how-i-learned-to-stop-worrying-and-love-neuroscientific-architecture-research" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">&nbsp;aka ANFA</a> and ponders the lessons from her time spent down in San Diego for ANFA&rsquo;s annual three-day conference at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies.&nbsp;Does neuro-architecture truly hold the promise of translational design?</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i1/i1tcvs0s8n8jxx5y.jpg"></p><p><strong>midlander</strong> dreams "<em>I have a hard time seeing how this provides more meaningful feedback than occupant surveys...That said...I can't wait until I can wear some headset that makes revit models of whatever I'm thinking!</em>"&nbsp;while <a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/5808858/chris-teeter" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Chris Teeter</a>&nbsp;a regular advocate for the use of the "<em>the old EEG headset</em>"&nbsp;was pleased "<em>great piece and like how you link all your news posts into a feature story..Although, much of what is going on now is data gathering, it is considerably more useful than just survey stats</em>".</p><p>For a more speculative version of <strong>Deans List</strong>,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/110738703/the-deans-list-hernan-diaz-alonso-of-sci-arc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect spoke with Hernan Diaz Alonso, upcoming Director at </a><a href="http://archinect.com/sci-arc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SCI-Arc</a> in Los Angeles.<br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>News</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/92/92yenyqh77puyd55.jpg"></p><p>"Archinect Sessions" a new weekly podcast hosted by Paul and Amelia, releas...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/110175865/leds-to-be-installed-in-the-sistine-chapel LEDs to be installed in the Sistine Chapel Nicholas Korody 2014-09-30T12:57:00-04:00 >2014-10-02T13:35:10-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/41/4131i2yg9dacl9aj.jpg" width="500" height="673" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>When Michelangelo painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, he did so, for the most part, using the light of the sun that streamed through the windows of the building. And for the past 500 years since then, viewers have admired the results of that work, for the most part, with the help of that same light source. Starting next month...the famous ceiling will be getting a new look in the form of new lights. Some 7,000 LEDs, to be precise [...]</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/91916728/chicago-aims-to-light-up-architecture-to-boost-tourism Chicago aims to light up architecture to boost tourism Alexander Walter 2014-01-23T14:15:00-05:00 >2014-01-27T19:30:26-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6d/6dcl3d2u9hew02yf.jpg" width="514" height="333" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Chicago would be turned into a Midwest version of Paris &mdash; La Ville Lumiere, the City of Light &mdash; under a mayoral plan showcased Wednesday to boost tourism by spotlighting the city&rsquo;s architectural wonders. [...] It will start with an &ldquo;international design competition&rdquo; that invites teams of artists, architects, engineers and designers to envision ways to light up Chicago&rsquo;s &ldquo;buildings, parks, roads and open spaces.&rdquo;</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/74316881/act-of-parliament-by-shift-delete-turns-the-gherkin-into-the-world-s-biggest-penis 'Act of Parliament', by Shift//Delete, turns the Gherkin into the world's biggest penis Archinect 2013-05-31T17:47:00-04:00 >2013-06-04T15:29:47-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4b/4bjj2188hewe1s9a.jpg" width="514" height="287" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>... we have turned the Gherkin into the worlds tallest penis. A penis that is being gratified by our parliament with a sexual act. A 180m high erection for deregulation and global capitalism. We have created this art work for all those that are suffering cuts to their budgets, benefits, working hours, rights, freedoms and quality of life as Parliament perpetuates the age old practice of taxing the poor for the mistakes of the rich.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/74300699/donald-judd-s-soho-loft-opens-after-23-million-makeover Donald Judd’s SoHo Loft Opens After $23 Million Makeover Archinect 2013-05-31T12:05:00-04:00 >2013-06-04T16:33:35-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/b5/b5c9f6ecb2554e4b57b8cb8aed45a353.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Donald Judd bought 101 Spring Street, an 1870 cast-iron building, in 1968 for $68,000. He stripped the dilapidated building down to its plaster walls and wood floors, illegally removing distractions like fire sprinklers. Then Judd (1928-1994) spent decades turning the spaces into a showcase for his art and a place to rest his head on a bed made of wood planks. It&rsquo;s carefully related to the colored tubes by Dan Flavin that march across the room, echoing the rhythm of a gorgeous row of windows.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/67590578/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-installations-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Installations" Pinterest Board Archinect 2013-02-15T09:00:00-05:00 >2013-02-19T13:10:46-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3w/3wnn0lp28s32bsav.jpg" width="514" height="643" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p> <p> Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/installations/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Installations</em></a>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ur/ury28h2o2l4mscjt.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/LawrenceGriffin/project/emmy-s-after-party-flower-s" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Emmy's After Party Flowers</a> in Beverly Hills, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/LawrenceGriffin" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Lawrence Griffin</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9h/9hmrngyebidhzokk.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/paolo_cesaretti/project/the-irrational-city-common-ground-biennale-di-venezia-2012" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Irrational City | Common Ground | Biennale Di Venezia 2012</a> in Venice, Italy by <a href="http://archinect.com/paolo_cesaretti" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Paolo Cesaretti</a> and Antonella Dedini in collaboration with Kostantia Manthou (Photo: Simone Simone)</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lc/lcnrqvacu25ptbbu.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/people/project/51269484/fantastic-trailer/51270700" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fantastic Trailer</a> in Bloomfield Hills, MI by <a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/51269484/cheryl-baxter" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cheryl Baxter</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/m7/m77m0n7zroytn2lp.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/people/project/65080717/pipe-light-installation/65130708" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pipe Light installation</a> in S&atilde;o Paulo, Brazil by Triptyque Architects in collaboration with <a href="http://archinect.com/MRBarch" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Marc Roca Bravo</a> (Photo: Triptyque Architects)</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/41/41k0sy298ty6ftun.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/7671726/droplet-chandelier/62228248" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Droplet Chandelier</a> in Wujin, China by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/7671726/ballistic-architecture-machine" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ballistic Architecture Machine</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/94/9453whjithx17a48.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/people/project/57523435/grid-h-ome-pavillon/57526249" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Grid (h)ome pavillon</a> in Rome, Italy by COdesignLab, UniNa, Selve del Balzo, InArch, Casa dell'Architettura (team member: <a href="http://archinect.com/silviapiccione" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Silvia Piccione</a>)</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xi/xibsitfz44mgv7jw.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/people/project/53139486/hex-wall-installation-2012/56226362" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">HEX Wall - Installatio...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/65504677/inaba-completes-skylight INABA Completes Skylight Archinect 2013-01-14T19:32:00-05:00 >2013-01-15T04:10:27-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3b/3bdkwwttjwfizwx7.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> INABA has completed <em>Skylight</em>, a permanent installation for KORO Public Art Norway. The 6.6 m (22 ft) diameter, 11.5 m (38 ft) long structure hangs from the foyer of the New Concert Hall in Stavanger, Norway. It is visible from the adjacent public plaza, and surrounding neighborhood and harbor, serving as a light beacon for the complex. Responding to the region&rsquo;s extreme atmospheric conditions, <em>Skylight</em> emits a range of pure color light patterns that contrast and complement the blended luminous tones of the dawn and twilight Nordic sky. Conceived of as an inverted chandelier, <em>Skylight</em>&rsquo;s light fixtures are mounted to face inward and illuminate the structure&rsquo;s interior surface. Its programmable LED system is animated to change in brightness and hue, and produce distinct patterns during arrival, theater calls, intermission, departure, and after hours.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/z4/z4xfqquzyzx5r4xq.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f3/f3bn4aqj6mrblpv4.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <em>Skylight</em> is based on a simple cylinder. Areas along the surface of the cylinder were removed to create views from the five-stor...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/60989757/architects-artists-create-lights-for-mak-center-auction Architects, artists create lights for MAK Center auction Archinect 2012-11-08T17:34:00-05:00 >2014-01-06T03:29:46-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8z/8z815znjyvgwmtt6.jpg" width="338" height="600" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Some of L.A.&rsquo;s best known architecture firms and artists have designed one-of-a-kind lamps to be auctioned Nov. 2 at a fund-raiser for the MAK Center in West Hollywood. Among those who designed, produced and donated their work for the event, dubbed &ldquo;Light My Way, Stranger&rdquo;: Ball-Nogues Studio, Cory Buckner, Ehrlich Architects, Hodgetts &amp; Fung, Eric Owen Moss, Barbara Bestor, Dewey Ambrosino, Liz Larner and Sam Durant.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/52828861/jonathan-speirs-lighting-designer-dead-at-54 Jonathan Speirs, lighting designer, dead at 54 Archinect 2012-07-02T13:11:00-04:00 >2012-07-02T13:11:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cc/cca1e96d94b3939b78c782303b7bed2d.jpg" width="460" height="276" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>When, in 2005, he was asked to propose a long-term lighting strategy for the city of Durham, the architect Jonathan Speirs, who has died of stomach cancer aged 54, insisted that what the council really needed was a light and darkness strategy</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/52657942/bruce-munro-announces-largest-solar-powered-field-of-light-for-ayers-rock-australia-in-2013 Bruce Munro Announces Largest Solar-Powered Field of Light for Ayers Rock, Australia in 2013! MikeChino 2012-06-29T14:12:00-04:00 >2012-06-29T14:29:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ln/lnfdo8tf24rxnjpw.jpg" width="514" height="377" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>After a series of acclaimed installations around the world, Munro will be bringing his Fields of Light back to the project&rsquo;s birthplace at Ayers Rock (Uluru) in the heart of the Australian red desert in 2013. The installation will be his largest to date, and it will be powered entirely by solar energy.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/45238224/surface-tension-lamp-by-front Surface Tension Lamp by Front Archinect 2012-04-16T19:50:00-04:00 >2012-04-18T13:50:19-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/51/51a5487634f972df8c0112a0eb59ccce.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>A bubble is brief, and bursts at your touch. But while it lasts, it catches the light and reflects the room like a multi-coloured temporary structure. We wanted to create a constantly changing lamp that combines the most ephemeral of lampshades with an LED light source that will last for 50000 hours. In the time it takes the LED to burn out, the lamp will have had 3 million different globe shades.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/45228582/bracket-goes-soft-buoyant-light bracket [goes soft]: Buoyant Light Archinect 2012-04-16T18:24:00-04:00 >2012-04-16T20:24:54-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i0/i03cngff7fnhxuvz.jpg" width="514" height="385" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> In anticipation of this week's event, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/45228588/join-archinect-in-hollywood-this-thursday-for-publish-or-bracket-goes-soft" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Publish Or... bracket [GOES SOFT]</a>, we will be showcasing a piece from the book each day this week. We hope to see you this Thursday!<br> &nbsp;</p> <p> <a href="http://brkt.org/index.php/soft/selections/buoyant_light" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Buoyant Light</strong></a><br> by Claire Lubell and Virginia Fernandez</p> <p> <em>The Canadian Arctic is a vast landscape, dotted with remote communities whose lives depend on natural cycles for subsistence. While imagining widespread distribution, Buoyant Light is sited in Igloolik, an Inuit community of 1600 at 70 degrees North with active creative and research programs. Like much of the Arctic, Igloolik is witness to acute changes in permafrost, sea levels and ice. As an island, it is particularly vulnerable to unreliable freeze-thaw cycles of the sea which directly affects safe hunting and traveling.</em></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0v/0vy80lgim7scbc94.jpg" title=""></p> <p> Image: View of Igloolik at night, illuminated on land and water by a distributed series of buoyant lights.</p> <p> <em>Buoyant Light consists of a balloon and a buoy which serve a dual function: to harvest solar energy, providing Iglooli...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/42229197/all-the-lights-of-the-kingdom All the Lights of the Kingdom Archinect 2012-03-21T18:34:00-04:00 >2012-03-21T18:35:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e9/e9467ccbbbfa70cdc4af733458d80ee0.jpg" width="514" height="414" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>I think Magic Kingdom is an exemplary model of superb light fixture choice in themed design; there is very little overlap and redundancy but very few fixtures call attention to themselves. Still, it would be offensive and out of place to offer modern LED freeway light poles in Liberty Square, so the lamps and light fixtures deserve our respect and appreciation as well: another hallmark of the WED tradition of perfection down to the tiniest detail.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/34362899/soda-bottle-sunlight-water-chlorine-55-watt-lightbulb Soda bottle + sunlight + water + chlorine = 55 Watt lightbulb Paul Petrunia 2012-01-13T11:30:00-05:00 >2012-01-13T22:46:03-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ab/abdv65wzghhcajg5.jpg" width="514" height="312" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> A simple, yet brilliant, new concept is providing free solar-powered light for thousands of families in poverty-stricken Philippines.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/31118536/lit-up-an-led-lighting-field-trial Lit Up: an LED lighting field trial Nam Henderson 2011-12-16T08:18:30-05:00 >2011-12-20T11:16:03-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/la/la1ulax91b9daz0g.jpg" width="304" height="449" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>"We like to test things in-situ in order to understand their real performance rather than rely on manufacturers' claims," explained James Russill, EST's technical development manager</p></em><br /><br /><p> The UK based <a href="http://www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Energy Saving Trust (EST)</a>, has completed a&nbsp;study&nbsp;which measured the performance of more than 4,250 LED light fittings installed at 35 sites. The LED lights were all installed in social housing and based on the findings, EST suggests&nbsp;the "new technology" can deliver huge energy savings, reduce costs and makes residents feel safer. To read the report in its entirety visit the EST's site <a href="http://www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/Publications2/Energy-efficiency/Lit-Up-an-LED-lighting-field-trial" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">here</a>.</p>