Environmentally sensitive lighting both reduces light pollution of the night sky and cuts down on wasted energy. In this article, the latest professional guidance for lighting engineers is reported on. Lighting standards are given in British Standard BS 5489:1992, Parts 1-10. Two recent publications described in this article are: (1) Road lighting and the environment from the Department of Transport, 1993; and (2) Starry starry night, published jointly in 1994 by the Council for Protection of Rural England and the British Astronomial Association.

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    Hemming Group, Limited

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  • Authors:
    • POLLARD, N
  • Publication Date: 1994-9-15


  • English

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  • Pagination: p. 18-9
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 181
    • Issue Number: 5308
    • Publisher: Hemming Group, Limited
    • ISSN: 0039-6303

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  • Accession Number: 00671175
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: TRL
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Jan 24 1995 12:00AM