Solar-Powered LEDs Light Up the Night at Brompton Lodge

January 2, 2014 by  
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The Brompton Lodge Trees is a semi-permanent, off-grid lighting feature by Candlestick Design commissioned to form an engagement with a community through art, installation and conversation with the surrounding environment. The trees are lit by solar-powered LED lights that are timed based on the cycle of the sun – so operation times get later as the night hours change. + Candlestick Design Photos by Eve Wilson The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Brompton Lodge Trees , Candlestick Design , eco-art , environmental art , green art , green design , green technology , LED , LED art , LED lighting , light-emitting diodes , Solar Power , sustainable design        

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Solar-Powered LEDs Light Up the Night at Brompton Lodge

Solar-Powered LEDs Light Up the Night at Brompton Lodge

January 2, 2014 by  
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The Brompton Lodge Trees is a semi-permanent, off-grid lighting feature by Candlestick Design commissioned to form an engagement with a community through art, installation and conversation with the surrounding environment. The trees are lit by solar-powered LED lights that are timed based on the cycle of the sun – so operation times get later as the night hours change. + Candlestick Design Photos by Eve Wilson The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Brompton Lodge Trees , Candlestick Design , eco-art , environmental art , green art , green design , green technology , LED , LED art , LED lighting , light-emitting diodes , Solar Power , sustainable design        

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LED Lighting Has Become Almost Boring, and That’s A Good Thing

September 24, 2010 by  
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spacewalker by Dark, displayed by Eurolite all lousy images by Lloyd Alter We become so jaded and blase´. A few years ago, walking through the Light Canada Show (part of IIDEX and the Green Living Festival in Toronto) I was bug-eyed at all of the wonderful innovation in LED lighting

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Sensitile Terrazzo Tiles Integrate Fiber Optics and LEDs

December 21, 2009 by  
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With fiber optics and LEDs, lighting is becoming part of the fabric of our buildings. Sensitile isn’t particularly green, but it is an interesting demonstration of where things are going. The fibers can be lit from any source, even solar

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Mayon Volcano Ready to Erupt, May Cause a Little Climate Cooling

December 21, 2009 by  
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Mayon is the largest of the Philippines’ 22 active volcanoes, at 8,070 feet. The plumes of smoke and flows of lava make it seem like it is already erupting, yet scientists say the big fireworks could be still to come, and more than 40,000 people have been evacuated

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Best and Worst of 2009: TreeHugger’s Most Popular Stories on Digg

December 21, 2009 by  
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Image: Courtesy of Larry Madin, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Digg.com continues to be an important player in the social news world and as such is a good place to find and share stories. Last year I brought you 75 Stories You Dugg: A Year of TreeHugger on Digg.com , and 2009 was another big year for the social media site and we saw a bunch of our stories become popular.

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Lamaconcept Felt Carpet with Embedded LED Lighting

December 7, 2009 by  
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Think: Material was launched at September’s IIDEX /Neocon trade show and reprised at Construction Canada last week. It is a collection of the latest “new and sustainable materials” from around the world, curated by materials consultant Jim Salazar. We will present some of the more interesting ones in our Materials Monday feature

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