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LUCI’s Executive Committee statement in reaction to the situation in Ukraine

LUCI’s Executive Committee statement in reaction to the situation in Ukraine

31-03-2022

During a meeting on the 25th of March 2022, the LUCI Executive Committee stated: "In reaction to t...

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Earth Hour 2022

Earth Hour 2022

30-03-2022

On Saturday 26 March 2022, Earth Hour was taken up again by LUCI City Members. Organized every year since ...

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LUCI Annual Report 2021 is out!

LUCI Annual Report 2021 is out!

22-03-2022

We are pleased to share with you Connecting Cities with Light, the LUCI Annual Report 2021! Read t...

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New publication: Cities’ Guide to Smart Lighting

New publication: Cities’ Guide to Smart Lighting

17-01-2022

LUCI has published the Cities’ Guide to Smart Lighting – a white paper, from cities, for cities – aiming ...

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In Tallinn, the Haabersti tunnels receive a unique lighting solution

In Tallinn, the Haabersti tunnels receive a unique lighting solution

19-12-2021

Earlier this year, the City of Tallinn, a LUCI member, unveiled a new adaptive lighting for tunnels in th...

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LUCI awarded 2021 Spotlight prize of the LIT Lighting Design Awards

LUCI awarded 2021 Spotlight prize of the LIT Lighting Design Awards

14-12-2021

LUCI has received the 2021 Spotlight prize of the LIT Lighting Design Awards for its contribution to ...

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Celebrating 10 years of the Ghent Light Festival

Celebrating 10 years of the Ghent Light Festival

15-11-2021

The Ghent Light Festival celebrated its 10-year anniversary in 2021 by bringing back some of its most pop...

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LUCI AGM Tartu – a one-of-a- kind event

LUCI AGM Tartu – a one-of-a- kind event

15-11-2021

The LUCI Annual General Meeting 2021 in Tartu, Estonia brought together over 200 LUCI members and the urb...

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LUCI and the European Capitals of Culture, a special relationship?

LUCI and the European Capitals of Culture, a special relationship?

15-10-2021

In the early eighties, the Greek and French culture ministers came up with the idea of designating every ...

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New lighting for Reykjavík’s Ódinstorg square

New lighting for Reykjavík’s Ódinstorg square

29-09-2021

The Municipality of Reykjavík recently inaugurated a new look for the Ódinstorg square in the cit...

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Opinion on Smart Lighting: « How can cities coordinate the whole process of development to becoming a smart city? »

Opinion on Smart Lighting: « How can cities coordinate the whole process of development to becoming a smart city? »

29-09-2021

By Zoltán Pap, Managing Director, Budapest Flood and Public Lighting Company – BDK (City of Budapest) ...

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Opinion on Smart Lighting: « We need to ask the right questions and keep the rights of citizens above all else »

Opinion on Smart Lighting: « We need to ask the right questions and keep the rights of citizens above all else »

29-09-2021

By Helene Qvist, Smart City Consultant, City of Albertslund We asked leading city representatives and ...

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Lyon extends presence-detection pilot

Lyon extends presence-detection pilot

24-02-2022

In 2021, the City of Lyon finalised the extension of a streetlighting pilot on presence detection of ...

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Geneva Ready For A New Decade: The City Unveils Revision of Lighting Masterplan

Geneva Ready For A New Decade: The City Unveils Revision of Lighting Masterplan

13-01-2022

The 2009-2019 Lighting Masterplan was the first document to provide the City of Geneva with a global visi...

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Jop openings: Communications Manager / Events and Communication Coordinator

Jop openings: Communications Manager / Events and Communication Coordinator

06-01-2022

The LUCI team is growing! LUCI is looking for a Communications Manager and an Events and Communicatio...

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21 Highlights for 2021

21 Highlights for 2021

06-01-2022

The year 2021 was full of cooperation on urban lighting within LUCI. If you missed some of that, here are...

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Lighting with children: exchanges on inclusive, participative creative lighting at LLFF2021

Lighting with children: exchanges on inclusive, participative creative lighting at LLFF2021

14-12-2021

Over 190 participants from around the world explored creative lighting in cities at the Lyon Light Festiv...

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