Stop by any warehouse, just about anywhere in the world, and look up. Chances are you will see a ceiling lined with batten lighting – and dozens, if not hundreds, of fluorescent lamps. As businesses search for ways to cut costs and reduce their carbon footprints, swapping out fluorescent lighting for more energy-efficient options seems like an obvious move. So why are they still there?
The answer, quite simply, is that there hasn’t really been a better option. Until now.