Litenow Ltd are commercial lighting specialists, helping businesses reduce carbon emissions and costs using effective lighting technologies.
We are are based in Wokingham, Berkshire within easy reach of the M4, M3 and M25 motorways. We cover Southern England and Wales.
We provide a comprehensive lighting installation and maintenance service for all indoor and outdoor lighting.
We select and install products from suppliers with an emphasis on longevity and reliability.
Our energy saving products enable huge savings to be achieved within a very short payback period.
We have a team of funders eager to finance low energy lighting schemes from across all industry sectors, usually with minimal upfront capital costs.
Litenow are already working with major blue chip companies as well as SMEs to achieve a real difference.
A safer brighter more efficient workplace… the Litenow approach to commercial lighting.
AGD SYSTEMS LTD
We are delighted at the prospect of cutting our carbon footprint here in Cheltenham and have been very pleased with the professional service that Litenow have given us. The new lighting fixtures are proving very efficient and the lighting levels achieved have been well received by all company personnel.
We are delighted at the prospect of cutting the carbon footprint of our Cwmbran site by an amazing 35 tonnes of CO2 a year. The lighting installation provided by Litenow Ltd is proving to be a cost-effective part of achieving this goal.
CROWNE PLAZA READING
We are very happy with the LED fittings installed by Litenow. The 70,000 hours life, IP65 rating and 50% energy savings made them an ideal choice for this poolside installation. With vastly reduced maintenance requirements these fittings should ensure our premium leisure facility remains looking at its best.
The works carried out by Litenow have resulted in the better lighting and efficiency for our business. The personal service from Steve and the Team was detailed and very consultative. We benefited from their wealth of knowledge of best route forward and were always kept informed and engaged in the process. I always felt the advice was to the genuine benefit of IC Resources. For any business considering engaging Litenow, I would simply say; ‘Go for it. Excellent!’
ACCESS IS READING
Access IS has a world-wide customer base including airports, retail point-of-sale, retail banking and financial institutions and public transportation smart and mobile ticketing. We design and manufacture in the UK, with hardware and software engineering employing one third of our staff.
We have worked with Litenow for several years on a range of projects including the installation of energy efficient lighting in our new warehouse and regular emergency light testing. They have also provided full turnkey solutions for major factory refits giving us the benefit of working with the same coordinated team for multiple requirements.
We value long-term relationships and relish the challenges of helping customers manage the input and output of data from electronic systems in the most cost-effective way.
Litenow share our philosophy of providing a responsive and professional service and maintaining the highest standards of integrity and business ethics
EMERGENCY LIGHTING TESTING
Litenow support compliance with BS5266 regulations through the provision of emergency lighting testing and the supply of appropriate safety lighting fittings.
Evacuating from a dark, unfamiliar building during an emergency can be upsetting and dangerous.
Locating Fire fighting equipment and Fire Exits in unknown surroundings can lead to panic and injury.
Emergency Lighting systems are designed to provide safe levels of illumination in the event of power outages caused by power cuts or fires.
These systems will only operate effectively if they are maintained regularly.
To ensure that your system operates effectively when you need it most, and that your legal obligations are met Litenow can regularly inspect, repair and maintain your emergency lighting system.
Litenow recommends that Emergency lighting systems should be function tested on a monthly basis and that a full 3 hour discharge be carried out annually.
• Battery and charger inspection and test
• Test the operation of each light and confirm that it works efficiently for the required duration
• Clean, lamps and diffusers where required
• Maintain asset register and testing details into site log book
LIGHTING ENVIRONMENT IMPROVEMENTS
Litenow can help your business maintain safe lighting levels. Regular maintenance will ensure that your lighting system operates correctly.
Existing lighting systems can benefit from regular maintenance. Lamp and diffuser cleaning will ensure maximum light output from each light fitting.
Having the correct lamp colour will greatly improve the working environment. Daylight fluorescent lamps can be utilised to recreate natural daylight, and orange sodium vapour lamps can be replaced with bright white lamps which can transform the working environment.
The correct choice of lamp can enhance colour rendering, reduce strain, and improve the working environment.
Litenow can provide an electrical audit together with energy reduction proposals to help your business save on energy costs.
Analysis of the electrical supply will show the typical energy consumption of your business. Data can be analysed to see where potential energy wastage is occurring.
Analysis of the electrical supply will show the typical energy consumption of your business. Are lights being left on unnecessarily? Do time-clocks switch on lights when not required?
Can lighting control systems be implemented to help your business reduce running costs and reduce carbon footprint?
Our smart metering systems allow you to see where maximum savings can be achieved.
REDUNDANT FITTINGS AND LAMPS
Litenow ensures all redundant lamps, fittings and packaging are reprocessed through accredited agents.
All lamps are disposed of as hazardous waste and a Waste Transfer Note is obtained for each consignment. Packaging is separated and reused wherever possible Litenow is ISO 14001 certified. We ensure that our operations causes the minimal amount of impact on the environment.
We promote Reuse, Reduce and Recycle throughout every area of our business.
Litenow is registered with the Environment Agency as a waste carrier and our vehicles are equipped to carry redundant lamps for reprocessing.
Although the majority of new light fixtures are LED there are still legacy systems with millions of gas discharge lamps being removed from commercial premises each year. The WEEE regulations were introduced to drastically reduce the environmental impact of waste electrical and electronic goods, including lamps, by encouraging the re-use and recycling of these materials.
GUIDANCE ON REGULATORY CHANGES
Litenow can work with your business to meet legislative requirements for energy reduction.
Companies are under increasing pressure to comply with legislative changes within the commercial environment. ESOS, Building Regulations, CO2 reduction initiatives, Waste Electrical and Electronic Regulations – all must be considered when planning your lighting refurbishment.
Litenow can help with the implementation of the necessary requirements when considering upgrading your existing lighting systems.
Our intelligent lighting systems provide valuable data ensuring your maximise the efficiency of your premises.
REGISTERED WASTE CARRIER
Issued by the Environment Agency (EA) this allow us to carry waste and ensure that is reprocessed through our accredited partners. We ensure that our activities do not cause pollution of the environment, harm to human health or serious detriment to local amenities.
The need to manage the impact that our business and processes have on the environment has never been more important. Litenow is fully committed to reducing our carbon footprint and to reduce, reuse and recycle wherever possible. We have plans to further enhance our status as a Low Carbon Business.
Locally, we believe we have a responsibility to contribute to the well-being of the communities we live in. We are committed to providing a clean, safe and environmentally friendly local business.
By investing in a modern vehicle fleet and implementing electronic management processes we are continually reducing the impact of our operations on the environment.
Locally we recycle our waste materials in a responsible manner and attempt to be environmentally friendly wherever we can. We also support local beekeepers and are looking to support the installation of a beehive on common ground adjacent to our offices.
THE ENVIRONMENT AGENCY
Litenow are members of the 2 Degrees Network, a membership of businesses who support environmentally friendly business practices.
Working to create better places for people and wildlife, and support sustainable development.
Recolight is an industry body set up by UK Lamp producers to support WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) regulations on the recycling and re-use of electrical waste including fluorescent lamps.
The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) promotes the safe and effective use of powered access worldwide.
Possible run positive, practical projects focused on tackling climate change at the community level, and turn these local actions into a force for bigger changes.
With more than 300 clients and over 27,000 contractor members, SafeContractor is one of the fastest growing health and safety assessment schemes in the UK.