Lighting Technologies

This page describes lighting technologies and how they are used in the scheme

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Lighting

Commercial Lighting Formula for commercial and industrial sites

The ESS Rule provides a method for up-front deeming of the energy savings from lighting upgrades.

Acceptable lighting technologies

Equipment Requirements for Commercial Lighting

The ESS Rule has specific requirements for the types of lighting that can be used. In general, the following characteristics need to be addressed before lighting equipment can be accepted for use in lighting upgrades:

  • electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) and electrical safety.
  • total power consumption of the lamp or luminaire (lamp circuit power).
  • minimum asset lifetime and performance requirements.

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