Interior Lighting Campaign
|HighLIGHTs Issue: 7.0||April 2017|
Upgraded Troffer Performance Specification Means More Savings, More Flexibility
The newly updated specification for commercial lighting can help building owners save more than 50 percent on their energy use per troffer, and up to 80 percent if advanced lighting controls are included. If all troffers in the U.S. met this specification, approximately $5 billion in energy costs could be saved annually just from lighting alone! Read more....
Controls-Enabled LED Retrofit Kit Performance Specification
This voluntary "challenge" specification is being developed collaboratively with input from industry to help building owners and operators define the desired performance characteristics for retrofit kits used to convert existing lighting systems used in troffer, suspended, low bay, and high bay applications to light-emitting diode (LED) and controls technology. Read more....
Case Studies Highlight 2016 ILC Exemplary Performance
13 organizations were recognized for the exemplary performance in the application of high efficiency troffer lighting systems. Several of the recognized have shared their keys to success, methodologies, and tips through case studies. Read more....
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ILC is a collaborative effort between the Building Owners and Managers Association International, Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, the International Facility Management Association, U.S. General Services Administration, and the U.S. Department of Energy.
Join the ILC and gain access to resources, technical assistance, and recognition for your efficiency achievements. It's easy, and it's free!
The ILC aims to speed the market adoption of highly efficient lighting technologies and associated controls by providing guidance and technical assistance, documenting best practices, and by providing recognition for exemplary installations.
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EXPLORING LIGHTING SOLUTIONS IN THE BETTER BUILDINGS SOLUTION CENTER
As organizations upgrade their buildings they are sharing their interior and exterior lighitng solutions. Read more about Better Buildings partner results and innovative solutions being shared in the Better Buildings Solution Center.
Learn more at energy.gov/betterbuildings