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LRC study shows uniform lighting in parking lots provides better sense of security, 75% energy savings

A new study from the LRC shows that improving the uniformity of lighting in parking lots can increase the sense of safety and security, as well as provide up to an additional 75% energy savings by lowering total light levels.

The study, “Energy and user acceptability benefits from improved illuminance uniformity of parking lot illumination,” tested the relationship between illuminance, uniformity, and user acceptance in parking lots, and calculated the advantage that LED luminaires offer at producing more uniform beam patterns.

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