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DELTA Snapshots: Private Office Lighting Controls
Title:  DELTA Snapshots: Private Office Lighting Controls
Date:  1999
Author(s):  Judith Block
Number of Pages:  2 pages
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Properly designed and installed lighting controls can reduce energy costs and increase employee satisfaction. This Snapshot gives the results of a study evaluating employee satisfaction with automatic and manual lighting controls, the effect of manual lighting control accessibility on users, and the effectiveness of automatic and manual lighting controls for saving energy. Manual dimming, on/off control strategies, and occupancy sensors in private offices are all considered.

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