Advancing the effective use of light for society and the environment.

Wednesday, January 12, 2005

Utility Administrators: Learn About Lighting
Photo of utility worker and streetlight

The LRC is planning its first lighting seminar designed especially for utilities and public agencies responsible for energy conservation programs. Administrators and personnel are invited to attend the jam-packed two-day seminar titled, “What you always wanted to know about lighting but didn’t know who to ask,” scheduled for early May. The seminar will include topics such as:

Separating myth from reality on lighting technologies:

Where and how does daylighting fit into new building design and construction?

Lighting controls:

Solid-state lighting and LEDs:

Using lighting as a distributed resource to control demand on utility systems, transmission lines, substations and circuits.

Outdoor lighting:

Watch the April LRC newsletter and your mail for more details. If you wish to be put on the seminar mailing list, please contact Peter Morante at

About the LRC

The Lighting Research Center (LRC) is part of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and is the leading university-based research center devoted to lighting. Founded in 1988, the Lighting Research Center has built an international reputation as a trusted and reliable source for objective information about lighting technologies, applications, and products. Its mission is to advance the effective use of light and create a positive legacy of change for society and the environment.

2005 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY 12180 USA.

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